56 days ago

Residents near proposed North Canterbury racecourse quarry 'let down' by racing club

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Northern Outlook

Residents opposing a quarry in Rangiora have accused racing clubs of putting the cart before the horse.

However, at the latest public meeting on Tuesday over the proposal for Taggart Earthmoving to establish a quarry at the racecourse, those involved did not front to answer concerns.

A hearing is expected to take place in May once commissioners have been appointed, but although submissions are closed, protesters do not plan on easing up.

Read the full story here.

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North Canterbury volunteer fire brigade ditches damp shed for temporary station

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Northern Outlook

The Swannanoa Volunteer Fire Brigade used to operate from a shed that had no running water and was prone to dampness and flooding.

But that is set to change with the opening of a new temporary facility for the hardworking North Canterbury outfit.

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11 hours ago

What's On: Senior Citizens, AGM meeting.

Carol from Oxford

New volunteers needed to help run the Senior Citizens Club monthly meetings. With Raffles, Entertainment,Trips, Lunches etc. A friendly afternoon tea to share. Everyone welcome. Contact Carol 3123019.
Senior Citizens, AGM meeting.
  • Oxford Working Men’s Club.
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1 day ago

What's On: Preschool Dance and Movement Class

Martin from Rangiora

Dance and movement class for preschool children aged 3.5 - 5 years old. Head to https://bookeo.com/icegymsports to book your children in for term 2. Cost: $95 dollars per term.
Preschool Dance and Movement Class
  • Ice Gymsports North Canterbury