A new butcher is in town as Havelock North's oldest butchery is sold to well-known Hawke's Bay brand Waipawa Butchery.

Owners Duncan Smith and Annabel Tapley-Smith have bought the business which has been providing Havelock North's meat goods for 92 years.

"We had been coming up here to markets for a while and people would always ask when we were going to move up here or open a store," Tapley- Smith said.

"To be able to make the move has been great but to have this space come available and to carry on the great work Paul (Greaney) has done

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