37 days ago

Plan to attract central city dwellers in Christchurch already falling behind

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Project 8011, a council-run programme aimed at increasing the central city's residential population to 20,000 by 2028, has a "needs support" designation by council staff, which Cr James Gough thought was "being kind".

The project's plights include a report that's nearly six months overdue about incentives for homebuyers.

Would you live in Christchurch's CBD? Why or why not? How do you think we can get more people living in the CBD? Read the full story here and tell us your thoughts in the comments below.

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2 hours ago

Ferrymead Lions Club Garage Sale

Bernard from Sumner

Ferrymead Lions are appealing for items for their forthcoming garage sale. Look out for more details.

3 hours ago

Photography - Starting Out with the basics

Tanya Snelleksz from Hillmorton High School Adult and Community Education

Many of our Community Education courses are underway with some due to start next week. Our photography course starts on Monday and has just a couple of places available:

Photography - Starting Out with the Basic is a fun and friendly introduction to photography working with an international award winning professional photographer. This course will give you the basic skills you need to get the most out of your DSLR camera. You will need your own camera to bring to the class. The class size is limited to 6 to make sure you get plenty of personalised help.

Tuesdays 6.45pm – 9.15pm
3 March – 7 April (6 weeks)

Please check out out website for full details and to enrol, or email me ace@hillmorton.school.nz

11 hours ago

Join our new Canterbury Parenting group

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Hi neighbours!

Join our new Canterbury 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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