Caution whilst travelling throughout Northland District
"Police News Alert Issued *** 2.28pm, February 6th
Police advise all motorists to
use caution whilst travelling throughout Northland District
over the next few days. The first significant amount of rain
is falling after a long dry period making the roads
By mid-afternoon there had
at least been 5 vehicle accidents reported throughout the
region and it is strongly recommended that all drivers pay
particular attention to their speed and following distances,
bearing in mind the
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Parliament Today: State Opening Of Parliament
The House sits at 10.30am today before MPs are summoned to hear the Speech from the Throne in the Legislative Council Chamber.
The speech delivered by the Governor-General on the Government’s behalf outlines its priorities for this Parliament.
After this MPs will return to the House for the presentation of petitions and papers and the introduction of any bills.
The Government has five notices of motion on the Order Paper which can be debated. These relate to relating to the appointment of the Deputy Speaker, Assistant Speakers, the reinstatement of business in a carryover motion and one on “Entities to be deemed public organisations”. More>>