Bromley, Christchurch

33 days ago

Strong wind watch

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

MetService has issued a strong wind watch for Christchurch.

Valid: 11 hours from 5:00pm Monday to 4:00am Tuesday.
Forecast: Northwesterly winds may approach severe gale in exposed places at times.

An update for severe weather will be issued by 10:00am Monday 16 Sep 2019.

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33 days ago

Heavy rain and strong wind warning

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

MetService has issued a heavy rain and strong wind warning for the headwaters of the Canterbury Lakes and Rivers and the Canterbury High Country.

RAIN: Valid: 12 hours from 3:00pm Monday to 3:00am Tuesday.
Forecast: Expect 100 to 140mm of rain to accumulate near the main divide, and 70 to 100m … View more
MetService has issued a heavy rain and strong wind warning for the headwaters of the Canterbury Lakes and Rivers and the Canterbury High Country.

RAIN: Valid: 12 hours from 3:00pm Monday to 3:00am Tuesday.
Forecast: Expect 100 to 140mm of rain to accumulate near the main divide, and 70 to 100m within 15km east of the divide. Peak rates of 15 to 25mm/h, with possible thunderstorms.

WIND: Valid: 12 hours from 6:00pm Monday to 6:00am Tuesday.
Forecast: Northwesterly gales are forecast to be severe at times, with gusts reaching 120km/h in exposed places.

An update for severe weather will be issued by 10:00am Monday 16 Sep 2019.

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33 days ago

Poll: Do you intend to vote in the upcoming local council elections?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

It will soon be time to have your say on who represents your community by voting in the 2019 local elections. Do you intend to vote?

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Do you intend to vote in the upcoming local council elections?
  • 66.5% Yes definitely, democracy is vital
    66.5% Complete
  • 24.8% Maybe, I'm struggling to find anyone I want to vote for
    24.8% Complete
  • 8.7% No, I just can't be bothered with local councils
    8.7% Complete
1610 votes
33 days ago

Become a Dementia Friend

Alzheimers NZ

Almost every Kiwi whānau is affected by dementia at some point. Maybe a family member or one of your friends or workmates has dementia?

September 21 is World Alzheimers Day – a day we can all take a moment to help people with dementia. Over 17 million people have joined Dementia Friends … View more
Almost every Kiwi whānau is affected by dementia at some point. Maybe a family member or one of your friends or workmates has dementia?

September 21 is World Alzheimers Day – a day we can all take a moment to help people with dementia. Over 17 million people have joined Dementia Friends worldwide. So why not you?

Learn how you can help in simple and small ways. Wear a badge. Take time to listen. Pop over for a cuppa. It only takes 20 minutes online.

Show your support and help people with dementia to live well too. Join Dementia Friends today.
Learn More

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34 days ago

Fancy a $50 Z Gift Card?

AMI Insurance - Head office

Get a $50 Z Gift Card to spend at any Z service station with every new AMI Comprehensive Car insurance policy you buy online by Monday 7th of October 2019.* The more new AMI Comprehensive Car policies you buy, the more $50 Z Gift Cards you’ll get!

Get a quick quote today.

*Ts & Cs apply
Get a quote

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35 days ago

Fundraiser Sale

Cathy from Bromley

These 2 beautiful cushions were hand made by one of the older bowlers and very kindly donated to the Canterbury Junior/Youth Tenpin bowling team to help raise funds towards Nationals to be held in Manukau in two weeks. They are purple even though in the photos they appear more blue. They are … View moreThese 2 beautiful cushions were hand made by one of the older bowlers and very kindly donated to the Canterbury Junior/Youth Tenpin bowling team to help raise funds towards Nationals to be held in Manukau in two weeks. They are purple even though in the photos they appear more blue. They are 40cmx40cm. Not only is there a zip on the cover but also one on the filling bag so can be restuffed. So soft and luxurious feeling.  Any offer will be considered. If interested or would like more information please message or text on 0211110058. Thanks for your support.

Negotiable

35 days ago

Take the stress out of retirement living

The Team from Ryman Healthcare Limited

In retirement, having certainty about your living costs can provide great peace of mind.

It’s something Judith and Bob have discovered since moving to Bert Sutcliffe Retirement Village in Auckland. The couple enjoy peace of mind knowing exactly what they’re going to pay each week at the … View more
In retirement, having certainty about your living costs can provide great peace of mind.

It’s something Judith and Bob have discovered since moving to Bert Sutcliffe Retirement Village in Auckland. The couple enjoy peace of mind knowing exactly what they’re going to pay each week at the village. As a Ryman Healthcare village, Bert Sutcliffe residents enjoy a fixed base weekly fee for life – guaranteed.*
Judith explains, “For us it was a no brainer, it was the best decision.

