Letters to the Editor

The Weekend Sun welcomes letters and photographs from readers. Preference will be given to letters that are short (200 words maximum), supplied with the writer’s full name and contact details. Photographs are best in high resolution and jpg format. Email: letters@thesun.co.nz


Project simply delayed

We have lost two-and-a-half years’ work of the Northern Link roading project being undertaken because the announcement by this government is the... Read More

The truth behind climate change

I would like to thank Clayton Mitchell, NZ First MP, for his column: Climate change: a balanced perspective needed (The Weekend Sun, January 31, page 22). About... Read More

Climate change

In response to W Keen and P Kelly (The Weekend Sun, January 31, pages 28-29) criticising my letter (The Weekend Sun, January 24, page 27), the following:... Read More

Why bet on a rigged race?

J Lash from Hawera (The Weekend Sun, January 31, page 29) offered me a $20 bet on Trump being returned to power. There is no way I would take that wager... Read More

Mission impossible

It seems B. Mikaere (The Weekend Sun, January 31, page 28) has missed the whole point of my letter although he seems to be highly involved in this Mission... Read More

SH2 – yet again!

I see the hoary chestnut of SH2 has now moved from Letters to the Editor to the reportage pages. It really is time to bury this issue, for the time being... Read More

Aussie bushfires

We seem to have many on the left equating the bushfires to climate change. It could be said this is a total lie. The university of Alabama, Huntsville,... Read More

5G concern

T Livingston (The Weekend Sun, January 24, page 27) is concerned about the impact of 5G on all of us. Now I know where false facts come from. This reminds... Read More

Making a noise

So the tail wags the dog?  One person makes 80 complaints about noise from the Greerton Hall and the Council has to close down many activities. ... Read More

Another word on climate change

Regarding P Otway's statement (The Weekend Sun, January 24, page 27) that he disbelieves scientist's statement that there is less CO2 in the atmosphere... Read More

A balanced view needed

It is time that the population awoke from the ‘woke’ philosophy that is presently controlling the country with the approval of Government,... Read More

Calling for more

I agree with B Waits views (The Weekend Sun, January 24, page 27), on the amenities available to the public of Tauranga. As a relative of mine moved to... Read More

Taking the bet

P Dolden (The Weekend Sun, January 10, page 28), I'll bet you twenty dollars that President Trump is returned to office. J Lash, Hawera.... Read More

Weighing in on climate change

In reply to P Otway’s letter (The Weekend Sun, January 24, page 27), he disputes some figures. He says only three people in Australia have been... Read More

Ocean sanctuary urgency

The Kermadec Ocean Sanctuary Bill is about to go through its second reading. This action would permanently protect endangered species and provide a refuge... Read More