52 days ago

Residents near proposed North Canterbury racecourse quarry 'let down' by racing club

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Northern Outlook

Residents opposing a quarry in Rangiora have accused racing clubs of putting the cart before the horse.

However, at the latest public meeting on Tuesday over the proposal for Taggart Earthmoving to establish a quarry at the racecourse, those involved did not front to answer concerns.

A hearing is expected to take place in May once commissioners have been appointed, but although submissions are closed, protesters do not plan on easing up.

Read the full story here.

More messages from your neighbours
14 hours ago

SCHOOL HOLIDAYS @ Redcross Rangiora

The Team from Red Cross Shop Rangiora

School holidays have started so bring the kids into the Redcross shop at 94 Victoria st Rangiora over the next couple of weeks and find some fun goodies for them. We have lots of teddies, books, games and more. Plus winter clothing in store now for all.
M - F 10am - 4.15pm and Saturdays 10am - 2pm
We will be closed Monday 26th for Anzac Day observation.

13 hours ago

Moscovy Female Duck

Kaye from Swannanoa - Ohoka

Hi Neighbours,
We have 2 Male Moscovy Ducks and we are looking for 1 or 2 Females
Please ring Kaye- 0279293600.

14 hours ago

Bric-a-Brac Stall - 18 April, Rangiora Sunday Market,

Jeneane Hobby from Ashley Community Church Incorporated

Fundraising stall at the Rangiora Sunday Market in Blake Street. 9 am - 2 pm.

Lots of kitchenware and bedding, a selection of clothing, toys, books, fabric remnants etc. Plenty of items in the 50 cent - $2 range.

Bring cash, pay by bank transfer or use your credit card through our Givealittle page.

Donations towards the ongoing maintenance and restoration of this heritage building are always welcome. Thank you for those that I find in the collection plate as well as the recent donations of saleable goods from members of the community. We are fundraising at the moment to cover electrical compliance costs towards updated insurance requirements.