Mount Pleasant - Redcliffs, Christchurch

8 days ago

Community issues simmer in Christchurch suburbs

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

While rates, chlorination, cycleways, and climate change have been hot topics in this year's Christchurch elections, other important issues have been simmering in neighbourhoods across the city.

Our reporters talked to some residents about what is concerning them in the lead-up to the ballot … View more
While rates, chlorination, cycleways, and climate change have been hot topics in this year's Christchurch elections, other important issues have been simmering in neighbourhoods across the city.

Our reporters talked to some residents about what is concerning them in the lead-up to the ballot boxes closing at noon on Saturday. But we also want to hear from you here on Neighbourly - what do you think are the biggest issues in your community? Comment below and tell us what you think is going well for the city and what needs to change.

4 days ago

Christchurch mayor Lianne Dalziel holds on for third term

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Christchurch mayor Lianne Dalziel has fought the mood for change and the right to lead the city council for another three years.

Dalziel romped home with a clear majority of more than 16,000 after receiving 44,811 votes in the 2019 local body elections.

Her closest rival, businessman Darryll … View more
Christchurch mayor Lianne Dalziel has fought the mood for change and the right to lead the city council for another three years.

Dalziel romped home with a clear majority of more than 16,000 after receiving 44,811 votes in the 2019 local body elections.

Her closest rival, businessman Darryll Park, gained 28,260 votes while veteran activist John Minto was third with 8739 votes.

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20 hours ago

Be your best.

NumberWorks'nWords Cashmere

Our tutors build strong relationships with all our students! It’s one of our core values.

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21 hours ago

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

Yue from Opawa Fruit & Vegetable Shop

Fruits:
NZ Grapefruit $1.99/kg
NZ Pears (BOSC/Winter nelis) $1.99/kg
Avocados(medium) $0.79/EA
5pk Avocados $2.99/bag
Large Avocado $1.99ea
1.5kg nz oranges $1.99/bag
Loose NZ Mandarins $3.99/kg
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Fruits:
NZ Grapefruit $1.99/kg
NZ Pears (BOSC/Winter nelis) $1.99/kg
Avocados(medium) $0.79/EA
5pk Avocados $2.99/bag
Large Avocado $1.99ea
1.5kg nz oranges $1.99/bag
Loose NZ Mandarins $3.99/kg
Bagged Mandarins $2.99/bag
1.5kg nz Fuji Apples $1.99/bag
NZ Fuji Apples $1.99/kg
nz braeburn Apples $1.99/kg
NZ Large Gold Kiwifruits $4.99/kg

VEGEs:
Cherry tomatoes $2.99/punnet
750gm Tomatoes $4.99/bag
Loose NZ Tomatoes $5.99/kg
Cauliflower $2.99ea
Spinach $2.99/ea
silverbeet $2.49/bunch
Telegragh Cucumber $1.99ea
NZ Capsicums $1.50ea
celery $2.99/bunch
Fancy Lettuce $2.99/bunch
Cabbage $2.99ea
red Cabbage $2.99ea
1kg table carrots $1.50/bag or $1.89/kg
1.5kg onion $1.99/bag
kumara red/orange $3.99/kg
450gm Chinese garlics $2.50/bag
250g green beans $2.99/bag
bagged yams $2.99/bag


Spuds:
1kg washed Nadine $1.99/bag
5kg Nadine $3.99/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

21 hours ago

Buy-back and amnesty for prohibited firearms and parts

Canterbury Police

After changes to firearm laws, the government introduced a six month amnesty period. This means that anyone with firearms and parts that are no longer legal have until 20 December 2019 to hand them in to Police.

Police are providing a number of ways for people to hand-in their firearms or … View more
After changes to firearm laws, the government introduced a six month amnesty period. This means that anyone with firearms and parts that are no longer legal have until 20 December 2019 to hand them in to Police.

Police are providing a number of ways for people to hand-in their firearms or parts, including Police-run collection events - bit.ly...

If you can’t make a collection event, check whether there is a dealer near you - bit.ly...

If you think you have a unique prohibited item and are eligible to apply for compensation, find out how you can do that here - bit.ly...

Some firearms can also be modified and there is also a list of approved gunsmiths eligible to do the work - bit.ly...

FAQ’s here - bit.ly... or call 0800 311 311.

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1 day ago

What do you know about the internet?

Stuff Fibre

We may use it everyday, but not all of us are fully clued on to how it all works. The internet has connected us to the entire world, but do we know how we get there and what to look out for?

The third and final Great Internet Survey aims to find out how much New Zealanders know about the … View more
We may use it everyday, but not all of us are fully clued on to how it all works. The internet has connected us to the entire world, but do we know how we get there and what to look out for?

