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.
With Christmas coming up next month, it could be time to start thinking about gift shopping!
Are you one of those lucky people who can whip together some cool gift ideas a few days before, or are you prepared months in advance? When do you start your Christmas shopping? Vote in the poll below.
42.6% I start a few months before42.6% Complete
24.4% I leave it until the last minute24.4% Complete
30% Gifts aren't a priority for me30% Complete
3% I do gift shopping on boxing day3% Complete
I feel it is time to ban the sale of fire works in NZ.
They cause so much heart ace and pain for pet owners , scare pets, destroy homes put peoples lives in danger.
I AM HOPE Mike King Tour is coming to the Anzac Fire Station, 137 Anzac Drive 7.00 - 9.30pm 27th November. Parking on Anzac Drive, in leeway. Local Fire Brigade Members are keen to have as many locals as poss to attend.