He came to New Zealand as a seven-year-old in 1958. Next week he's off to the UK. But all of a sudden he was told he might never be allowed back here. David Fisher investigates the baffling case of Tim Dare - are others in the same boat?


He spent 61 years here, paid his taxes, voted often and eventually retired on a state pension - then Tim Dare was told if he left New Zealand he might never be allowed back.

Dare couldn't believe it. He had arrived here from the United Kingdom as a boy in 1958, spent

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