News | Politics
25 Apr 2018 20:33
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Politics

    Anderton buried on Waiheke Island

    Former deputy prime minister Jim Anderton has been buried on Waiheke Island.


    Jim Anderton has been buried on Waiheke Island.

    The former deputy prime minister, who died last weekend, was buried at Onetangi Cemetery on Saturday afternoon, near where his mother is interred.

    He had a public service in Christchurch, his adopted home city, on Thursday.

    He was remembered at the ceremony, attended by hundreds of mourners, as someone with a strong moral compass and sense of family, and by Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern as a "towering figure" in New Zealand politics.


    NZN




    © 2018 NZN, NZCity


     Other Politics News
     25 Apr: NZ sends condolences over Toronto attack
     25 Apr: Greens throw hat in Northcote ring
     24 Apr: Ardern 'really positive' on EU trade deal
     24 Apr: NZ to send gifts to new royal baby
     24 Apr: Pressure on government on housing
     23 Apr: Decision to remove flogging from public eye in Indonesia's Aceh draws Islamist resistance
     22 Apr: Victorian Government offers cash incentive to help households get better energy deal
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Squire unlikely for French Tests More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    NZ shares mixed ahead of Anzac Day holiday More...



     Today's News

    International:
    Korea talks: What does China have to gain or lose from a potentially reunified Korean Peninsula? 20:26

    Rugby League:
    Hunt masterclass in Dragons' Anzac NRL win 20:26

    Entertainment:
    Dwayne Johnson has welcomed his third child into the world 20:23

    Entertainment:
    Kim Kardashian West sometimes feels “overwhelmed” by her fame 19:53

    Netball:
    Netball NZ refuses to let the Sunshine Girls take the Taini Jamison Trophy back to Jamaica 19:46

    Entertainment:
    Karen Gillan says Robert Downey Jr. always hosts lunch for the cast of the ‘Avengers’ franchise 19:23

    Rugby League:
    NRL round-eight preview panel 19:06

    Entertainment:
    Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and her newborn son have left the hospital 18:53

    International:
    Harry, Meghan honour Anzac dead in London 18:46

    Entertainment:
    Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, have thanked hospital staff who helped deliver their third child 18:23


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2018 New Zealand City Ltd