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Wellington, NZ
Friday, November 22, 2019

Road blocked due to crash – Glenside

Police are currently in attendance at a crash on Middleton Road at Glenside, near Wellington where are car has gone through a train track barrier and crashed down a bank. The driver of the vehicle is in a critical condition and is currently being helicoptered...

Where to Vote in Wellington

We've put together a list of all the voting booths across wellington - pick one in your electorate and go vote! Election Day Voting Places On election day, Saturday 23 September, all voting places will be open from 9.00am until 7.00pm. The busiest time of...

Serious incident in Upper Hutt

Police are attending a serious incident in Heretaunga, Upper Hutt. Emergency services were called to Stream Grove at 9.21am following a report a pedestrian had been hit by a train. Police are asking the public to avoid the area.

New World Opens Voting for Plastic Bag Charges

New World Supermarkets have just put out a voting website to gain your views on increasing the price of plastic bags in their store. There are currently 22 New World supermarkets across the Wellington region. Plastic waste is a major issue in New Zealand,...

5 Baby Lambs Stolen From Upper Hutt Farm

Last night someone broke into an Upper Hutt farm in Mangaroa and stole 5 of their baby lambs. Almost all of these lambs are less than 1 week old some are as young as 1 day old. It is vital for the survival of these very...

Person dead after being hit by train in Tawa

A person was hit by a train near Linden Station in Tawa just before 7.45am and is reportedly dead. All trains on the Kapiti line are currently suspended due to the incident. Bus replacements from Porirua are starting to be sent out.

Crash on SH58 Haywards Hill Road

Police and other emergency services attended the scene of a two-car crash which occurred this evening at 7.35pm on SH58 Judgeford, near Pauatahanui. No diversion was in place as the road closed in both directions. A rescue helicoper attended the scene, and later the road...

Election Campaigners by SH2 Motorway

Election campaigners have been taking risky steps to get their signs in front of drivers eyes. Three campaigners were spotted right beside the SH2 Melling Intersection in Lower Hutt today. They appeared dangerously close to the Melling line train track, concerning those nearby. The...

Girl attacked with glass when walking in Porirua

A girl was cut on her face and neck with glass during an alleged sexual assault in Porirua / Whitby last night. She was walking in a walkway between Tairangi School and Whitby, when approached and attacked. Police are investigating the incident, and supporting...

Flooding starts across Wellington

Strong rain and wind today has already led to road closures, cancelled flights, and power outages. Now the flooding is starting. If you have flooding in your area, please message our Facebook page.

Wellington Weather

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