*Some conditions apply
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36 days ago

Specials this weekend at Opawa vege shop (Shop1-124 Opawa RD) - Thank you for viewing

Yue from Opawa Fruit & Vegetable Shop

Fruits:
NZ Oranges $2.50/kg
1.5kg nz oranges $2.99/bag
large Mango $2.99ea
Coconut $1.99ea
5pk Avocados $3.69/bag
Medium Size Avocados $0.99/EA
Extra Large size Avocdos $1.99/ea
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Fruits:
NZ Oranges $2.50/kg
1.5kg nz oranges $2.99/bag
large Mango $2.99ea
Coconut $1.99ea
5pk Avocados $3.69/bag
Medium Size Avocados $0.99/EA
Extra Large size Avocdos $1.99/ea
Loose NZ Mandarins $4.99/kg
1.5kg nz Apples(red or green) $1.99/bag
1kg NZ Lemons $2.99/bag
Bagged NZ Lemons $1.99/bag
NZ Braeburn/ NZ Rose/NZ Champion Apple/Envy Apples $2.99/kg
NZ Large Gold Kiwifruits $4.99/kg
NZ Large Green Kiwifruits $2.99/kg

VEGEs:
Loose NZ Tomatoes $8.99/kg
broccoli $1.29/ea
Green Capsicums $1.69ea
Red/yellow Capsicums $1.99ea
celery $2.99/bunch
Fancy Lettuce $2.99/bunch
cauliflower $2.99ea
Cabbage $2.99ea
eggplant $2.99ea
500g Brussel sprout$1.50/bag
1kg table carrots $1.50/bag or $1.89/kg
1.5kg onion $1.99/bag
kumara red/orange/purple jumbo $3.99/kg
450gm Chinese garlics $2.50/bag
spinach $2.99/pk
250g green beans $2.99/bag
bagged yams $2.99/bag

Spuds:
2.5kg Spuds (white/red) $2.99/bag
5kg Desiree potatoes $3.99/bag


2L Caw&Gate milk $2.99/Bottle
Dole Canned fruit 410gm (fruit Salads / peach/pear) $0.99ea

Thank you

36 days ago

Transform your candle holders

The Team from Resene ColorShop Ferrymead

A marble finish always looks elegant whichever form it takes, from kitchen islands to smaller ornaments such as candle holders.

Painting your own marbled effect has become a hot trend of late, and the good news is that it’s so easy to create using Resene Lusta-Glo.

Make the most of this … View more
A marble finish always looks elegant whichever form it takes, from kitchen islands to smaller ornaments such as candle holders.

Painting your own marbled effect has become a hot trend of late, and the good news is that it’s so easy to create using Resene Lusta-Glo.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene. Find out how to create this quick and easy project yourself.

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41 days ago

Do you treasure your phonebook or chuck it straight in the recycling bin?

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Hey neighbours - Do you still use the phone book?

It lists the names, addresses and phone numbers of people, but according to some it belongs in the recycling bin of history.

However, with nearly two million Yellow and White Pages landing in letterboxes up and down the country, the directory may… View more
Hey neighbours - Do you still use the phone book?

It lists the names, addresses and phone numbers of people, but according to some it belongs in the recycling bin of history.

However, with nearly two million Yellow and White Pages landing in letterboxes up and down the country, the directory may still prove more popular than rhetoric would suggest.

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37 days ago

movers

Brian from New Brighton

Looking for some quick cash job furniture movers, to move boxes and furniture out of house and into container on same site. Will entail some of boxes coming down a short internal staircase. TV off wall. Hardest part will be to get couch from upstairs and might require some clever thinking. Packing… View moreLooking for some quick cash job furniture movers, to move boxes and furniture out of house and into container on same site. Will entail some of boxes coming down a short internal staircase. TV off wall. Hardest part will be to get couch from upstairs and might require some clever thinking. Packing done.. Should only take maybe two hours max depending on manpower. Location is New Brighton.
Date will be around 20th to 22nd September (Fri, Sat or Sun).
Brian 02040400007

37 days ago

Addictive Eaters Anonymous

The Team from Addictive Eaters Anonymous - Christchurch

Monthly AEA Web events are held on the third Saturday (Greenwich Mean Time) of each month.
For September it is 8am Sunday 22nd (NZ time).
For newcomers interested in receiving a Zoom invitation for the event, please email aeawebevent@gmail.com.

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37 days ago

The Voting Climate: A Stuff survey of every council candidate

Stacey Reporter from Stuff

Hi Neighbours,

As part of Stuff's Quick! Save the Planet project, we are contacting every candidate in every council race to ask a series of questions about climate change. We're also asking them all for a short position statement on climate change issues.

We'll publish the … View more
Hi Neighbours,

As part of Stuff's Quick! Save the Planet project, we are contacting every candidate in every council race to ask a series of questions about climate change. We're also asking them all for a short position statement on climate change issues.

We'll publish the results of our survey on a special section, in time for when ballot papers start arriving in mailboxes at the end of next week.

If you're standing as a council candidate, please answer Stuff's climate change survey.

To find out more, click here

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37 days ago

Original Drawing

Lorraine from Hillsborough

I bought this amazingly detailed Drawing from the Artist over 20 years ago. I love it, but I no longer have room on my walls as I am downsizing. I am looking for offers over $100. Serious buyers may view this by appointment.

Negotiable

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