We hope you're all having a great week so far and are enjoying more freedom with Level 2.
Today we did something a little bit different and worked on this generator on a farm in Templeton.
We are also finding as winter is approaching, connecting outdoor spotlights to work in the dark is becoming a necessity!
Enjoy the rest of your week!
Christchurch has not managed to get its recycling correct for a single day in the past nine weeks, leaving hundreds of tonnes needlessly being sent to landfill.
Council rubbish collectors have had to dump contaminated residential yellow bin waste every day since May 4, when recycling facility EcoCentral reopened after the coronavirus lockdown.
In that time 635 truckloads of recycling have had to be thrown away – almost half of what has been collected, or about 3175 tonnes. The problem, caused by people throwing non-recyclable waste into their yellow bins, has cost ratepayers about $635,000. Read more here.
Do you know of a story around your neighbourhood that hasn't hit the front-page yet? Is there someone in your suburb who really embodies the Neighbourly spirit and deserves for their story to be told? Maybe it’s a local hero who's remained humble. Even if it's anything that you think the nation needs to know, comment on our post below!
Christchurch is leading the country in petrol price falls – but the AA is asking why it didn't happen sooner.