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P44: The A-Z of local bars in and around Ponsonby - showing Mr Toms; P62: Grey Lynn gets its own dedicated vegan shop.

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR FROM THE EDITOR DAVID HARTNELL: ONE MINUTE INTERVIEW SHALE CHAMBERS: WAITEMATA LOCAL BOARD JOHN ELLIOTT: LOCAL NEWS MIKE LEE, COUNCILLOR FOR WAITEMATA & GULF U3A PONSONBY NIKKI KAYE: AUCKLAND CENTRAL MP LANDMARK BUILDINGS JACINDA ARDERN: LABOUR LIST MP AUCKLAND

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LOCAL PONSONBY A-Z OF BARS EAT, DRINK AND BE MERRY COVER STORY - BOY & BIRD VEG FRIENDLY: GARY STEEL PONSONBY NEWS READERS ARE EVERYWHERE FASHION + STYLE ANGELA LASSIG: LETTERS FROM MAUDIE HELENE RAVLICH: LOCAL FASHION LOVE

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SIDELINE WITH GEORGE BERRY PONSONBY PETS LOOK WHO IS IN THE ZOO PONSONBY PROFESSIONALS GARDENING WITH GRAHAM SHIEFF HOME: WHERE THE HEART IS HEIDI PADAIN: ENTERTAINMENT IN YOUR GARDEN ARTS + CULTURE

LIVING, THINKING & BEING JOHN APPLETON ON HEALTH FRONT COVER: Martin Leach

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Ponsonby? Anyone not heard of us? We are Auckland's most talked-about part of town. ENJOY :-))

PONSONBY NEWS - SEPTEMBER'16  

Ponsonby? Anyone not heard of us? We are Auckland's most talked-about part of town. ENJOY :-))