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The TOM June 2019

One of my favourite sights whenever I fly back to Taranaki from Wellington is the lines of greenery you see along so many of our waterways. They are the result...


Opunake & Coastal News Column June 20 2019

At Fieldays last week, National launched the third in our line of Discussion Documents, this time focused on the Primary Sector. While sector returns look strong, farmers at Mystery Creek...


Opunake Coastal Column - Friday 25th August

Housing.  One of the hot topics for this year’s election, and rightly so.  The roof over your head, the warmth in winter and the safety of your own place for...


National busy delivering across the country

In election year, National is busy delivering a clear plan for our country’s future so New Zealanders can have continued confidence that the country will be led well, should we...


More people connected to faster fibre in New Plymouth

More New Plymouth locals now have access to faster and more reliable internet, says Local MP, Jonathan Young. Deployment of the first phase of the Ultra-Fast Broadband programme in New...


Jonathan's Journal 9th August

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The Tom - July 2017

As a kid growing up, I always loved the suspense of election night. My dad was an MP for 24 years in South Taranaki. Many still remember him, Venn Young....


Mental Health in Taranaki

With New Zealand at the highest level of teen suicide in the OECD, there is no question that mental health is top of mind for many New Zealanders. “Mental health...


Jonathan's Journal 21st July

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Jonathans Journal 27th June

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