49 days ago

Dog Runner / walker wanted

Alex from Sydenham

Looking for a dog runner / walker on a regular basis to run / walk a very energetic boy med sized dog. Very friendly good with other dogs and people. Location Sparks Road Halswell end. Just thought if someone was in the area who wanted some hound company without the responsibility of owning your own dog or if you have a dog that would maybe like company on walks etc.

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3 hours ago

Celebrating International Day of Older Persons

The Team from Office for Seniors

Today is the International Day of Older Persons! It's an important day for everyone to recognize and say thank you to older people for their amazing contributions to the world, from mentoring and volunteering, to sharing experience, being in paid work and much more.

To acknowledge the occasion, we have just released our October SuperSeniors Newsletter, you can read it here: bit.ly...

The day is also special as it marks the start of the WHO’s Decade of Healthy Ageing 2020 to 2030, you can find out more about it here: bit.ly...

3 days ago

Recycling bins confiscated in Christchurch after residents ignore pleas to separate waste

Jake Kenny Reporter from Community News

A growing number of Christchurch households have lost their right to recycle as the city council takes a hard line on people who refuse to separate their waste.

Twenty-six yellow bins have been confiscated by the Christchurch City Council and another 52 will be removed from city streets over the next two weeks.

The residents have been warned three times but continue to put contaminated waste in their recycling bins.

To get the bins back, they will have to pay $97.65 and sign a statement promising to abide by the rules. Their bins will be monitored to make sure they keep that promise.

4 hours ago

Grill your candidates

Viviana Zanetti from Phillipstown Community Hub

Grill your candidates is your opportunity to meet and chat with the candidates to the General Elections for Christchurch Central (Avonside, Central City, Edgeware, Linwood, Mairehau, Merivale, North Linwood, Northcote, Papanui, Phillipstown, Redwood, Richmond, Shirley, St Albans, Sydenham, and Waltham).

Saturday 3 October
11am - 1pm

Free sausage sizzle (vegan option available) and slices of pizza for the audience.

Organised at the Phillipstown Community Hub, 39 Nursery Road, phillipstown, Christchurch.