399 days ago

South Island petrol prices plummet

Anna Williams Reporter from The Press

Christchurch is leading the country in petrol price falls – but the AA is asking why it didn't happen sooner.

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22 hours ago

Are you the owner of any of these expensive cat breeds?

Jake Kenny Reporter from Community News

Hi neighbours,

Luxury cat breeders say Covid-19 has pushed demand for high-priced kittens to unprecedented levels.

The Maine Coon –one of the country’s most expensive breeds at $2,500 a cat – soared in demand during the Covid-19 lockdown last March.

Enquiries for the “gentle giant” cats increased from 15 to 20 per week to about 20 per day, as Kiwis increasingly searched for ways to spend their money and time around home, one breeder said.

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1 day ago

Activities and Classes in August in Addington

Alex Peaston-Jones from Good Friends Homecare

Please check out our classes and activities schedule for August, including Aquarobics, Tai Chi and Adapted Yoga.

Classes are now FREE for all Moving Well members; $5 for Living Well members; $10 for non-members.

Please call us on 0800 20 41 20 to book your spot :)

1 day ago

We want your plants this spring.

Belinda Carter from St Albans Residents Association (SARA) Inc

A plant sale is being held at Kohinga St Albans Community Centre on October 9 to help raise funds for the Edgeware Pool to be (re)built. Keep the pool in mind when doing your spring garden preparation as donations of plants would be much appreciated. Phone 0274334469 to arrange the handover. Label the plants if you can, but don't worry if you don't know what they are as St Albans' resident botanical experts will dig deep to identify and label. More information about the plant sale will be provided at a later date