Category Archives: Video

What makes a career in journalism? Jim Tucker tries to explain

New Plymouth journalist Jim Tucker has spent nearly 60 years as a journalist and teacher. Here he talks to a colleague about what’s involved. Continue reading

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Pukekura Park in Winter

Pukekura Park has its special ways of coping with Taranaki’s winter months. Take a look at this two-part photo essay to see what happens. Continue reading

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How to drop a tree safely in a busy public park

Here’s how to fell a big tree in a busy park…with great care. Continue reading

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End of a 140-year-old life

A bunch of brave fellers lop the top off one of the last old pine trees at Pukekura Park in New Plymouth. Once one of dozens, this 140-year-old specimen used to towered above the band rotunda at the bottom end … Continue reading

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