Truck rolled - SH1, Pukerua Bay,Porirua
The southbound lane of SH1, Pukerua Bay, Porirua, is blocked
and the northbound lane partially blocked after a truck and
trailer rolled around 6.50am.
Diversions are in place at
Paekakariki Hill Road.
Delays are expected and motorists
are asked to avoid the area if
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Gordon Campbell: On The Gun Buy-Back Scheme
Do gun amnesties and buy-backs save lives? Since it’s always difficult to exclude all of the socio-economic factors that may be operating in parallel, the die-hard denialists in the gun lobby will always be able to find a bit of wiggle room.
Yet when taken in tandem with the actions already taken by the Ardern government to outlaw rapid fire rifles and shotguns, there is ample reason to conclude that the buy-back and amnesty scheme announced this morning will indeed save lives in New Zealand. More>>