Light plane crash in Springfield, Canterbury
Light plane crash in Springfield,
At 12.05pm Sunday 19th January 2014
police were advised of a light plane that had crashed near
Springfield, North Canterbury.
Emergency services are in
A further media release will be completed when
further information is
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Urgent Bill Planned:
MP Pay Rises To Match Public Service
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