Consumer NZ head of research Jessica Wilson said supermarket specials were used so frequently that the claimed savings were questionable.Read more
The August issue of North & South
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What's your risk of a heart attack?
Donna Chisholm looks at the latest research on cardiovascular disease and the factors that reduce your risk.
Centrepoint: The healing
A new documentary tells the story of survivor Angie Meiklejohn’s teenage years at Bert Potter’s toxic community. Anke Richter revisits the legacy of Centrepoint.
Rex Haig's unfinished business
￼Mike White investigates the murky deals done to convict Rex Haig of murder, and the questions the authorities still refuse to answer.
The rise of Rolleston
From big-city escapees to Cantabrians making a fresh start after the quakes, Donna-Marie Lever looks at what’s putting Rolleston on the map.
Facing the music
Veteran TV reporter Ian Sinclair looks back at the love affair that changed his life.
Sense of an ending
Facing the end of her life at the age of 48, mother of five Lisa Thompson talks to Hannah Brown about the toll of her difficult childhood.
Sarah Catherall talks to the foodie-in-charge of Wellington on a Plate, Sarah Meikle.
Diary of a divided land
Joanna Wane finds herself amid tumultuous times on a two-week trip to Israel.
Margo White wonders if your phone might be eavesdropping.
Jenny Nicholls finds there is more to glasses than meets the eye.
The best places to eat this ski season – from Ohakune to Queenstown – when you come off the snow.
Mike White heads to the snowy hills, valleys and hamlets of northern Southland.
Cancer specialists could do better in discussing treatment options with patients, a new Victoria University of Wellington study finds.Read more
You've got to give it to Sensing Murder, never has a show spun out so little content into hours of complete crap.Read more
The owner of The Jefferson has taken over cafe-bar Imperial Lane and refreshed it with a new look and a new menu.Read more
The Green Party leadership have dug in their heels and won't be reversing any of the decisions they have made in government.Read more
In Kay Mellor’s new drama, sweetness and light meet bitterness and pedantry.Read more
A 27-year-old man is obsessed with a nine-year-old girl … it's Lolita, of course, but Sofka Zinovieff's main character is no Humbert Humbert.Read more