National Radio 8am Bulletin
Phillida Bunkle – Britomart – Child Abuse – Chechnya – Migrant Doctors – Toxic Waste
PHILLIDA BUNKLE: Alliance Leader Jim Anderton says the decision to withdraw Phillida Bunkle from the Wellington Central seat is a local initiative which follows consultation in the electorate. Richard Prebble says he expects to receive some of
BRITOMART: Mayor of Auckland says the possibility of legal action will not change her council’s decision to drop the Britomart project.
CHILD ABUSE: Accusations that cases of Child Abuse are not being adequately reported by doctors and teachers.
CHECHNYA: The UNHCR is concerned at the state of refugees trapped on the Chechen border.
MIGRANT DOCTORS: Doctors say a package aimed at migrant doctors is disappointing.
TOXIC WASTE: Ministry of Environment says a new toxic waste facility would be ideal to clean up Mapua, but is too expensive.