Cheltenham, Feilding

4 days ago

Politics

Maxine Jacobs Reporter from Manawatū Standard

Ata mārie kiritata,

The seat for Palmerston North's MP is in for a battle its never seen before. National's candidate William Wood, 18, has launched campaign for the city today. Labour incumbent Iain Lees-Galloway, 41, said he will be campaigning on his record of action of the city.

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Ata mārie kiritata,

The seat for Palmerston North's MP is in for a battle its never seen before. National's candidate William Wood, 18, has launched campaign for the city today. Labour incumbent Iain Lees-Galloway, 41, said he will be campaigning on his record of action of the city.

Can a recent high school graduate match - and beat - a seasoned politician for the people's vote?

What do you think?

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9 days ago

Have you experienced Readers Tours? We'd love your feedback

The Team from Readers Tours

If you have been on a journey with Readers Tours we would love to hear your feedback and share your experience with others.

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6 hours ago

This weeks Property Weekly is now available

Matthew Reporter from Property Weekly Manawatu

Check out this weeks Property Weekly
A great place to find Palmerston Norths and surrounds best properties

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10 hours ago

What would you do with $50 million?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours,

Lotto's $42 million Powerball rolled over on Wednesday night, boosting the prize to $50m on Saturday - potentially the biggest ever.

To read more, click here.

What would you do with $50 million?

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12 hours ago

Poll: Rural meets urban

Maxine Jacobs Reporter from Manawatū Standard

Ata mārie kiritata,

The city's urban dwellers are about to meet Manawatū's rural dags for the annual Rural Games in Palmerston North's square.

More than 25,000 people are expected to come to town over two days, with national and international audiences through media, social … View more
Ata mārie kiritata,

The city's urban dwellers are about to meet Manawatū's rural dags for the annual Rural Games in Palmerston North's square.

More than 25,000 people are expected to come to town over two days, with national and international audiences through media, social media and television coverage.

Five per cent of the $1 million event is supported the city council, but the games trust's chairman Margaret Kouvelis wants a greater contribution to the games.

Should council contribute more?

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Rural meets urban
  • 20.7% Yes, five per cent is not enough.
    20.7% Complete
  • 79.3% No, they're getting the money from somewhere already.
    79.3% Complete
29 votes
20 hours ago

OSCAR WINNING SONGS

Globe Theatre

You Light Up My Life – The Oscar Winners (The Globe, March 7/8) is a montage of memorable songs that received the red carpet treatment at the Academy Awards.

You Light Up My Life, sung by Debbie Boone, won the Oscar in 1977 and is just as popular today. Each song will be introduced by the … View more
You Light Up My Life – The Oscar Winners (The Globe, March 7/8) is a montage of memorable songs that received the red carpet treatment at the Academy Awards.

You Light Up My Life, sung by Debbie Boone, won the Oscar in 1977 and is just as popular today. Each song will be introduced by the movie to give the audience the feel of the era and then presented as a classic rendition.

The line-up includes James Bond’s Live And Let Die, Shallow from A Star Is Born and Happy from Despicable Me. Other enduring songs include Never On Sunday, Georgy Girl and The Way We Were.

A line-up of Manawatu’s top singers, with accompaniment and arrangement from Roger Buchanan will showcase the songs at The Globe, Saturday, March 7 at 7.30pm and Sunday, March 8 at 2.30pm.

Tickets $27.50 (adults), $25 (seniors/students).
Book here

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1 day ago

Breakfast on One

Julie from Feilding

Just finished watching Breakfast on One and wondering if anyone can tell me why they have those lines moving diagonally on the screen behind the presenters. They're so distracting and I can't see any benefit from them.

1 day ago

Poll: Could you go waste-free?

Maxine Jacobs Reporter from Manawatū Standard

Tēnā koutou e hoa mā,

The Manawatū Standard's local columnist, Carly Thomas, has become a waste-free warrior. She lugs her keep-cups and tote bags everywhere she shops to reduce her impact on our ever increasing mountains of rubbish.

She's noticed supermarkets and stores are … View more
Tēnā koutou e hoa mā,

The Manawatū Standard's local columnist, Carly Thomas, has become a waste-free warrior. She lugs her keep-cups and tote bags everywhere she shops to reduce her impact on our ever increasing mountains of rubbish.

She's noticed supermarkets and stores are adapting to the needs of the waste-free warrior, making it easier to adapt to the lifestyle.

Do you think you could go waste-free?

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Could you go waste-free?
  • 10.4% Yes! I'm already waste-free.
    10.4% Complete
  • 71.9% Yes, I'm making steps to cut back on my rubbish.
    71.9% Complete
  • 7.3% No, my lifestyle doesn't allow for me to go waste-free.
    7.3% Complete
  • 10.4% No, it won't make a difference.
    10.4% Complete
96 votes
1 day ago

Central Districts Field Days returns this March!

The Team from Central Districts Field Days

Don't miss out on the largest regional agricultural event returning 19 - 21 March at Manfeild, Feilding.

Enjoy over 550 displays and free entertainment for the whole family - from lifestyle stalls to thrilling FMX shows!

Avoid the queues and snap up an online ticket today … View more
Don't miss out on the largest regional agricultural event returning 19 - 21 March at Manfeild, Feilding.

Enjoy over 550 displays and free entertainment for the whole family - from lifestyle stalls to thrilling FMX shows!

Avoid the queues and snap up an online ticket today www.cdfielddays.co.nz...

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1 day ago

HIGH TEA - FUNDRAISING FOR THE AROHANUI HOSPICE

Aileen from Feilding

The Feilding Friends of the Hospice Committee are holding a High Tea on Sunday 15th March - Two sessions 10am - 11.30am and 2pm - 3.30. Tickets are $30 each and are available from Aileen Rutherford on 021 129 1773. All money to the Hospice.

1 day ago

Join our new Manawatu-Wanganui Parenting Group...

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Hi neighbours! Join our new Manawatu-Wanganui Parenting Group - a safe place to connect with other parents, grandparents and guardians. Use the Group to organise coffee catch ups and playdates - and to share advice, tips and tricks for growing happy little neighbours. (There’ll even be chances to… View moreHi neighbours! Join our new Manawatu-Wanganui Parenting Group - a safe place to connect with other parents, grandparents and guardians. Use the Group to organise coffee catch ups and playdates - and to share advice, tips and tricks for growing happy little neighbours. (There’ll even be chances to win great prizes) Join now

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1 day ago

Fire wood

Dan from Feilding

Get in quickly as starting to feel that nyt time chill.ready to burn mac.140$ a cube an free delivery.

Price: $140

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