DHB offers discounted parking at hospital

RNZ Auckland, October 3, 2018 The Waitemata District Health Board will introduce discounted parking tickets for people who frequently visit patients in hospital, after a backlash against high parking prices. The $20 cost to park at the DHB’s hospitals for the day has drawn strong criticism from community groups. Board chair Judy McGregor said that the new ticket would be…

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Nelson man jailed on child sex abuse charges

Supplied Content Wellington, October 3, 2018 A 48-year-old Nelson man was sentenced in the Nelson District Court on 3 October 2018 to six years and nine months imprisonment for distribution, making, and possession of child sexual abuse imagery. The offender, Jeffery Frank Chadwick, pleaded guilty to 22 charges. These charges were for distribution (6 charges), making (11 charges), and possession…

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