21 days ago

Are you going to see the Endeavour this weekend?

Alice Angeloni Reporter from Marlborough Express

The Tuia 250 flotilla arrives in Picton on Friday, kick-starting a full weekend of events to mark 250 years since the first onshore meetings between Māori and Pākehā.

Check out the story linked in to find out what's on.

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1 hour ago

Spa pool repair

Barbara from Blenheim

I am looking for someone who has the skillls to repair my portable spa please

6 hours ago

"Tis the season to support local"


“Wouldn’t it be great if there was a central directory of locally-made, ethically-produced and upcycled gift ideas?

Well, hold the phone - Makers & Local by Ecomailbox have done exactly this, and it’s EPIC! There’s gifts broken into categories, DIY ideas, an eco advent calendar, social enterprises to support, low-waste gift wrapping inspo, and even gorgeous must-see beaches to explore over summer.

Plus 24 of NZ’s eco bloggers have shared their tips for a Merry Mindful Christmas. From great crafty activities, DIY gifts & acts of kindness to celebrate the festive month of December more mindfully and sustainably.

Read more in the Makers & Local guide now.
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17 hours ago

Poll: Lowering speed from 100kmh to 40kmh

Rahul Bhattarai Reporter from Marlborough Express

Kids campaign to lower speed limit to 40kmh from 100kmh outside their school because they don't want to be "squished".

Read more here.

Lowering speed from 100kmh to 40kmh
  • 50% Drop it down!
    50% Complete
  • 42.9% Nah leave it as it is - just be careful.
    42.9% Complete
  • 7.1% I don't mind.
    7.1% Complete
14 votes