43 days ago

Do you know someone who's had to wait a months to sit their restricted licence?

Carly Gooch Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Students, refugees and people who rely on a licence for their jobs are having to travel hundreds of kilometres to sit their restricted licence, or wait months in their home town. Do you know someone who has experienced the challenges of locking in their practical test? Since the story was published, driving instructor Kevin Bannan says more test times have been opened up in April.

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More messages from your neighbours
10 days ago

Have you had the Covid vaccine jab?

Carly Gooch Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Nelson Marlborough is one of the top performers when it comes to delivering the Covid vaccine, and now a Covid Vaccination Centre has opened in Nelson, with a Richmond site opening next week. Have you been text to get a Covid vaccine or have you had them? Let us know what is was like.

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1 day ago

How can we make people feel welcome in Nelson?

Amy Ridout Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Sometimes, people shout abuse at Fatima when they see her on the street wearing her headscarf. She has lived in Nelson for eight years, but is still finding her place here. How can we make Fatima feel at home?

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12 hours ago

Youth Week

The Team from Graeme Dingle Foundation Marlborough

Happy Youth week Aotearoa 💚

Youth Week celebrates young people's valuable contributions to their communities. Our vision is make Aotearoa the best place in the world to be young!

Find out more about what we do here!

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