55 days ago

Poll: Was it the right decision to remove the statue of Captain Hamilton?

Matt Bowen Reporter from Waikato Times

Hi everyone,

The controversial statue of Hamilton's namesake, Captain John Fane Charles Hamilton, was removed from Civic Square about 10.50am on Friday.

It comes after a formal request from Waikato-Tainui and a man's pledge to tear it down.

What's your view on the removal? Was it the right call?

Read more here.

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Was it the right decision to remove the statue of Captain Hamilton?
  • 29.8% Yes
    29.8% Complete
  • 59.1% No
    59.1% Complete
  • 11.1% I'm ambivalent
    11.1% Complete
567 votes
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1 hour ago

Drive Change – One Licence at a Time

Blue Light

You’re invited to our Navigator information evening:
Tuesday 18 August at 6pm, Huntly College, Bridge Street, Huntly.

We urgently need volunteers to mentor vulnerable youth to get their driver’s licences.
All you need to be a volunteer is:
● 1 to 2 hours per week
● A full, clean driver’s licence
● Over 25 years of age

We provide modern, safe vehicles and the systems to take young people from Learner to Full Licence.

To volunteer or RSVP to the above events call 0800 bluelight or email blydn@bluelight.co.nz
Volunteer now

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1 day ago

What's On: Hamilton Collectables Market

Jennifer from Frankton

A NEW monthly market featuring Collectables, Retro, Books, China, Kitchenware, Vintage Tools, Jewellery, Toys & more. Free entry & carparks.
Hamilton Collectables Market
  • The Barn - Claudelands
1 day ago

SuperSeniors Newsletter August 2020

The Team from Office for Seniors

Hi Neighbours!

Our August SuperSeniors Newsletter is out now, and it's filled with lots of handy information and opportunities for seniors.

This issue includes a story about the benefits of volunteering and how to get involved, as well as an update on the changes to NZ Super and Veteran's Pension.

Even if you aren't over 65 yourself, check it out and share it with the older people in your life.

Click here to read our August newsletter: bit.ly...
Or to subscribe to the newsletter follow this link: bit.ly...

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