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A drunk cook was saved by three teenagers who heard the man’s smoke alarm sound at around 3am on Saturday. The man returned home from a night of drinking and decided to cook some sausages in a pan on a stove. He went into another room to sit down and fell asleep

leaving the pan unattended. Richmond chief fire officer, Ralph Lonsdale, says the man was lucky he had smoke alarms that alerted the teenagers to the property. “The people walking past called the emergency services and broke into the house, taking urgent action before the emergency services arrived. The man himself didn’t

hear the smoke alarm going off because he was deep asleep” He says smoke inhalation in that sort of situation was very common. “In that sort of scenario that’s usually what happens. If it was a longer period of time the sausages would of course catch fire and smoke and possibly the whole house would go up. Of course, if the person’s fast

asleep they don’t wake up.” The man was treated at the house by ambulance but wasn’t transported to hospital. Ralph says it goes to show the dangers of drinking and frying, and advises everyone to have smoke alarms installed. He says the incident highlights the need for the fire service’s current “don’t drink and fry” advertising campaign.

Campaign to help families cut food waste Two new initiatives are about to be launched to encourage people to minimise food waste, after a survey showed that families in Nelson and Tasman were throwing out an average of 3.3kg of edible food each week. The survey conducted last year, involving 19 households throughout the region, showed that food makes up a massive 30 per cent of the rubbish placed into kerbside collections that goes into landfills. Twenty-seven per cent of households admitted to being large food wasters, throwing out more than $21 per week of edible food while 38 per cent wasted $8 per week. Tasman District Council utilities network engineer, David Stephenson, says that’s too high, and both the Nelson and Tasman councils

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have been preparing two pilot schemes aimed at encouraging households not to waste food. “We interviewed everyone in the survey and found that no one wanted to waste food but they needed some tools and guidance for minimising that waste. Education is the key, so we are going to hold a series of workshops with parents in kindergartens around the region starting next term. “We’ve also filmed some videos of the chef Michael McMeeken in his Streat Kitchen, which will be released on Youtube in April. They show people how to use all of the food they buy and avoid

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Tasman District Council utilities network engineer David Stephenson with some food that was thrown out in the rubbish at the Richmond transfer station this week. Photo: Simon Bloomberg.

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Two former presidents of Nelson Grey Power have made two very different public announcements this week – one is re-standing for president, the other is pulling out. Gordon Currie, president of the organisation for 21 years, is putting his name forward to be president again, while Neville Male, his successor, has pulled out of the race. Gordon made his announcement to Waimea Weekly, saying he’s been asked by members to stand to provide some “stability

and direction” to Nelson Grey Power. “It has been difficult for me to stand by and watch the drama that has occurred over the Former last six months. Nelson I have remained Grey Power silent because president I do not beGordon lieve that these Currie. problems can be solved by public arguments and clashes of personality. No one wins in this scenario, espe-

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Thousands of native fish were salvaged from Borck Creek and introduced to their new home in a man-made waterway last week as part of a $2 million project to widen the creek and improve Richmond’s stormwater drainage system. Borck Creek starts in the Richmond Hills before meandering across the Waimea Plains and entering the Waimea Estuary near Headingly Lane off Lower Queen St. It is an important part of Richmond’s stormwater drainage system and last week the Tasman District Council completed a key step in a project to widen the creek. “Borck Creek doesn’t always cope well in high flood events so we’ve made a wider channel to help take the flood flows,” council project manager Chris Blythe says. “The old channel is being abandoned and replaced by a 70m wide and 400m long one.” Chris says the new waterway flows alongside Headingly Lane between Lower Queen St and the Waimea Estuary, and is designed to accommodate flood flows of up to 35 cumecs. The flow in Borck Creek was diverted into the new channel on Wednesday and fisheries consultant Tom Kroos and council staff spent Thursday and Friday salvaging fish using

