The Brewtown produce market of last weekend engineered a lot of publicity as a lead-up but was a bit of a fizzer with a very modest array of fruit and vegetables made available for customers. Not in any way a rival for the markets that graced that of Wellington's waterfront and Lower Hutt's river carparking area.
Four months ago the suburban railways announced the completion of their double tracks between Trentham and Upper Hutt ralway stations would occur within two months and that a special event would be held in thanking the public inconvenienced by all the upheaval.
Well two months late but none the less it is now all go BUT where is this special event? And what form was it going to take - free train trips or free icecream/Christmas cake/ chocolate Santas at the stations affected?
Oh well. just make sure the new pedestrian crossing gates open and shut as designed and the underpass doesn't leak.
Pleased to observe the upwards trending of the Sunday Brewtown market in Upper Hutt.
It is now bigger and bolder and stretching its array of market place items and the increase in cutomer attendance is fully warranted.
Good that Brewtown has alligned itself to presenting quality to the public in all aspects. The New Year Eve party under the marquee was another example.
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