Edgeware, Christchurch

8 hours ago

Winter Sports Tournament 2019 results

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Eight-one schools, 2004 children and 183 teams participated in this year's Winter Sports Tournament in Christchurch on Thursday.

Primary and CAIM Schools sports director Lyn Miles thanked those who helped make the competition a success.

Congratulations to everyone involved.

Results:

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Eight-one schools, 2004 children and 183 teams participated in this year's Winter Sports Tournament in Christchurch on Thursday.

Primary and CAIM Schools sports director Lyn Miles thanked those who helped make the competition a success.

Congratulations to everyone involved.

Results:

Senior netball
1 - St Andrews
2 - St Margarets
3 - Swannanoa

Junior A netball
1 - St Francis of Assisi
2 - South Brighton
3 - Christ the King

Junior B netball
1 - Paparoa St
2 - Ilam
3 - Cotswold

Senior rugby
1 - Mt Hutt
2 - Lincoln
3 - Kaiapoi North

Junior rugby
1 - Waimairi
2 - Hoon Hay
3 - South Brighton

Senior hockey
1= - Cathedral Grammar and Mt Pleasant
3 - Hillview

Junior hockey
1 - St Albans
2 - Allenton
3 - Fendalton

Senior football
1 - Hillview
2 - St Martins
3= - St Marks and St Andrews

Junior football
1 - Harewood
2 - St Albans
3 - Parkview

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10 minutes ago

RAFFLE

Natasha from St Albans

RAFFLE $2 per ticket (100 tickets)

Luck winner gets this gift box kindly donated to Ciaran by Northlands New World to help him fundraise for his futsal trip to Australia in January 2020.

Pick a number between 1-100 and message me to organise payment.

Please help support Ciaran to get to … View more
RAFFLE $2 per ticket (100 tickets)

Luck winner gets this gift box kindly donated to Ciaran by Northlands New World to help him fundraise for his futsal trip to Australia in January 2020.

Pick a number between 1-100 and message me to organise payment.

Please help support Ciaran to get to enjoy a trip of a lifetime!!

5 days ago

STATISTICS SURVEY

Jude from Avondale

Just curious does anyone else receive calls from STATISTICS NZ every 3 months. They ask questions about jobs, income etc.

6 hours ago

❗ GIVEAWAY ❗

The Team from New Zealand Red Cross

Fun fact… it’s 537 steps up Baldwin Street in Dunedin – that means you’d have to walk up it almost 19 times to get 10,000 steps! Thanks to Hannah, our legendary Community Fundraising Coordinator for stepping up to the challenge.

We still have plenty of New Zealand Red Cross Cups to give … View more
Fun fact… it’s 537 steps up Baldwin Street in Dunedin – that means you’d have to walk up it almost 19 times to get 10,000 steps! Thanks to Hannah, our legendary Community Fundraising Coordinator for stepping up to the challenge.

We still have plenty of New Zealand Red Cross Cups to give away. All you need to do is sign up to Red Cross Journey, be one of the first 100 participants to raise $100 and we’ll send you a KeepCup!

Red Cross Journey is our annual fundraising step challenge - with a difference. Walk 10,000 steps a day for 21 days and learn about the journey of someone involved with Red Cross while raising funds to help people in need.

For more information or to make a donation, visit: www.redcrossjourney.org.nz...

Thank you for your support.

2 days ago

Spark calls

Dorothy from Richmond

Is anyone else getting phone calls from Spark threatening to disconnect their landline and internet??
I am so sick of them, I hang up, tell them to stop calling etc. but I have had them twice a day sometimes.
I eventually started questioning them to see how silly they got and once they found out I … View more
Is anyone else getting phone calls from Spark threatening to disconnect their landline and internet??
I am so sick of them, I hang up, tell them to stop calling etc. but I have had them twice a day sometimes.
I eventually started questioning them to see how silly they got and once they found out I only have an apple IPad and no laptop or PC they seemed to lose interest and I think they have stopped calling. Fingers crossed.