Fisheries and wildlife consultant Tom Kroos, right, and his son Harrison and staff member Steve Waterhouse, with an eel they salvaged from Borck Creek. Photo: Simon Bloomberg. nets and electrofishing equipment, and releasing some into the new channel and others into Waimea River. “We are finding an incredible number of fish,” Tom says. “There isn’t a lot of species diversity, with mostly common and giant bullies, long finned and short finned eels and inanga, but there’s so many of them.’ Chris says the new 400m long section of the waterway is the first stage of the project that will eventually extend upstream to a stormwater connection at Jubilee Park. The project will also involve planting native vegetation along the banks of the new waterway and, in future, there will be landscaping to provide a public amenity. “It’s a collegial project between different Council teams

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Dun slip ‘shouldn’t have happened’ Simon Bloomberg

Re-opening the Dun Mountain Trail is a priority for the Nelson City Council and Brook Waimarama Trust, after a major slip wiped out a section of the historic trail earlier this month. A 22 metre long section of the 152-yearold Dun Mountain Trail slipped onto the new fence line cut for the sanctuary’s pest-proof fence, following heavy rain in Nelson on March 6. Engineers are presently assessing the damage, and sanctuary general manager, Hudson Dodd, says they expect to have some options for repairing

the trail within a week. “We are waiting for the assessment so, until then, we don’t have a lot to go on,” Hudson says. “But we are very keen to reopen the Dun Mountain Trail and we are working to make that happen as soon as possible - we expect to have an initial assessment in week.” The council’s communications manager Paul Shattock says one option would be a “quick fix to open up the trail to cyclists and pedestrians” by removing around 4-6 cubic metres of ground. A consent has already been granted for this under emergency works. Paul says permanent repairs will take

longer because the slip is situated in the conservation zone. Soil disturbance or earthworks are not permitted in this zone except for the maintenance of an existing track on the existing alignment. However, well-known mountainbiking advocate Bryce Buckland and Nelson Residents Association president Mike Rodwell, say the slip should never have happened. Mike says a geotechnical report, indicating that cutting the fenceline close to the Dun Mountain Trail would increase the risk of slips, was ignored by council. “Any practical person knows that cutting the toes of hills in Nelson is inviting prob-

lems big time,” Mike says. “The experts on this project have committed a cardinal sin and must now front up to their mistakes.” Mike, who is a former trustee of the Dun Mountain Trail, says both he and Bryce warned the council about the potential risks of conducting significant earthworks near the trail. Bryce says the terrain near the slip is so steep that “the probability of slope failure was obvious and the fence should not have been allowed anywhere near the trail.” Paul says engineers are currently investigating whether there is a relationship between the earthworks and the slip.

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Flight cancelled so plane could stay in Auckland

Stranded passengers of an Air New Zealand flight from Auckland to Nelson last Sunday say they will make a formal complaint, after the airline admitted they cancelled the flight because they wanted the plane to stay in Auckland. As reported by Waimea Weekly last week, passengers were scheduled to fly from Auckland to Nelson but the flight was delayed until it was finally cancelled. The reason given was poor weather, but Air New Zealand has admitted the poor weather was for the return leg, meaning it could have flown the passengers home to Nelson but it didn’t want the plane stuck

here overnight. Air New Zealand spokeswoman Imogen Dennis says “a number of factors” caused the issue. “First, the aircraft was late arriving into Auckland. The second factor was that engineering requirements for other aircraft in our turbo prop fleet meant this aircraft was required in Auckland for the peak Monday morning services. “With weather conditions forecast to seriously deteriorate, the decision was taken not to operate the outbound service to Nelson as there was a significant risk the weather conditions would have prevented

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andrew@nelsonweekly.co.nz the aircraft making the return leg to Auckland.” Passengers say they should have been compensated for their accommodation costs because the reason they didn’t get home was because Air NZ wanted the plane left in Auckland, not bad weather stopping them from leaving. But Imogen says the airline will not be compensating them.

“As stated in our previous response, while engineering requirements played a part in the initial delay of flight NZ5253, the final decision to cancel the flight was made due to weather conditions. For this reason, compensation for overnight accommodation expenses was not provided.” Since the initial story other passengers have come forward, saying they were also upset with the way Air New Zealand handled the situation. Two separate passengers have told Waimea Weekly they will be writing a formal letter of complaint, as the response from Air New Zealand had been “woeful”.

