53 days ago

Local artists on show at Te Auaha

Kate Green Reporter from Dominion Post

Wellington artists who wouldn’t normally have a platform are being showcased in a home-grown collective gallery exhibition at Te Auaha.

Te Auaha, NZ Institute of Creativity on Dixon St, is hosting the second iteration exhibition ‘Have Something To Say’, a collective exhibition of artworks from five Wellington artists, which runs until Saturday, August 15.

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14 minutes ago

Free cervical screening clinic

Gemma Elizabeth from Hutt Valley District Health Board

Regional Screening Services are running a free cervical screening clinic on Saturday 10 October.

40 minutes ago

LH woman heading to US for sugery

Nicholas Boyack Reporter from Community News

Jayne L’Amour is forking out thousands of dollars to have life-changing surgery in the United States.

The Lower Hutt former dancer and fitness instructor has a rare condition, known as slipping rib syndrome. It occurs occurs when the cartilage on a person’s lower ribs slips and moves, leading to pain in their chest or upper abdomen.
The options in New Zealand include removing ribs, but a pioneer surgeon in the US has worked out a way to stabilise them.

She is heading heading to the United Hospital Centre in Bridgeport, West Virginia, for surgery, and will spend a month in America.

4 days ago

Harakeke/Flax/Phormium Tenax

Kat from Waterloo

Kia Ora, I live in Waiwhetu and am looking for Harakeke for weaving. If anyone in the area has a plant that needs pruning then please let me know 😊