525 days ago

National Volunteer Week 2018 - Quote

Sarah Macdonald from Volunteering New Zealand

National Volunteer Week is next week! (17-23 June). We’ve been busy collecting quotes to reflect our NVW theme:

“Volunteers, The Heart of our Community – By many, the work will be completed, Mā tini, mā mano, ka rapa te whai.”

#NVW2018

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More messages from your neighbours
5 hours ago

The team from BreastScreen Auckland

Breast Screen Auckland

Kia ora It’s Miriam and the team from BreastScreen Auckland

BreastScreen Auckland is excited about supporting women in our community aged 45-69 have their FREE BreastScreen (breast x-ray) in their neighbourhood.

We know that being able to have your mammogram close to where you live, work and/or play means less travel and more time for you.

If you need more information, please feel free to drop in and chat to Tangi and team on the Mobile Screening unit between 8.30 – 4.30pm or visit us online at www.timetoscreen.nz.

Registering is easy, just select from one of the 5 options below which best suits you:

* Call 0800 270 200 (select 2)
* Text “Breast” to 226
* Email: info@breastscreen.co.nz
* Ask your GP Practice Team or
* www.timetoscreen.nz

Become a Neighbourly Champion by encouraging women in your life aged 45-69 to go for their FREE mammogram (Breast x-ray) every 2 years.

Come in and visit us outside the Langimalie Health Centre on 29 Hill Street, Onehunga from 25th November – 18th December or at 12 St Marks Road, Remuera.
Find out more

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16 hours ago

Homeleigh Flower Truck

Shelley from Mission Bay

Have some peony’s on board, Alstromeria looks so fresh feels like you could eat it, Delphinium in white, delicious Red Gladiolis, Freesias both white anancona (the white is so fragrant and sure to sell out quickly), just one bucket of red tulips, and I have brought white Stock from a new grower and it looks amazing and two bunches For only $12, Also have some dark red Lilly’s.

Will be in Baddeley Ave, Outside Madills Farm (Melanesia end) on Tuesday and Thursdays from 9am until 1pm.

Monday’s, Wednesday’s and Friday’s are market mornings, and as such my hours on these days are 9:30 am until 1:30pm

Thanks for all of your support it is truly appreciated.

18 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
  • 11.7% No - it’s a bit of harmless fun
    11.7% Complete
  • 6% I don’t have an opinion
    6% Complete
  • 42.6% Only for those found guilty of abuse
    42.6% Complete
685 votes