34 days ago

Christchurch is New Zealand's second city, deal with it

Anna Williams Reporter from The Press

There's an enduring belief that Wellington is our second-largest city. We must dispel that myth, reporter Charlie Mitchell says.
Do you think Christchurch should officially be named as New Zealand's second city or should Wellington retain its title?

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3 hours ago

Bus patronage decreasing as Environment Canterbury moots 9.8 per cent rates rise

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Canterbury authorities have dropped their goal of 20 million annual bus trips by 2020 as public transport use declines in Christchurch.

The service, run by regional council Environment Canterbury (ECan), is to be overhauled in a plan that will contribute to a planned 9.8 per cent rates increase – almost double what was previously forecast.

Read more here and tell us what you think of ECan's plan in the comments below.

1 day ago

Doctor wanted

Suzanne from Swannanoa - Ohoka

I love the doctors I currently have but since we moved to Rangiora, they are now sadly too far away.
I could often get seen the same day, but don’t expect to be that lucky again.
Do you have any recommendations for me please?

5 hours ago

What's On: Amped4life Community Forum

Christine from Rangiora

Pat Buckley from Amped4life presents a forum on "How Can you Drug proof your children? Discussion on trends, dangers, identifying the signs, action and support avail. Ph 0800 965468.
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