Mitch Harris: 'Should there be an age limit to drive tractors and farmbikes?'

Night Talk 02/10/2018
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Night talk: Mitch Harris opening comments, Tuesday 2nd October 2018.

Tonight: Do you think people under the age of 15 should be allowed to drive a tractor on a farm?

Police divers have recovered the bodies of the mother and child who were killed after a tractor drove into a North Otago dam. 

Nadine Tomlinson, 33, was driving the tractor and trailer unit on a farm near Dunback when it lost control, slipping into the reservoir on Sunday afternoon.

Her son, three-year-old Angus Tomlinson, also died in the accident. 

Also tonight: National MP Jami-Lee Ross is stepping down from the National Party front bench to deal with some personal health issues. 

Why did National Party leader Simon Bridges today label his decision to leave as 'embarrassing'?

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