20 days ago

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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10 hours ago

2005 Toyota Caldina for sale. Reduced price for cash sale to $4300.

Rita from Rangiora

In excellent condition
220000 km
4 speed automatic

1,990 cc petrol engine
Brand new warrant until May 2022
Very tidy inside and out
Cash price Reduced to $4300
Can be viewed in Rangiora
Txt Simon on 0211712543

18 hours ago

Plunge in bank counter transactions is no surprise

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Northern Outlook

From columnist Mike Yardley: Understandably, bank branch closures are one of the biggest casualties of the digital age. Ongoing rationalisation of bricks and mortar branches is inevitable, but it’s debatable whether retail banks have struck the right balance between expediting the digital drive, and sustaining solid customer service.

Do they really give full consideration to the adverse impacts on communities from branch closures, the reputational damage from obliterating their physical presence, or their wider obligations as good corporate citizens?

Read Mike's full column here.

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19 hours ago

What's On: Yoga for Feet, Knees, Hips

Marina Neighbourly Lead from Fernside

Explore yoga practices that improve function of hips, legs, feet and for pelvic floor strengthening. Beginners welcome. All equipment provided. Contact Marina Locke for more details: 021871818.
Yoga for Feet, Knees, Hips
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