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Adding a 'W' gives Hamilton more oomph!

Tuesday, 22 September 2009, 9:46 am | Clan McGillicuddy

The Laird McGillicuddy today made a hard-hitting call for the City of Hamilton to change the dead famous person after whom it is named. New Zealand’s greatest inland metropolis is currently named after an obscure Victorian British naval officer, Capt. ... More >>

McGillicuddy launches ‘Hillary Hill’ project

Wednesday, 11 February 2009, 9:39 am | Clan McGillicuddy

The Laird McGillicuddy, Graeme Cairns, today joined the debate over which mountain is to be renamed as a lasting tribute to the late Sir Edmund Hillary, with the lodging of his official proposal to the New Zealand Geographic Board. More >>

We must at least pretend to like it: Laird

Tuesday, 22 May 2007, 9:43 am | Clan McGillicuddy

“Although the Americas Cup yacht racing may look like a piece of irrelevant extravagant elitist yuppie twaddle, New Zealanders should take it seriously, as it does have the potential to be extremely beneficial to us as a nation. More >>

Classic Kiwi bike tale helps rev up trees

Tuesday, 14 November 2006, 12:27 am | Clan McGillicuddy

The Laird McGillicuddy Graeme Cairns explains how the man who played Hannibal "The Cannibal" Lecter has given new life to his lemons. The Roger Donaldson film The World’s Fastest Indian really inspired me. More >>

Teenage drinking problem solved

Thursday, 9 November 2006, 1:27 pm | Clan McGillicuddy

Aunt Dottie, former health spokeswoman for the now defunct McGillicuddy Serious Party, today unveiled her simple but effective pharmacological solution to unruly teenage drunkenness. More >>

Chief calls for Guy Fawkes to be extended

Tuesday, 7 November 2006, 1:21 pm | Clan McGillicuddy

The Laird McGillicuddy, Graeme Cairns, today condemned proposals to ban the sale and domestic use of fireworks as "patronising over-protective wowserism". More >>