State Highway 1 closed after crash – Taupiri
"State Highway 1 closed after crash – Taupiri"
Highway 1 is closed near Taupiri after a crash at 11:50am
involving two vehicles.
Seven people have been injured –
one person with serious injuries and the six others with
A helicopter has been dispatched to the
The road has been closed at Great South Road
diverting traffic south through Ngaruawahia, and at the
Waikato Expressway/Gordonton Road intersection.
are asked to avoid the area if
© Scoop Media
Gordon Campbell: On What We Could Do For Hong Kong, If Only We Dared
There has been something repulsive about PM Jacinda Ardern’s assurances that our joint 5 Eyes criticism of China’s actions over Hong Kong – and China’s harsh reaction – are all well understood on both sides. According to Ardern, it has been a case of us saying the sort of things we’ve said before, them acknowledging our need to do so, and then them responding much as we would expect them to do. All neat and tidy. Frankly, if all of this is merely virtue signalling on our part, and huffy declarations of independence on their part, then what’s the point of this diplomatic dance..? More>>