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Sideswipe: No wind? No probs
Sideswipe: No wind? No probs

No wind? No problem. "The Scottish flag was flying high in Glenfield, but there was no wind so look what they had to do…

Sideswipe: Flat out cop tussle
Sideswipe: Flat out cop tussle

At first glance this looks like your typical police tussle.

Cast your vote for others
Cast your vote for others

Maybe this is the best way to vote? Spotted in John St, Ponsonby.

Quizzes

3pm distractions quiz: September 19 quiz 3pm distractions quiz: September 19

Test your knowledge and sharpen your mid-afternoon…

Herald daily quiz: September 19 quiz Herald daily quiz: September 19

Current events, geography, history, trivia ... Test…

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Sideswipe: Sick birthday card
Sideswipe: Sick birthday card

An unusual birthday card, very small small print, Boris the robot and munching out marathon runners.

Sideswipe: Cat in apple?
Sideswipe: Cat in apple?

Grumpy cats, cheeky open home registers, an RSA catastrophy and antique gun collectors in today's Sideswipe.

Sideswipe: Minty fresh Mojito
Sideswipe: Minty fresh Mojito

"I ordered a virgin Mojito," writes Allison. "The barman looked confused. I proceeded to explain the contents. My last item…

Sideswipe: English lesson
Sideswipe: English lesson

A colloquial English lesson on the grounds of a Henderson school.

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Sideswipe: What a cock up
Sideswipe: What a cock up

The bronze sculpture of a rooster balancing on the back of a chair has been plucked from the square…

Sideswipe: Let oldies decide

On the window of the University of Otago's sociology/gender studies department.

Sideswipe: Bike-only lanes?

Truck drivers pleased to see a dedicated cycle path open in Auckland (via @Rblundell on Twitter).

Sideswipe: Inspiration found?

"It looks like Labour's creative agency borrowed its campaign straight from the supermarket bargain bin," says Brad.

Sideswipe: Clever naming
Sideswipe: Clever naming

German police are pleading for witnesses to a $3.5 million beer heist.

Sideswipe: Remember the kids

"I couldn't quite figure out if it is referring to something specific or perhaps it's just friendly advice," says a reader…

Sideswipe: KFC reality check

A reader's hopes for the yummy burger she'd viewed on TV were dashed on a Sunday afternoon.

Sideswipe: Move those dogs

Hobsonville Point wants all dogs to move to West Yorkshire, England, says Deborah Samson.

Sideswipe: Pino-Key-o

Pino-Key-o. Wonder if the defacer was caught on camera doing this billboard? My money's on a drummer.

Sideswipe: Separated at birth
Sideswipe: Separated at birth

Another look at twins, separated at birth. This time, Kim Dotcom and Sontaran from Dr Who.

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Global success for Downton Abbey
video Global success for Downton Abbey

The 'downstairs' cast of the hit period drama 'Downton…

Airbus A380 timelapse
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This time lapse video shows the interior of a Qatar…

Pure Champion: Windsor Park Plate preview
video Pure Champion: Windsor Park Plate preview

Trainer Lance O'Sullivan discusses the chances of…

Mark Todd falls off horse
video Mark Todd falls off horse

Kiwi equestion legend Sir Mark Todd was captured in…

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