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Starting to make our family stickmen — 100 Days Project
Day 14:Starting to make our family stickmen I spent my spare time today editing, printing, cutting, and sticking my family onto card. Next step is colouring them in, and then off to get laminated, and stuck on sticks. So looking forward to seeing the results. I'm pretty sure we're going to have some…
As expected, the Reserve Bank increased the cash base rate by .25% (the fourth this year), inevitably resulting in a further increase to the interest rates we will all pay. Increases to mortgage repayments, loans etc and the flow through effect to other products must be hitting household's net income.
While it may well be a good strategy to stem high house prices and inflation in the likes of Auckland, surely its not good for regional centres like Wanganui -...
These sobering statistics don’t make for easy reading. And with so many challenges to face, women living in some of the world’s poorest communities certainly have a fight on their hands. This is why we're working hard every day, helping women to turn their lives around and build a future free from poverty.
We've rocketed to 251 in such a short spell. When we hit 300 we will do another giveaway, I'm sure it won't take long if you send your friends by. I'll draw it from all our likers, it won't be the 300th liker as I don't think that's fair on our existing likers, especially our longest standing.
In other news, our sausages this week are Italian Salsiccia, they are...
During her ten years as Principal of Wanganui Girls’ College, Vivianne Murphy has conducted 350 assemblies but her last one, on Tuesday, July 22, was more emotional than the others, as she bid farewell to the school. She said that she was proud to have been the 12th principal at the College in 120 years.
Tania King, will now be Acting Principal
(full story in RCP this week)
Pita Pit opened in Wanganui on July 29 last year and within the first three weeks had the highest sales of any Pita Pit in the country. They have been celebrating their first year by offering free pitas between 9 and 10am each Monday. July 28 will be the final Monday so join the crowds lining up along Victoria Ave.
The celebrations will not end in July, however. In August they will be offering free wedges with any large pizza and from August 1 they...
Don and Marie Adams have been running ‘Take it Easy’ tours for 26 years and have decided to take it easy themselves. The business has been sold to Jason Granville and Jimmy Elliott. Don will do a bit of driving as required and Marie some tour guiding but it is off to a more relaxed way of life for their retirement. Karlene Wagstaff, who has been their invaluable administrator, will work for the new owners.
(Full story in RCP this week)
Election billboards take a beating - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
Election billboards have been up only a few days ... but long enough to invite the attention of spraycan-wielding vandals. - Wanganui Chronicle
R-Line is going to be available at a drink station to allow participants to refuel before tackling that next muddy hill!
Check out their fantastic website www.rline.co.nz
Courts Minister admits red face over speeding ticket and $80 fine - National - NZ Herald News
Courts Minister Chester Borrows admits he is embarrassed after being fined $80 for speeding. - New Zealand Herald
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Glasgow 2014 - Schedule
FULL SCHEDULE 23 Jul24 Jul25 Jul26 Jul27 Jul28 Jul29 Jul30 Jul31 Jul1 Aug2 Aug3 AugOpening CeremonyThursday 23 July Opening Ceremony Show all Events » Athletics Sunday 27 July Men's Marathon Women's Marathon Women's Long Jump T37/38 Final...
The lovely people at Alzheimers Wanganui have given us two free tickets to give away to 'Quips, Tips and Entertainment with Annabelle White'!
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