Archives for July 2016

This a selection of John’s recent work. All his travel stories are published at:

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  • Step back into the past: A journey into the far north August 5, 2018 Touring around the north of Northland is a step back into our earliest history, both European and Māori. It is the story of how the races met and interacted, of colonial days, development, hardship, conflict ...
  • Cruising the capital’s cultural classics August 4, 2018 Wellington is well suited for walking around its major cultural experiences. Several important museums and galleries are strung along the waterfront, adjacent to the downtown area, or are just a block or two back from ...
  • Single-sex schools work January 6, 2018 Single-sex schools workRoger Moses, the headmaster of Wellington College for the past 22 years, held his last senior prizegiving last November as he prepares to step down in April this year. He spoke to JOHN BISHOP about ...
  • Mandatory wearing June 12, 2017 Up bustling Cuba Street is a clothing business catering for men, but run by women, which is celebrating twenty years selling high-quality locally made garments, often tailored specifically for clients. Surviving in retail for twenty years ...
  • Bus off July 13, 2016 Graham Atkinson used to be Mr Fixit for Stagecoach, the company that previously ran the buses in Wellington. He probably knows more about bus services than any other single person, having been a driver himself ...
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