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1 day ago

Hand Engravers

cody from Addington

Any recommendations for hand engravers? Most nowadays have machines, thats just not the same, and cant do what i need done.
I was hoping there maybe some retired people that are looking for a challenge to engrave a pattern on a copper ring. Please message me if you know anyone, or any people looking for a cash job.
Thank you for your time.

1 hour ago

Support Small Business on Instagram

Jaime Belsar from Dinky Media

Instagram have rolled out a “Support Small Business” sticker for Stories.

Tag your favourite small business in your story to feature their clickable profile and a thumbnail of three posts ❤️

4 days ago

Zero rates plan scrapped as Christchurch council struggles to contain coronavirus fallout

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Residents in Christchurch face a rates increase of between 3.5 and 5.5 per cent next year to plug a $90 million hole in the city council’s purse left largely by the coronavirus pandemic.

Hopes for a much-vaunted lowering of the increase to zero have been dashed, with staff warning the policy would cause “unprecedented” redundancies, jeopardise projects and flout direct advice from the Government.

The authority also faces borrowing more than $100m over the next two years to pay for its coronavirus response and make up for an expected $61.8m in lost dividends from the trading companies it owns.

Read more here.