MetService has issued a strong wind watch for the following areas (keep up to date here).
Area: Wairarapa north of Masterton.
Valid: 20 hours from 1:00pm Friday to 9:00am Saturday.
Forecast: Westerly winds may approach severe gale in exposed places. Please note: Westerly gales may return for a time during Sunday.
Valid: 15 hours from 4:00pm Friday to 7:00am Saturday.
Forecast: Southwest winds may approach severe gale in exposed places.
2nd Post. Urgently trying to locate the owner of a beautiful large grey and white cat. Found on the road near Ernest Rutherford. Unfortunately your lovely pet is no longer alive. I brought the cat home and kept it in the shade, waiting for an owner to reply. If no response, I will take it to the Vet in the morning to see if it is microchipped. 021 204 9032
Play Stuff Short Doco: When New Zealand gave two young Chinese refugees citizenship in the 1940’s they found an unlikely way to return the gift – by saving the almighty kumara.
Pubs across the region are getting ready to host customers wanting to watch the Rugby World Cup. It kicks off on Saturday. Are you following it? Where will you be watching?