The third and final Great Internet Survey aims to find out how much New Zealanders know about the internet. Be in to WIN 1 of 4 $50 Prezzy cards for your participation!
Take the survey

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1 day ago

Seriously, Repeat, Seriously For Sale!

The Team from Neighbourly Property

Extreme Quality! Extreme Value! Extreme Urgency! Instructions are that this superbly positioned and presented executive property "Will be Sold".
Must be considered as an amazing bargain, opportunity, significantly below valuation estimates. Early possession options are available. … View more
Extreme Quality! Extreme Value! Extreme Urgency! Instructions are that this superbly positioned and presented executive property "Will be Sold".
Must be considered as an amazing bargain, opportunity, significantly below valuation estimates. Early possession options are available. Sensational value with no compromise on quality.Presentation or location. Call now for the full information file.

Superbly designed, engineered and constructed, this property is likely to be considered as a preferred option for those considering a new-build project.

The amazing outlook encompasses Estuary ocean and extends out over the city and Plains to the Alps. On a clear day, even the Kaikoura's can be included in this picture-postcard vista.

Generous off-street parking adjacent to the main entrance links with an oversized double garage.

Its harmonious flow adds to the appeal of a property that, although highly sophisticated in design and specification, captures a sensation of 'livability' that is rarely achieved in a home of such scale.

Prospective purchasers should be aware that, as this property is for definite sale, registrations of interest are advisable as it may be sold at any time.

Open homes: Sunday's 12.30-1.15 or by appointment

3 days ago

WATCH: Ditched city life for bus life

The Team from Play Stuff

Hi Neighbours, would you ditch city life to live on a custom made bus?

Amber and Andy ditched city life and quit their jobs after a near death experience during the Christchurch earthquake, to live in a bus with their children, Jake, 6, and Daisy, 4.

Play Now: play.stuff.co.nz...

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1 day 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 October it is 9am Sunday 20th (NZ time).
For newcomers interested in receiving a Zoom invitation for the event, please email aeawebevent@gmail.com.

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3 days ago

Old Stone House Open Day this Saturday, 19 October, 10am-4pm

Ursula from Huntsbury

You’re invited to visit the Old Stone House and soak up the ambience and history of this 1870s heritage building while enjoying performances by talented musicians from the Christchurch School of Music (CSM) and local high schools every hour, beginning at 10.30am. Free Entry

3 days ago

Poll: Will you be celebrating Halloween?

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Halloween is coming up on October 31, and there'll be lots of spooktacular-ly dressed trick or treaters around the neighbourhood!

Are you looking forward to seeing them? Will you be celebrating Halloween?

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Will you be celebrating Halloween?
  • 10% I love it - one of my favorite times of the year
    10% Complete
  • 2.1% I use it as an excuse to dress up!
    2.1% Complete
  • 22.3% Hate it - we shouldn't celebrate evil and darkness
    22.3% Complete
  • 36.7% It's a nuisance - I won't be answering the door on the night
    36.7% Complete
  • 28.8% It's just like any other day for me
    28.8% Complete
1916 votes
3 days ago

Term 4

NumberWorks'nWords Cashmere

We look forward to seeing you this week.

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3 days ago

The team you can trust

Simplicity Funerals

We are Mark Glanville & Mike Chandler, your local Simplicity Funerals Christchurch team. We pride ourselves on the friendly and professional service we provide to families every day.

As mobile funeral directors, we can come to you, which can make organising a funeral just that little bit … View more
We are Mark Glanville & Mike Chandler, your local Simplicity Funerals Christchurch team. We pride ourselves on the friendly and professional service we provide to families every day.

As mobile funeral directors, we can come to you, which can make organising a funeral just that little bit easier. We firmly believe that a funeral should be an affordable and simple experience – while being respectful and compassionate.

We are always here to help when you need us or to answer any questions you have. Call us any time on (03) 379 0196 or visit our website for more information.
Find out more

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3 days ago

Win a double pass to the 2020 House Tours

The Team from NZ House & Garden House Tours

NZ House & Garden House Tours are coming to a region near you!
February and March 2020, we invite you to step inside the pages of one of New Zealand’s favourite magazines for a day of indulgence visiting exquisite homes and gardens, all in support of Breast Cancer Foundation NZ.

This … View more
NZ House & Garden House Tours are coming to a region near you!
February and March 2020, we invite you to step inside the pages of one of New Zealand’s favourite magazines for a day of indulgence visiting exquisite homes and gardens, all in support of Breast Cancer Foundation NZ.

This year we’re heading to five fabulous locations: Bay of Islands, Taupō, New Plymouth, Blenheim and Dunedin - which of these summer destinations would you love to head to?

Tell us your preferred destination and your favourite local hot-spot via this link to be in to win a double pass to the House Tour of your choice!

Entries close 24th October 2019.
Enter now

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