Tag Archives: Taranaki Daily News

• UPDATE: Storm over beer-swilling bride

UPDATE: Storm over beer-swilling bride

She had a beer. So what. Taranaki’s beer-drinking bride Katrina Hayman is bemused by controversy that has erupted after a photo of her drinking a beer at the Taranaki Bride of the Year competition was published in the Taranaki Daily News yesterday. Organisers have called for an apology, many callers have expressed their displeasure and […]

• Beer-swilling bride sparks controversy in New Zealand

Beer-swilling bride sparks controversy in New Zealand

A front-page photo showing a contestant in a Bride of the Year competition taking a swig of beer has sparked controversy in New Zealand. Katrina Hayman, a pig midwife, was snapped by the Taranaki Daily News as 34 women relived their big day for the event. “At your wedding you’re relaxed because you have your family […]