British and Irish Lions tours ‘not viable’ if they get any shorter, warns four-trip icon Brian O’Driscoll

Brian O’Driscoll has warned rugby’s blazers to stop messing around with the British and Irish Lions ‘ tours. A further reduction in the number of Lions matches is up for discussion when the current international calendar expires in 2019. This [Read More…]

Housing crisis will consign seniors to a more lonely lifestyle, scholar warns

The housing crisis, left unchecked, will collide with the country’s ageing population to create unprecedented social dislocation in years ahead, a professor of public health says. Otago University’s Professor Philippa Howden-Chapman said a largely unexplored dimension of the housing “crisis” involved how falling [Read More…]