December 16, 2016 ‘I share in rugby’s joy, but despair at the controversy’: Barbara Chapman at the Rugby Awards The Spinoff | Staff writers Independent journalism takes time, money and hard work to produce. We rely on donations to fund our work. If you can help, donate to The Spinoff Members. The Spinoff Weekly compiles the best stories of the week – an essential guide to modern life in New Zealand, emailed out on Monday evenings. Email * Success! You are now signed up! Something went wrong. Try again later?