31 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 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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3 hours ago

New blog post: Neighbourly in the news!

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

We love seeing Neighbourly members mentioned in the news - and we've seen a few in the last few months. From a Neighbourly group that has united the masses right through to a neighbourhood who rallied to deliver a 250kg piano to two blind sisters - there is a lot of good going on in Neighbourly communities around the country. You can read about them right here in our latest blog post.

3 hours ago

"Ladies Night" - Grab your friends for a fun night out......

Karen from Redwood

How to BE the best version of yourself
How to LOOK stylish without breaking the bank

Breens Intermediate Hall, 85 Breens Road
Tickets $20 - includes a welcome drink, nibbles, entertainment and a   great night out!
Email: psgbreens@gmail.com to purchase tickets

4 hours ago

Papanui High School Barista Night Class Term 4

Bryan and Barbara Roper from Papanui High School Adult and Community Education

Would you like to learn how to make a good coffee? Come along to Papanui High School and join our Barista course being held on a Tuesday night 7-9 pm beginning on
22 October for 6 weeks at a cost of $195. This course will teach you the art of making coffee you will also gain skills at Industry Standard. The course is suitable for complete beginners through to Baristas wanting to advance to the next level.
For further information and enrolment please visit our website www.papanui.school.nz... or email Barbara Roper rpb@papanui.school.nz or telephone our office on 033520701.