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Playcentres struggle as mums head back to work Monique Bergman Fewer families are sending their children to Playcentres and Kindergartens, forcing two of the traditional powerhouses of pre-school education to rethink the way they operate. The Stoke Playcentre, opened four years ago next to Stoke School, is now only open two mornings a week as it battles to attract local families. The facility has seen its numbers reduce from around 17 families last year to only five this year. Parent Kelly Diskin says it’s “sad” to see the facility virtually empty. “It’s such a nice place and so modern and we’d love to have more friends to share it with. But I think the problem is so many mothers have to go back to work and it means they can’t come to Playcentre.” Nelson Playcentre Association executive team member and liaison officer for Stoke Playcentre, Amanda Davis, says “nationally, Playcentres are in a state of flux”. She says that financial pressures on parents across New Zealand are forcing them to go back to full-time work and place their children in day care facilities. As a result, Playcentres don’t have the same number of volunteers available to run the sessions as in previous years. Next month, the Playcentre Federation of New Zealand will hold a meeting to discuss possible changes to its current structure. “The social climate has changed a lot in

Families at Stoke Playcentre are looking for more friends. They are from left; Oliver McGuinness, Jessica Barnes, James and Kelly Diskin, Easton and Nicola Dowell. Photo: Andrew Board. New Zealand and parents are returning to work earlier and not staying at home as long as they used to. Regionally, we are trying to keep all the centres open and financially viable until possible national changes are made,” says Amanda. Playcentre began over 70 years ago as a support service to women who were left raising children alone during the Second World War. Its original aim was to provide leisure for mothers and opportunities for the social development of pre-school aged children. Today there are 33 Playcentre Associations throughout New Zealand which offer a learning environment for chil-

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School turns cricket fever into maths comp World Cup Cricket fever hit Henley Primary school this week with the launch of a new cricket math competition. To get students interested and involved in math, teacher Rachael Meyers created a competition relating to the World Cup. “The point of the competition is to promote math in a positive way,” says Rachael. Children are given math problems related to the cricket world cup to take home and complete with their parents. Once homework is completed and handed in

to their teachers, student’s names are drawn out to win cricket prizes. Rachael runs various math competitions throughout the year that include topical subjects. She involves the local community by requesting prizes for the children, this time she approached Nelson Cricket who donated shorts and a cricket bat. “It is all about getting both the children and parents involved in math in a fun way,” says Rachael.

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Teachers Cade Armstrong and Rachael Myers, in front of Henley Primary School students participating in the Maths Cricket World Cup activities. Photo: Monique Bergman.

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e l p o e p d o o f h Y ou r f re s Chris Baird, left, Peter Thomas, centre, and Digby Kynaston, swim au naturel in the Port Nelson Sea Swims. Photo: Simon Bloomberg.

Seals brave cold at sea swims They do it for all sorts of reasons. Some of them don’t like being restricted by a tight wetsuit. Others just enjoy the pure, uncomplicated simplicity of it all and a few just like the natural sensation of seawater against their skin. But whatever their reasons, the swimmers who went through the Port Nelson Sea Swim series wearing nothing but togs certainly gained the admiration of their wetsuited counterparts. The 18race series started on November 6 when the water was a chilly 13 or 14 degrees Celcius and ended last Thursday. “It was pretty cold at the start for them,” series organiser Dick Bennison says. “You can’t just jump in and swim in the cold like that - you have to acclimatise and that’s what a lot of them do. “I think quite a few, like Geoff Lart, swim right through winter without a wetsuit. But most of them are Poms and I reckon if you learned to swim in the Irish Sea anything else will seem warm.” But Peter Thomas, who swam without a wetsuit for the first time this season, says the worst part is actually standing around waiting to get in the water. “The first few swims were cold but the hardest part was standing

