30 Oct 2015

Former MP Bruce Gregory dies

3:15 pm on 30 October 2015

Former Maori MP Dr Bruce Gregory has died at the age of 78.

The Te Rarawa GP became the member for Northern Maori in 1980 , winning the seat in a by-election following the resignation of Matiu Rata.

Dr Gregory held the seat until 1993.

He died last night in Kaitaia Hospital, after a long illness.