The Long Lunch: In case you missed Monday

Long Lunch 23/07/2018

In case you missed Monday, here are some of the best bits from The Long Lunch on July 23rd, 2018.

New Zealand Picton Pub running for international award


Co-owner of Seumus’s Irish Bar in Picton Vanessa Evans on how their establishment, with its “mix of all things Irish, with a Kiwi touch” managed to get shortlisted for the coveted international Irish Pub of the Year award. 

Natalie Ritchie's real message to NZ Prime Minister Jacinda Arden

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The Australian author and parenting magazine journalist Natalie Ritchie on the real message she was trying to send New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern in a thought-provoking piece that was done a massive disservice by a lazy headline writer.

Humanist Society of New Zealand president Sara Passmore

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The Humanist Society of New Zealand president Sara Passmore on the unexpected problems organisers of the International Humanist and Ethical Union meeting -- which is taking place in Auckland next month -- are having getting Pakistan’s human rights advocate Gulalai Ismail into the country for the event.

Mark O’Connor

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The Bowls Wellington chairman Mark O'Connor on the apparently sudden battle bowls clubs across the region find themselves in with police over the renewal of their liquor licenses, despite decades without any liquor-related incidents.

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