Elderslea, Upper Hutt

3 hours ago

Guppy at the helm for three more years

Matt Tso Reporter from Upper Hutt Leader

Upper Hutt has voted for continuity yet again, electing Wayne Guppy as its mayor for the his seventh term on the trot.
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10 hours ago

Santa Parade 2019

The team from Upper Hutt City Council

Santa Parade 2019 isn't far away, so make sure you lock 1st December into your calendar.

Registrations are open for you to have a float of your own too.

Celebrate in style with your local club, group or business!
Find out more

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17 hours ago

aloe plants

Liz from Trentham

i've left a box of aloe cuttings outside my place in Poet's
block, if anyone wants to grow some - very easy succulents

Free

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6 days ago

What's On: Ohau School Ag Day

Nathan from Manakau

Fun for the whole family. Animal competitions, Paddy’s Market, local produce stalls and fabulous food. Spaces available for arts & crafts stalls for $20. Contact the office 06-368 7949
Ohau School Ag Day
  • Ohau School
27 days ago

Soft plastic recycling bins are back

Paul Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours, soft plastic recycling bins are coming back.

The Love NZ Soft Plastic Recycling Scheme, which was suspended in 2018, has returned to Auckland and Hamilton and, as of October, will be back in Wellington too.

It can get confusing trying to keep track of what to recycle, what not to … View more
Hi neighbours, soft plastic recycling bins are coming back.

The Love NZ Soft Plastic Recycling Scheme, which was suspended in 2018, has returned to Auckland and Hamilton and, as of October, will be back in Wellington too.

It can get confusing trying to keep track of what to recycle, what not to recycle, and what's just rubbish.

To read more, click here.

Here's what you can and can't put in soft plastic recycling bins.

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19 hours ago

Host families needed! 😀

Louise from Trentham

Anyone interested in hosting students for next year? If so please get in contact 😊

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1 day ago

Lost dog? Seen in Chatsworth Road

Lynsey from Silverstream

Silverstream people... Is this dog yours? It has yellow tags. Its very wary, scared and won’t come near you. It’s been roaming around here on and off for about a month maybe?

1 day ago

Win the ultimate ballet experience

The Team from Ryman Healthcare Limited

Ryman Healthcare together with the Royal New Zealand Ballet are offering you the chance to win a night at the world premiere of Hansel & Gretel in Wellington with all the trimmings including flights and accommodation.

Follow the breadcrumbs this Christmas, and venture into the dark, … View more
Ryman Healthcare together with the Royal New Zealand Ballet are offering you the chance to win a night at the world premiere of Hansel & Gretel in Wellington with all the trimmings including flights and accommodation.

Follow the breadcrumbs this Christmas, and venture into the dark, fantastical realm of Hansel & Gretel for an unforgettable evening at the ballet.

This world premiere brings together many of New Zealand’s creative talents to tell a timeless tale for audiences young and old.

*Participants must be available to travel on Wednesday 6th November.
T&C’s apply.
Enter now

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8 days ago

Gardener

Kathleen from Silverstream

Recently moved, inherited garden boxes which were overgrown. Wanting someone to help me clear in order to feed for spring, summer veggies. Is there a keen superinuitent out there who could give me a hand? I'm 72, working full time, will pay an excellent hourly rate.

1 day ago

Voting is closed: now we wait for results

Katie Townshend Reporter from Dominion Post

There was a last minute surge of voters at Wellington's Arapaki pop-up Library, but voting has now officially CLOSED! We'll have all the results as they land through our LiveBlog so stayed tuned!

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2 days ago

500 card group

Lesley from Trentham

Hi Everybody
Just a reminder the casual 500 card group at Upper Hutt library is on again this Sunday, 13th October 1pm to 4pm-come & join in for as long as you like. Suitable for people with some knowledge of the game of 500, partners not needed-just for fun and to meet other people.
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Hi Everybody
Just a reminder the casual 500 card group at Upper Hutt library is on again this Sunday, 13th October 1pm to 4pm-come & join in for as long as you like. Suitable for people with some knowledge of the game of 500, partners not needed-just for fun and to meet other people.
Card group operates every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month.

hope to see you there

3 days ago

Community Singing Evenings this term (koha)

Sean from Akatarawa

Community singing in Akatarawa/Birchville: meet more people, sing in Māori and English, rounds, folk, gospel and more! Percussion and ukes/guitars also available.

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3 days ago

Hawke's Bay earthquake films discovered in Upper Hutt garage

Matt Tso Reporter from Upper Hutt Leader

Historic footage of the 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake's aftermath has been rescued and restored after spending nearly 80 years out of sight. Click on the link below to see some of the footage.
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