Ps ... From the newsroom
As always, when a controversial change in legislation, in this case a bylaw, comes into force, the proof of the pudding is in the eating. So it will be with the Easter Trading bylaw passed by the Timaru District Council yesterday. Will businesses open en masse, or just a couple take advantage? Will workers who don’t want to work feel pressured, or able to decline without any concern? We won’t know until the coming Easter.