News | Swimming
23 Oct 2019 17:59
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 > Sports > Swimming

    Part of Wellington Railway Station has looked more like a swimming pool today

    Part of Wellington Railway Station has looked more like a swimming pool today


    Heavy rain has been drenching the capital, sending a deluge down the steps of the pedestrian subway.

    NZME's Mark Mitchell has been told a manhole halfway up the stairs popped.

    He says the water was ankle deep at its peak.

    The water has now been mopped up.

    A severe weather watch is in force for Wellington.

    MetService meteorologist Tui McInnes says the capital has had 32 millimetres of rain between 5 and 11am.

    © 2019 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Swimming News
     07 Oct: Findings from a new water survey are difficult to swallow
     27 Sep: Former swim coach Paul Frost charged with 57 child sex offences involving 11 boys
     17 Sep: Kiwi Corey Main has announced his retirement from competitive swimming
     16 Sep: A couple of para sport triumphs around the world this morning..
     11 Sep: Two more medals for New Zealand at the para swimming world championships in London
     10 Sep: Para swimmer Sophie Pascoe's claimed her 10th world championship title
     01 Sep: New safety measures at popular Auckland swimming pool in after teenager left paralysed in freak accident
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    England is about to front media again ahead of their Rugby World Cup semi final against the All Blacks More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    The potential closure of a Southland aluminium smelter has sucked 1.5 billion dollars from the value of Kiwi power companies More...



     Today's News

    Entertainment:
    Kim Kardashian West and Kanye West renewed their wedding vows after their son Psalm was born 17:36

    Business:
    The potential closure of a Southland aluminium smelter has sucked 1.5 billion dollars from the value of Kiwi power companies 17:27

    Entertainment:
    Miley Cyrus is on "vocal rest" after her hospital stay 17:06

    Netball:
    The Silver Ferns feel they're in the midst of a new era in New Zealand netball 16:57

    Rugby League:
    Hooker Brandon Smith's excited to see his new teammates begin their journey in the Kiwis jersey 16:47

    Living & Travel:
    Mental health concerns increasingly common among young Australians, report finds 16:47

    Entertainment:
    Prince Harry and Prince William have "good days and bad days" 16:36

    Rugby League:
    The Kiwis will be doing it for their mate when they take the field against the Kangaroos in Wollongong on Friday 16:27

    Business:
    Botched assassination plot sees Chinese hitmen wheel and deal their way to prison 16:07

    Entertainment:
    Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan's son Archie is "so chatty" 16:06


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2019 New Zealand City Ltd