Archives for Capital Magazine

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

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  • Our city CEO October 10, 2013

    Wellington City Council’s new Chief Executive, Englishman Dr Ken Lavery, has a clear agenda for what he wants the council to do to fix Wellington. And he’s pretty determined to lead the mayor and ...

  • City seeks mojo September 12, 2013

    Can the mayor of a city make a difference? Four of the candidates for the top job in Wellington certainly think so.

    One factor uniting the candidates is the belief that the city needs to ...

  • Sweet tunes for Wellington’s waterfront September 5, 2013

    It started out as a bit of an off the wall idea last year: find a piano and place it on Wellington’s waterfront so that anyone who fancied knocking out a tune could do ...