around waiting for the swim. Once you get in the water and get going it’s actually not too bad.” Peter says he decided to join the non-wetsuit swimmers this season “for a challenge”. Apart from the cold, he says it also took some time to feel comfortable swimming without the potentially life-saving buoyancy of a wetsuit. “It took a while to get used to it but now I’m really enjoying it,” he says. Veteran non-wetsuit swimmers, Chris Baird and Digby Kynaston, concede that they also felt the cold early in the season but Chris says that just “makes you feel very fresh and alive”. Digby says he couldn’t imagine swimming without the “feel of the water on your body”. But the early season chill and lack of buoyancy aren’t the only challenges of swimming without a wetsuit. “You lose some speed because wetsuits give swimmers extra streamlining,” Peter says. “I’ve noticed this year I’m about a minute and half slower over a kilometre without my wetsuit.” For the record, Geoff Lart won the non-wetsuit men’s long course series ahead of Peter and Chris with Cheryl le Lange, Kay McPherson and Monique Day on the podium for the women.

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Tapawera Area School dressed up in purple last week and held a parade at assembly for Purple Cup Cake Day. Students made purple cup cakes and banners during class, and decorated their classrooms with balloons and all things purple. A gold coin donation was made by the children who raised around $200 for the Purple Cup Cake cause.

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Jean Jackson, Wednesday, March 11: Local artist Jean Jackson was thrilled with her birthday surprise when her daughters organised an art exhibition solely for her work, held at the Trailways Hotel last Saturday. Jean said the support she got from friends and admirers of her art was amazing, particularly when, the day after her exhibition, she was contacted by a man who wished to buy a second piece of art. Of the 36 pieces that Jean had on display, she successfully sold five of them. Nelsonians gather in Gallipoli, Wednesday, March 11: After winning a double ticket to the centenary commemorations at Gallipoli this year, Cathy Knight has made an effort to meet up with the 26 other Nelsonians attending. So far, she has heard from three other couples who are all enthusiastic about meeting after the commemoration and they will be meeting up this Sunday at the Honest Lawyer to discuss their upcoming trip. For those going on the trip who want to make contact with Cathy, they can reach her by emailing cathy@pss.co.nz

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Air New Zealand flight cancelled: I am not surprised to read your report. My wife and I were booked on NZ5253 on Sunday, August 31st, last year as the last leg of a trip home from the UK, and on landing at Auckland we discovered that the flight had been cancelled.

No explanation given. We finally - after a lot of being mucked around - got on the 2050 flight, and arrived home considerably more tired that we had expected. We had originally been booked on 5253 the previous Friday, but had to re-book as my wife became unwell on the flight across Australia and we had to stay in Brisbane for two nights. We then discovered that a neighbour had been booked on 5253 on the Friday we were originally booked, and that flight was cancelled. She also told us that a friend of hers had had the same experience on the same flight LIMITED within the previous two weeks. That is beyond coincidence. The inescapable conclusion is that this flight is a phantom flight, Conveyancing Practitioner scheduled, but operated only if there are enough passengers. It doesn’t matter how much the Offering an experienced, efficient, passengers are inconvenienced. cost effective service for all your Anyone seeking any semblance of a reliable booking would be property law and trust matters. well advised to avoid this particular flight. Roger Cole.

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editorial@waimeaweekly.co.nz txt: 027 UR VOICE TXT facebook.com/waimeaweekly editorial@nelsonweekly.co.nz te www.waimeaweekly.co.nz facebook.com/nelsonweekly www will not vote for the so-called “Progressive” candidates who are standing for committee. They plan to reinstate the former leadership which has overlooked appropriate constitutional procedure. Dan McGuire. Water levels: I was reading in National Geographic that sea levels are predicted to rise by at least 2 feet, and possibly up to 6ft, by 2100. Surely this needs to be planned for and should be treated as a matter of priority. It would make the Southern Link on Rocks Rd unviable and there is the concern that the whole of the CBD etc would be underwater. What does the mayor have to say? By the way, this is not a ‘do you believe in global warming’ question as the planet has warmed 1 degree over the past century. Whether it is man made, (most likely) or not, is not the point. The point is what are we going to do about it? Doug Barry-Martin. Inflated water bill: Ha! We contacted the council about our just over $1,000 water bill for six months. We don’t even water our garden and we paid a plumber to check taps, etc on the property. No leaks and dry under the house. The council wouldn’t come to the party and we had to pay all of it. About six months ago they changed our water metre to a new one and we have had no problems since, go figure! Hope Rogers.

