Drivers put my life 'at risk'


Cycling is my sport. It is my passion. It is my pastime and obsession. But is it safe?

Some road users are bullies Lots to learn from UK cycling laws Christchurch cycling route changes flawed

Have you bagged a trophy?

stag What is it that draws you to the bush, mountains, or maimais in pursuit of that elusive animal?

Southampton to strike again?

Graziano Pelle After a week of incredible football and amazing results, see how round nine of the EPL is shaping up.

On a red cloud nine

This beautiful photo series from Alice Fong captures dramatic red clouds seen from Nelson's yacht marina.

Top five reader comments

From flagons of port to burgers washed down with chocolate milk, our readers' health is questionable.

The digital love connection

online dating Have you found love in the digital world? Or has one too many Tinder dates scared you away?

Random toddler terror acts

Here's one for the hair-tearing, patience-of-saints, end-of-your-tether, parents of toddlers.

Well, that was weird

Kiwi pet shaming

Pilot loses engine at 700ft

Former RNZAF pilot Peter Coveney recalls a night flight of terror when his engine cut out midair.

Flatmate saved my life

I was home alone when I had a seizure, swallowed my tongue and started losing consciousness.

Headlights, terror, oblivion

Flatlining but still alive

Gorge's deadly conveyor belt

Fighting to reach the water's surface, I was swept up Carnage Gorge for another chance to drown.

Fooled by 'Mountain Oysters'

stag They came from Fiordland. They looked like sliced sausages. They weren't too bad, with a bit of salt.

A bit of gross on the side

Whether intentional, a dare, or a barf-making accident: tell us the grossest thing you've eaten.

Not loving laver bread

What does dog soup taste like?

Oh cute, a baby eat

After the third bite, Mark Chambers wondered what he was eating. Then things started to get crunchy.

I was an 'exclusive pumper'

I wasn't breastfeeding my baby but I wasn't a formula mum. I was part of a club that isn't acknowledged.

Breast was best, in the end

From day one breastfeeding was hard, there was certainly nothing natural about it. But things changed.

Breast isn't always best

'I thought I'd gone crazy'

Why breast isn't always best

I was exhausted, sick and suddenly my son didn't want to breastfeed. What was I doing wrong!?!

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