Banks leads race for mayoralty

Banks leads race for mayoraltyJohn Banks is in a strong position to win back the job of Mayor of Auckland City, poll results show.
A Herald-DigiPoll survey shows Mr Banks ahead of Mayor Dick Hubbard. The former mayor and National Cabinet minister is on 43.7…
[Auckland News]

Vital numbers;

John Banks 43.7% up 0.5%

"The Dick" 35% down 2.4 and dropping like a whore's draws

Swney 7.2%

The last poll seven weeks ago showed Mr Banks with a 5.8-point lead over Mr Hubbard.

That is probably a safe position for Banksie.