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Father David Gruschow with an image of his Great Uncle, Doug Dibley, who was the last surviving New Zealand Gallipoli veteran. He died then he was 101. Photo: Monique Bergman. ditions were dreadful at Gallipoli,” says David. Doug joined the army in 1915 at 19 years old, after he and his mate saw an advertisement in the paper wanting orderlies in Trentham Military Camp. They had been training a month when they were sent off overseas as members of the New Zealand medical corps. He was transported to Gallipoli at night, to the top of the cliffs at Walker’s Ridge, where the unit was located right behind the lines. The young green soldiers were told to dig holes and burrow in, where they would hear bullets whizz past, a new sensation for Doug, having never heard a shell burst or rifle bullet fly past

before. His job was to take injured soldiers down to the base at the beach, waiting for them to be transshipped at night. Almost 9000 New Zealanders served at Gallipoli and conditions were rough. Soldiers didn’t have enough water for a wash and, as a result, lice were rife throughout the camp. Food consisted of bully beef, biscuits, jam and cheese, with the odd tin of stew. Doug returned to New Zealand in 1918, married and had 11 children. Like many war veterans, he saw first hand the damage war does to people, both at home and to those who go away, and as a result his last recorded statement was “No-one wins in the end”.

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Shirley Dunlea and Jo Kara from Access, at the expo at Headingly Lane last year. work out the back of Richmond. Many of these clubs aren’t found in the phone book and this is the perfect chance to break the ice and learn more about how your skills or enthusiasm can be put to good use. Alongside their stall holders, the Positive Ageing Expo will feature two great seminars by Lois Tonkin and Mark Inglis. In the first seminar Lois will be dis-

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make a night of it. There’ll be a lot of people who know some of the fighters, but even if you don’t it’s still great entertainment.” The fight is sanctioned by the New Zealand Professional Boxing Association and will be MC’d by comedian Mike King and local personality Murray Leaning. Paul says every cent of the money raised goes to the trust. “The funds help sustain and grow our programme and without this event we wouldn’t be here. It’s hugely important for us.” Pat Leonard from the NZ Professional Boxing Association says he does around 50 corporate events around the country each year and the Fight 4 Victory is one of the best. Paul says the fighters have put in 12 hard weeks of work, Saxton Stadium will look a treat and now all it needs is a good turn out to cheer them all on. Doors open for Fight 4 Victory at 5.30pm at Saxton Stadium on April 4. The first fight starts at 7pm and the event is expected to be finished before 10pm. General admission tickets are $35 per person and can be bought from the Theatre Royal, Nelson i-Site, Richmond Mall or online at www.ticketdirect.co.nz

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It’s been 10 years since Sharon Stockdale took fully qualified stylist with over 10 years of experiover ownership of Scissor Art and she and her ence and alongside her is Neisha Woodward, a team have loved every minute of servicing the fully qualified senior stylist with over eight years needs of the Brightwater area. of experience. Scissor Art is also proud to introDuring it’s decade under Sharon’s management, duce its most recent staff member, Taylor Miller. Scissor Art had undergone some transforma- The third year apprentice stylist is exceptionally tions of its own, most obvious being it’s recent talented and will be a big asset to the business. Sharon herself renovation. The has been in the salon successindustry for 30 fully achieved its aim of becoming years, worka comfortable ing in Australia and Christchplace for clients and a great work urch, tutoring environment for for three years the stylists to at Polytech work their magand was also ic. “Everyone’s involved with loved it, I had WOW for three years; experia rep in today who hasn’t been ences that have here since it was After 10 years of ownership, Sharon is thrilled with the all combined to done and he was current look and success of salon, Scissor Art and continues make Scissor blown away by to enjoy being part of the Brightwater community. Art the success it is today. the transformation. Everyone who hasn’t been here for a while Being a country salon has no effect on the quality and remembers what it did look like is blown of the services they provide, the team are conaway by it and how amazing it actually looks and stantly up-skilling with colour training days, over looked by a technician from the Keune range of it’s lovely to work in,” says Sharon. A fantastic looking salon needs fantastic staff and hair products, and their own staff training exerwith a talented team of stylists on hand, it defi- cises that allow them to practice new techniques nitely delivers on that front too. Bidi Holani is a that can be transferred to their customers. Their

