The month he spent in the Philippines setting up new
emergency communications links for the Red Cross after
Typhoon Haiyan highlighted the value of communications
systems and how they made things easier during a major
emergency, a Dunedin man says.
There were a few mutters of ''about time'' from onlookers as
an excavator took a day yesterday to demolish two historic
Dunedin buildings that had stood partially collapsed in
Rattray St for three years.
A little rain could not dampen the enthusiasm of racegoers
(from left) Jan Aitken and Kim, Adrian and Jaimee Caffell as
they squeezed under an umbrella to watch race three from the
hill at the Waikouaiti Races yesterday.