A leading global warming sceptic, Lord Christopher Monckton,
will speak in Dunedin next month. His visit is part of a
national ''Climate Freedom Tour'' and will include a lunch
and an evening function on April 23.
The Otago Regional Council has launched a fresh attack on the
$100 million waterfront hotel proposed for Dunedin, saying a
lack of information on the proposal means resource consent
for the project should be rejected.