Articles tagged Clutha-Southland


A new police investigation into former National MP Todd Barclay has again found insufficient evidence to press charges, in the wake of a Newsroom investigation which led to his departure from Parliament.

Prime Minister Bill English has confirmed Todd Barclay offered to play him the recordings he had made of a staff member - but still says he “simply doesn’t know” whether they actually existed.

Keen to move on from the Todd Barclay scandal, Prime Minister Bill English dangled the indistinct prospect of a second family incomes package in front of voters in his first major speech of the election campaign.