Effective, caring politicians on their retirement are worthy of recognition.
We agree with Kara Lipski's statement in her letter Cyclists and walkers need to share (July 25). ''It's great that everyone may use the waterfront - it's our space.'' ''Our space'' indeed. We certainly don't want to see an office block on Site 10 or anywhere at North Kumutoto. It's public land and should be landscaped to make a wonderful area for all to enjoy.
It's scandalous that anyone in the public service can have their spending scrutinised, yet MPs remain protected.
Some sudden, intrusive sounds provoke what I can only describe as an involuntary, irrational rage.
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