82 days ago

TOP TIP - Best viewing today for Stage 2 of the NZ Cycle Classic (Thurs 16)

Masterton & Martinborough i-SITE Visitor Centres

Today's racing in the top level cycle race is the Masterton - Gladstone circuit and back to Masterton.Three laps of the Gladstone Circuit means 3x to see the action.Best viewing will be at the Gladstone Inn or Gladstone Vineyard for sprint stages or get to the top of Millars Road to watch the King of the Mountain stage.
Be there from about 10.15am

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10 hours ago

Have you resorted to cutting your own hair?

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

For many New Zealanders, there's never been a better time to give themselves DIY bangs, a drunken bowl cut or partial shave of the head.
But worried stylists across the country are preparing for the hair-pocalypse when salons reopen. Have you resorted to cutting your own hair? How did it go?

6 hours ago

Essential Electrical Repairs and Maintenance

Rob from Strong Point Limited

Strong Point remains open throughout lockdown for essential electrical repairs and maintenance.

So what is essential?

1. Electricity is essential. We will definitely get your power back on if it fails.
2. Cooking is essential so we will repair your oven or cooktop.
3. Hot water is essential so we will repair your hot water cylinder.
4. Heating is essential but only if you don't have an alternative heating source.
5. If an electrical fitting in your home has become electrically unsafe then we will make it safe.

If you're not sure whether your electrical problem is essential then please ask.

We will respect your bubble unreservedly. We will use masks, gloves, disinfectant, and wipes. We will require that you maintain your distance while we effect repairs. Electrical certificates and invoices will be submitted electronically.

Take care. Be kind. Call us if you need us 021 438 762.

1 day ago

Prices at supermarket

Simon from Masterton District

Wife went shopping in Pak n Save today and said that the twin pack of Griffins biscuits was nearly $5.00 a packet. Prior to this they were no about 2.99 a packet. Also the bread that they make they were selling 2 for $3.00. now $1.89 a loaf. Also she was told the reason why there is no flour on the shelf is because the mill has run out of 1.5 and 3kg bags to pack in.
Pams was started by dispensing product into bags.
Should be able to buy it like Binn Inn sells it.