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Country music at its best

It was country music heaven as the annual Sun City Country Music awards rocked Club Waimea. Things kicked off on February 28 with a showcase, highlighting the talents of the weekend’s judges and guests. With a capacity crowd, it was a successful start to a weekend of the country’s best country music singers, with auditions starting on Saturday and continuing on until Sunday in the club’s hall and the Richmond Bowling Club. In a letter to Club Waimea, organisers of the music awards thanked both clubs for the use of their facilities. “We appreciated the support shown from all that attended and also a big thanks to John and his team at Club Waimea for the wonderful assistance and facilities,” wrote convenor, Linda Hahn. Saturday evening saw competitors compete in the Rock’n’Roll section which was well supported by the local Rock’n’Roll club who didn’t hesitate to show of their impressive dancing skills and, by Sunday, the judges had narrowed the acts down from 260 to 51. The final showcase on Sunday, featuring a lot of local Nelson’s Brooklyn Scott singing in the NZ Sun City Coun- talent, was well supported by members try Music Awards for 2015. Brooklyn was crowned overall of the public who came to enjoy counwinner of the junior section. try music at its best.

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Courtesy Van If you find yourself on a Thursday night in need of a drink at your favourite club, but you don’t want to chance the drive home, the Club Waimea courtesy van is now here to rescue you. Not only is the service a handy way to commute to and from the club without a worry, but the drivers offer some friendly conversation too. Let the group of reliable vol-

unteers do the driving while you enjoy the food and atmosphere of Club Waimea, their services are available on Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 5pm. To book the courtesy van for your next night at the club, give the office a call on 543 9179. While you’re there, don’t forget to get in on the raffles or the membership draw on Thursday night.

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Club Waimea manager, John Hewison and president Jan Phipps with Clubs New Zealand president, Tom Fisher during the conference and AGM.

Our Club has impressed

Club Waimea have impressed on a national level after hosting the Club’s NZ 2015 Conference and Annual General Meeting. It’s been on everyone’s minds for the past few weeks and now the club can relax and go back to their normal routine with the satisfaction of knowing the

conference and AGM was a success. Club’s New Zealand President Tom Fisher expressed his approval at the quality of Club Waimea’s hospitality, rating them as an eight on a scale of one to ten. The event was important to those in leadership positions within clubs around the country for

its networking opportunities and chances to learn updated information about their industry. The AGM then dealt with the rules, regulations and licensing that comes with operating and allowed members to share their expectations for the Clubs New Zealand organisation.

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Three weeks ago we host- ished on Saturday with the ed the NZ Country Mu- Clubs NZ 2015 AGM. sic Awards and by all the This was only made posfeedback received, it was sible with the help of so successful, again, many many volunteers who thanks to all willingly gave the volunteers their time for any and all that helped. duties. We I wish to also thank the were honsports secoured to have had David tions volunBirdling (a teer drivers valuable Club for commencWaimea Diing the Thursrector) as the day night bus conference service and Janine Phipps MC, he also by last week’s promoted our usage, this is going to be a success. own and other exhibitors The new drink driving products with such prolaws have been effected fessionalism and experour club however we are tise. I also wish to extend trying to encourage new my thanks to our manager members to increase pa- John Hewison and all the tronage, so if any member staff for the professional has a positive suggestion way they carried out their please let us know as it duties. On Thursday evencould be beneficial to all. ing entertainment was put So it’s all positive news, on by Barry Korcheski, let’s go forward together Friday by The Travelling and enjoy our club and its Hillbillies, and Saturday by The Four Tones, who facilities. The Clubs NZ Confer- were supported by the Sun ence and AGM is an event City Rockers and their that will be forever etched dance display. All of these in my memory; a first for were above expectations Club Waimea (we may and I hope it’s not long benever have the chance to fore we see them entertain hold such a prestigious again in our club. Finally I event of this type again) wish to thank all of you for and it was a huge success letting us have this event with praise was freely of- in your club and the way fered by all who attended. in which you responded to It all started with the ex- our visitors. hibitor’s equipment arriv- Janine Phipps ing on Monday and fin- President