9 hours ago

Quiz Night - Burwood Scouts - Tonight Friday 23rd August 7pm

Mike Gibbs from Avondale Neighbours Group

Tonight Friday Night = 7pm
Quiz Night @ Burwood Scouts 16 Travis Road
There's still room for a few more teams. You can register teams by txt 0211163610 or emailing rickmckinnon@gmail.com

Look forward to seeing you there for a great load of Fun.

Many many prizes to be won, a Silent Auction … View more
Tonight Friday Night = 7pm
Quiz Night @ Burwood Scouts 16 Travis Road
There's still room for a few more teams. You can register teams by txt 0211163610 or emailing rickmckinnon@gmail.com

Look forward to seeing you there for a great load of Fun.

Many many prizes to be won, a Silent Auction and other exciting things happening.

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6 days ago

Poll: Christchurch mayoral race

Kamala Hayman Reporter from The Press

If the election was today, which Christchurch mayoral candidate would you vote for?

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Christchurch mayoral race
  • 1.5% Blair Anderson
    1.5% Complete
  • 0.9% J T Anderson
    0.9% Complete
  • 33.6% Lianne Dalziel
    33.6% Complete
  • 0.9% Jim Glass
    0.9% Complete
  • 2.8% Tubby Hansen
    2.8% Complete
  • 1.3% Robin McCarthy
    1.3% Complete
  • 0.7% Stephen McPaike
    0.7% Complete
  • 12.8% John Minto
    12.8% Complete
  • 42.1% Darryll Park
    42.1% Complete
  • 0.2% Sam Park
    0.2% Complete
  • 0.7% Adrian Schonborn
    0.7% Complete
  • 1.3% Peter Wakeman
    1.3% Complete
  • 1.3% Aaron White
    1.3% Complete
461 votes
11 hours ago

Make a bold statement...

The Team from Resene ColorShop Lichfield Street

Add personality to your floors with this simple diamond design creating using two Resene colours and a clear finish.

Perfect for your hallway or other smaller areas in your home that need brightening up.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene. Find … View more
Add personality to your floors with this simple diamond design creating using two Resene colours and a clear finish.

Perfect for your hallway or other smaller areas in your home that need brightening up.

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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19 hours ago

AMI, sharing community kindness!

AMI Insurance - Head office

When a stranger’s beagle went missing in thick bush near Wellington, 39-year-old Whanganui carver Zane Hair volunteered to spend more than a week searching in cold and stormy weather, accompanied by his beloved 14-year-old bulldog Zeke.

After nine days, Benny the beagle was found alive and … View more
When a stranger’s beagle went missing in thick bush near Wellington, 39-year-old Whanganui carver Zane Hair volunteered to spend more than a week searching in cold and stormy weather, accompanied by his beloved 14-year-old bulldog Zeke.

After nine days, Benny the beagle was found alive and Zane formed a lasting friendship with Benny’s owner, Matt Newman-Hall. “What Zane did is incredible … I find it really amazing that someone was willing to go that far for a complete stranger,” he says.

To read more about this inspiring act of kindness visit the AMI Hub.

#OurKindaKindness
Visit us online

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1 day ago

Packe your Bags and Move In!

The Team from Neighbourly Property

Price guide from $490,000

It is our pleasure to present to the market this modern and contemporary professional retreat where every detail has been carefully considered. Masterfully designed for full enjoyment of sleek space and easy living yet exceptionally low on maintenance.

The open plan … View more
Price guide from $490,000

It is our pleasure to present to the market this modern and contemporary professional retreat where every detail has been carefully considered. Masterfully designed for full enjoyment of sleek space and easy living yet exceptionally low on maintenance.

The open plan living will ensure you and your guests can chat over a glass of wine, while dinner is being prepared in the exquisite designer kitchen. The sun drenched living area boasts high raked ceilings and large double stacking ranch sliders. Designed to cater for entertaining with access to a nicely established low maintenance garden with fabulous indoor outdoor flow.

