Henderson Police seek woman and child
Henderson Police want to locate
Nikki Cribb and her 10 month-old child
May 2014 - 1:10pm
Waitakere Police are
seeking to locate Nikki Cribb and her 10 month-old baby boy,
20 year-old Nikki has not been in contact
with Child Youth and Family since Wednesday 7 May, and is
believed to have travelled out of Auckland.
Child, Youth and Family have concerns for the welfare of
Bailey Cribb and anyone who has seen Nikki is asked to
contact Police or Child, Youth and Family.
Nikki Cribb and
her child may be in the Hamilton or Tokoroa areas.
with information is asked to contact Waitakere Police on 09
839 0600 or Child, Youth and Family on 0508 326
Information can also be given anonymously to the
organisation Crimestoppers on 0800 555
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On The Eleanor Catton Rumpus
If anyone was in doubt about the accuracy of the comments made in India by Eleanor Catton, the reaction from some quarters here at home has gone a long way to proving her point.
By ‘some quarters’, I mean (a) RadioLive host Sean Plunket who called Catton a “traitor” and (b) Prime Minister John Key who dismissed her views as being those of a typical Green Party supporter, which is apparently almost as bad.
In context, Catton seemed to be talking about the mixed feelings she felt after what she had created suddenly becoming a kind of public property claimed by the entire country and its leaders. That must feel weird at any time, in any place. Catton evidently finds it particularly alienating when the government of the day has shown little interest in the arts beyond their promotional/economic value. More>>