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Richmond’s Brenda Clapp was the fastest woman in the 20th, and possibly last, edition of the 106km Rainbow Rage mountainbike ride from St Arnaud to Hanmer Springs, while Hanmer’s Stephen Halligan won the men’s race ahead of Nelson’s Tom Filmer. Brenda completed the journey through the old stock driving route in 4hr 34min to finish seven minutes ahead of Liz Roberts and nine clear of Jessica Hughes, both

of Nelson. Stephen and Tom rode together for most of the 106km before Stephen raced clear approaching the final climb over Jacks Pass to win in 3hr 33min, five minutes clear of Tom. Organiser Mike Gane says fast times were the order of the day for the Printhousesponsored race, with riders enjoying a steady tailwind for all but the first six kilometres. “There was a headwind drifting down the

valley at the start but I told the riders in the race briefing that they’d get a tailwind after about 10km and they got it after six. It was a beautiful day for them and everyone came in at the finish absolutely grinning.” Although riders had to negotiate a series of slips across the road, Mike says that added to the adventure. “It was a real mountainbike ride because there were so many shingle slides before Island Saddle. Some of them were really

hard to ride so it made it pretty entertaining.” The only bad news for riders is that the 20th Rainbow Rage may be the last. Numbers have been dwindling for a the last three or four years and Mike says the 300 who entered this year were not enough to make it economic. “It’s too early to say if it’s the last. I’ll need some more time to think about it, but it’s not sustainable with 300 riders.”

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Waimea College’s Bridie Edwards on her way to winning the under-16 girls 3000m at Saxton Field last Wednesday. Photo: Simon Bloomberg.

The Kaiteriteri Weekender 6 Hour Bike Relay will be held during the April school holidays on Saturday, April 11. The date has been moved to encourage families to camp at the event hub, the Kaiteriteri Beach Motor Camp. In addition to the mountain biking event, the Nelson Orienteering Club will run a two hour mountain bike Rogaine on the Sunday morning. This involves each team navigating its way through the Park’s

trail network, visiting checkpoints to accumulate a maximum score within a two hour time period. Also on Sunday afternoon, Steve Newport of HeliBike Nelson will run shuttles to the top ridge so all of those with tired legs can have runs down Corkscrew, Jaws, Velocity and Flamin’ Noraor Rockface. For further information, please go to kaiteriterimtbpark.org.nz or facebook page KaiteriteriMTBPark.

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Waimea runner sets new 3000m record Waimea College’s Bridie Edwards continued her record-breaking run in the 3000m, setting her latest mark in the under-16 girls race at the Tasman secondary schools athletics champs at Saxton Field. Bridie had already broken the Tasman 3000m records for the under-14 and under-15 age groups, running 10min 34.71sec in 2013 and 10min 28.19sec last year. Last Wednesday, she added a third record when she blitzed the 3000m in 10min 33.03sec to beat the previous mark set by 36 seconds. And Bridie will get a another chance to improve on that time when she lines up in the South Island secondary schools champs starting at Saxton Field this weekend. Waimea won three 3000m titles last week, with Sami Jordan taking out the under-19 girls race and Dylan Hampton winning the

under-14 boys. Sami also won her 1500m while Garin’s Jared Lautenslager won the under-19 boys 1500m. Waimea’s Gregor Wilson won the under-15 boys hurdles. Waimea College athletes also performed well in the field events with Corbyn Robb (under-14 boys), Phillip Jordan (under-15 boys) and Megan Stack (under-16 girls) winning high jump titles and Jess Kelly (under-14 girls), Shania Kuipers (under-15 girls) and Megan winning their long jumps. Jess and Garin’s Ryan Churchill (under-14 boys) won the triple jump, with Ryan setting a new record of 12.04m. Waimea’s Emma Mackay-Smith (under-16 girls shot put), Samantha Hardie (under-14 girls discus), Brooke Robertson (under-15 girls discus) and Phillip Jordan (under-15 boys discus) also won field events.

