12:38: While all attention is on who will be the new leader, let’s not forget this is the final caucus for Bill English. His policies are leaving New Zealand in a much better position than it was when he first became an MP.
10:45 : Kiwiblog has a fun poll on the leadership, results to be posted tomorrow.
10:22 – The Herald reports that Mark Mitchell has pulled out of the race.
10:20: Media outlets are live blogging the National Party leadership contest.
NZ Herald here
Radio NZ here