Media statement from Lincoln Kidd's family
Media statement from Lincoln Kidd's
The family of Lincoln Kidd are very
relieved today that there has been an arrest and
manslaughter charges laid in relation to Lincoln Kidds
They believe the forestry industry needs to be
reformed in order to make it safer and this arrest and
charges send a very strong message to forestry employers.
They will not be making any further
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Pukeahu Park : ANZAC 100th Anniversary Dawn Service In Pictures
Roughly 18,000 people gathered this morning at Pukeahu Memorial Park for the Anzac day centenary. Anticipating the large turnout, patrons arrived as early as 4.30. It was virtually impossible to get near the Memorial after 5am. By 6, the crowds on Taranaki Street had stretched as far back as the Z Petrol station.
The screens erected around the park displayed the live events to those who had turned up. The heat generated by the huge number of people caused many to take a turn. Medics and ambulances were on hand for the fainting crowd members. Only twenty minutes into the ceremony, one medic said they had already dealt with 15 to 20 spells. More>>
Reflections On The Day.