49 days ago

Cessation of Manukau East Patient Transport Service

Lindsay Upton from Manukau East Council of Social Services (MECOSS)

After transporting hundreds of Manukau East residents to Botany SuperClinic, Manukau SuperClinic and Middlemore Hospital, the Manukau East Patient Transport Service will wind down its weekday shuttle service today following a twelve year run.
MECOSS thanks Howick and Pakuranga Shuttles for the years of dedication they have shown to our community.

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6 hours ago

Poll: Should horse racing be banned?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

The Melbourne Cup can be seen as an excuse for people to dress to the nines and get so drunk that they often miss seeing the races.

The physical and psychological pain these horses suffer is immense, with the movement against horse racing growing as animal welfare advocates call for change. What do you think? Should horse racing be banned? Vote in the poll below.

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Should horse racing be banned?
  • 39.7% Definitely - it’s inhumane
    39.7% Complete
  • 10.4% No - it’s a bit of harmless fun
    10.4% Complete
  • 5.4% I don’t have an opinion
    5.4% Complete
  • 44.4% Only for those found guilty of abuse
    44.4% Complete
441 votes
1 hour ago

Certificate in Wine

New Zealand School of Food & Wine

Want to learn more about the world of wine?
Learn about principle grape varieties and characteristics, the winemaking process, sparkling wine production, viticulture and more!
Sign up for the Certificate in Wine course over 7 evening sessions this Holiday season.
Mon 25 November - 9 December | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm.

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5 hours ago

What's On: MINI COMPOSTING WORKSHOPS BEACHLANDS

Kowhai from Birkdale

These mini-courses offers an introduction to composting basics – bokashi, worm farming and cold composting. Cost: Free. Book online: https://compostcollective.org.nz/events/mini-composting-workshops-beachlands/
MINI COMPOSTING WORKSHOPS BEACHLANDS
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