(ed:..if labour lose mt roskill..will little be rolled..?..)
The low profile of Labour candidate Michael Wood and National backbench MP Parmjeet Parmar together with the Kaikoura earthquakes has meant the battle for Mt Roskill has not generated many headlines.
‘The earthquake definitely did shift some focus away and completely understandably’ Wood said.
‘But it’s interesting for local people because they have had no other MP for 35 years.
‘This is the first time for a very long time in which people are definitely making a choice about somebody who will not be Phil Goff to be their MP.