Reminder: Daylight saving ends on Sunday 6/4/14
Reminder: Daylight saving ends on
New Zealand Daylight Saving will
end next Sunday, 6 April 2014, when 3.00am becomes
People may find it convenient to put
their clocks back by one hour before going to bed on
Saturday 5 April.
As well as changing clocks, the end of
daylight saving is an opportune time for people to check
their household emergency plans and survival items and home
The daylight saving period runs from the
last Sunday in September to the first Sunday in April. This
year daylight saving will recommence on 28 September.
background on daylight saving in New Zealand can be found on
the Department of Internal Affairs website.
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Greens: Russel Norman To Stand Down As Co-Leader
Green Party Co-leader Dr Russel Norman has announced today that he will stand down as leader at the party’s Annual General Meeting in May. Dr Norman will remain as Co-leader and retain his finance and climate change portfolios until the AGM.
“After nearly a decade as Co-leader, now is a good time to find a new challenge for myself, and to spend more time with my family” said Dr Norman.
“This is my ninth year as Co-leader and I think it’s time for a change. Now is a good time for new leadership for the Party. My replacement will start from a strengthened base and will have a full parliamentary term to establish himself in the role and take the Greens into government in 2017." More>>