Waiuku graves vandalised

Two grave sites belonging to Returned Servicemen have been vandalised, and their headstone plaques stolen in Waiuku. Waiuku Police were notified by a member of the public this morning, Thursday 11 May, that the two sites at Waiuku Cemetery had been affected. “To do this at a cemetery is horrible enough, but to do it to the grave sites of […]

Wesley name change proposals dropped

The New Zealand Geographic Board will not be taking forward proposals about the Auckland suburb of Wesley. The Board had planned to consider a proposal to strip the name of Wesley from a suburb between Mount Albert and Mount Roskill and give it to a new town development just north of Pukekohe. “The proposer, Grafton Downs Ltd, asked for its […]


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