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Local MP protects aquifers

April 3rd, 2014

2 April 2014 Tukituki MP Craig Foss has taken the voice of the Hawke’s Bay to the Beehive to ensure the main Hawke’s Bay aquifers are excluded from the 2014 Oil and Gas block offer. “In recent months I have fronted this issue with Energy Minister ... read more

Local group to get Community Intern

April 1st, 2014

28 March 2014   Local group  to get Community Intern In the latest round of funding announcements to help the Community and Voluntary Sector a local Hawke’s Bay group will benefit. “I am thrilled to see that Te Taiwhenua o Heretaunga Trust ... read more

Craig Foss and Chris Tremain host Young Leaders’

March 13th, 2014

The annual Young Leaders’ breakfast hosted by local MPs Craig Foss and Chris Tremain is taking place on Friday 14 March.   Each year the MPs invite local secondary schools to bring two senior leaders and a staff representative along to EIT to mix and ... read more

School digital hubs could extend broadband into rural homes and communities

February 21st, 2014

Schools with ultra-fast broadband and rural broadband can now share their fibre connections with their local communities. “What this means, is schools can share their internet capability so kids can carry on researching and learning outside of their ... read more

More students leaving school with NCEA Level 2

February 20th, 2014

 A good education leads to better jobs, higher incomes, and a better quality of life – something we want for all Kiwi children. Provisional 2013 results show the number of students leaving school with an NCEA Level 2 qualification significantly increased ... read more

Tremain and Foss encourage application for council youth funding

February 18th, 2014

Local MPs, Chris Tremain and Craig Foss encourage applications to the Ministry of Youth Development from Hawke’s Bay councils to the Youth Development Partnership Fund.   There is a total of $889,000 for allocation with between $10,000 and $70,000 ... read more

Fortress Napier – not a recipe for a successful future!

February 15th, 2014

Labour’s Napier spokesperson, Stuart Nash, has released yet another full-page advertisement revealing his complete ignorance of economic growth. He talks a big game on “working hard” to champion economic growth, yet in the same advertisement he ... read more

Welfare reforms providing support and encouragement

February 13th, 2014

Welfare reforms providing support and encouragement National knows that being off welfare and in work means a better life, and better opportunities for people and their families. Last year we introduced further welfare reforms, focusing on vulnerable young ... read more

Welcome to 2014; Election year.

February 13th, 2014

Welcome to 2014; Election year. I’m proud to be your local MP as well as being part of the team that is delivering real results for New Zealanders. As we head into another critical election campaign, I would like to share some of the recent highlights of ... read more

Welcome to 2014; Election Year

February 13th, 2014

Welcome to 2014; Election Year Another election year has arrived. Our John Key-led Government continues to focus on the issues that matter to you, Hawke’s Bay and to all Kiwis; a stronger economy, more jobs, better frontline health and education services,a ... read more

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