Ivan Kostanich and Dave Baldwin have both recently passed away. Kostanich seemed ageless, winning national singles titles into his 70s. Baldwin had an illustrious career, with only Ian Dickison having won a more recent men's Commonwealth Games gold medal for New Zealand.
Each week the session features compositions by a great jazz artist. The house band open with a couple of tunes and then musicians are invited up to join in.
Featured composer: Oscar PetersonHouse Band: Leonardo Coghini (p), Seth Boy (b), Mark Lockett (d)Date and time: Sunday, 18 Apr 2021, 2.30-4.30pmVenue: The Southern Cross, 39 Abel Smith Street, Te Aro
The Upper Hutt Rams beat Johnsonville 23-19 on their Old Timers’ Day at Maidstone Park. By Adam Julian, Steven White & Ian Knightly. Five of the seven second round Swindale Shield games in Wellington on Saturday went down to the wire, with little separating the sides on fulltime. Petone, the Upper Hutt Rams, Old Boys...