Rachel Wise, Editor, Hawke's Bay Community Newspapers
The Hastings Leader’s readers like to know what’s happening.
They are fiercely parochial about their town and its sporting and community heroes, quick to celebrate successes and equally fast to respond should a sector of their community need a helping hand.
Source: Nielsen CMI Q2 19 - Q1 20 15+
"Hastings people love a good event and they do events well - hosting the Horse of the Year Show, the annual Blossom Parade, national wine awards, national race meetings and more and the Hastings Leader gets a front row seat."
Weekly Print Readership16,000