There are two large double bedrooms, the master offers a walk in wardrobe, and en-suite. There is a single garage with internal access and laundry. It also has a separate study nook which can be closed off from the rest of the living area. Only three years old, with the balance of a 10 year Master build warranty, you will enjoy real peace of mind thanks to quality fixtures and fittings throughout.

Conveniently located in the heart of Edgeware and the CBD only a short drive away. Grab the opportunity to secure a near new, impeccably finished home and call us today!

Deadline Sale ends 4pm, Tuesday 10th Sept 2019 (unless sold prior).

*Source: Please be aware that this information may have been sourced from third parties including Core Logic / Land Information New Zealand / Regional Councils / CERA, owners and other sources, and we have not been able to independently verify the accuracy of the same. Land and Floor area measurements are approximate and boundary lines as indicative only.

1 day ago

Are you waiting for surgery? We'd love to chat

The Team Reporter from Sunday Star Times

Hi neighbours - we're looking to chat with people who have experienced the following:

-Have been waiting for surgery that the hospital keeps postponing.
-Have been told they can't get on the waiting list for surgery due to their debilitating condition not being "serious" … View more
Hi neighbours - we're looking to chat with people who have experienced the following:

-Have been waiting for surgery that the hospital keeps postponing.
-Have been told they can't get on the waiting list for surgery due to their debilitating condition not being "serious" enough.

If you're happy to chat and potentially be part of a story about this, please get in touch with Thomas through his email: thomas.coughlan@stuff.co.nz

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1 day ago

Where are the best property deals?

Angela Quigan Reporter from Stuff

Hey neighbours,

The region (and city) you choose to invest in can drastically impact your future returns.

That's why, once you decide to invest in NZ's property market, your next step is to question which region you should park your money in.

To read more about where the best property … View more
Hey neighbours,

The region (and city) you choose to invest in can drastically impact your future returns.

That's why, once you decide to invest in NZ's property market, your next step is to question which region you should park your money in.

To read more about where the best property deals might be click here.

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2 days ago

Garden bench seat

Steven from Avonside - Dallington

Solid chunky wooden bench seat,Can deliver for free.

Price: $100

2 days ago

Hospital pharmacy workers to strike for four days

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Pharmacy workers at the Canterbury District Health Board will strike for four days from 6am Thursday to 6am Monday.

No treatment will be deferred during the strike period, but patients will be less likely to have a pharmacist involved in their medicine review.

Patients and carers are being … View more
Pharmacy workers at the Canterbury District Health Board will strike for four days from 6am Thursday to 6am Monday.

No treatment will be deferred during the strike period, but patients will be less likely to have a pharmacist involved in their medicine review.

Patients and carers are being reminded to bring their medicines with them when they come to hospital and to talk to other available staff about their medicines.
Read more

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7 days ago

Half the Environment Canterbury council is standing again

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

It will be the first fully democratic Environment Canterbury (ECan) election for 12 years but only one councillor sacked by the National government in 2010 is keen to stand again.

Nominations for candidates for the seven regional constituencies closed on Friday yesterday at midday, with 39 … View more
It will be the first fully democratic Environment Canterbury (ECan) election for 12 years but only one councillor sacked by the National government in 2010 is keen to stand again.

Nominations for candidates for the seven regional constituencies closed on Friday yesterday at midday, with 39 received for the 14 positions at the council table.

Six of the 12 current councillors are standing again, but Rik Tindall is the only member of the regional council dismissed more than nine years ago willing to have another go.

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2 days ago

Christchurch’s Redwood Library closed for further repairs

The Team from Christchurch City Council

Redwood Library will remain closed in order to carry out more repairs.
The library in Main North Road closed on Monday, 29 July to allow for a site upgrade. It was originally due to reopen on Monday, 26 August.
However, further investigations show that the building requires more work than planned.

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