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Waimea students make national beach volleyball teams Four Waimea College volleyballers have been selected for national age-group teams to play in a series of beach volleyball tournaments in the US in July. Harrison Kilgour and Jacob King have been named in the boys under-21 team, Hannah Davenhill is in the girls under-21 team, while Holly Chandler has been named in the girls under-19 team. Only six players from the South Island have been selected in the two squads that will play US high-performance teams in Waimea College’s Hannah Davenhill, left, and Holly Chandler have been selected for California. New Zealand beach volleyball teams.

FC Nelson look to take on Falcons Andrew Board The championship-winning Nelson Marlborough Falcons football team could fold if talks with FC Nelson don’t pan out, says chair of the board behind the team, Aldo Miccio. Aldo says the current board behind the team will not bid for a licence after their current licence expires for the 2017 season and he’d like to see a club take over to make sure the team remains sustainable. The Falcons had a mixed 2014. On the field it won the national title, an incredible achievement. But off the pitch the lack of a major sponsor and dwindling board meant the organising of the team was done by fewer people, and the board is still paying off last year’s entry fee. Aldo says the team should be in a club structure, where it will have access to more volunteers and supporters. He says the Falcons are about to enter formal discussions with FC Nelson. “After last season we realised that everyone has done their bit, we had run the franchise for two years and needed it to go to a club. We’ve had board members there from the start and if you look at any board you need rotation.” FC Nelson president George Molnar says the club’s focus remains on development of youth players and the Falcons fit into that. “We think this is fantastic for our club and for the Nelson region.” Asked about the financials, a problem that has hampered the Falcons over the past season, George says they will look closely at it. “We wouldn’t be sitting down talking to them if we didn’t think we could make it work.”

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Waimea Swimming Club’s Tayla Graham completed a golden week, winning four gold medals at the national division two championships that ended in Dunedin last Saturday. Tayla, 16, started her golden run at the Waimea Club championships held at the Waimea College pool on March 14. She beat the club’s 16 year-old girls records in every event she entered, including the 100m, 200m and 400m freestyle, 100m and 200m breast-stroke and backstroke, 100m butterfly and 133m individual medley. The year 12 Waimea College student carried that form into last weekend’s division two nationals setting personal bests on her way to winning the 50m and 100m butterfly, 100m backstroke and 200m individual medley. Incredibly, Tayla recorded 2min 42.26sec for the 200m IM to beat her previous best time by a massive 8.12sec while improving her 100m butterfly by 5.36sec. Tayla had earlier qualified for the national division two champs after winning four events at the South Island Country and Town champs in Blenheim from February 28 to March 2. She also set new records in the 100m and 200m

Tayla Graham with the four gold medals she won at the national division two swimming championships in Dunedin last week. Photo: Simon Bloomberg. IM at that meeting. Tayla, who has been swimming competitively for just over two years, attributes her big improvement to good coaching, hard training and the excitement of swimming national championships. “Jos Pattison is a great coach and he’s really helped me get faster,” Tayla says. “I taught myself to swim but he’s shown me how to improve on all the little things that are so important and he’s so encouraging. “I think the atmosphere at nationals helped too. You always swim faster when you are racing against top swimmers at a big meet.’

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DEaths NICHOLLS, Ethne Graham (nee Hunter) 17.2.23 -15.1.15 Judith, Kevin, Philip, David and families, would like to express their gratitude to all those who attended Ethne’s send off. We know that Ethne would have been so humbled and touched by all of those who came to pay their respects. We were really grateful to everyone who visited, phoned, sent emails and cards. Your support and thoughtfulness gave us an enormous amount of comfort. It was really heart-warming to see so many people at Ethne’s funeral especially those who had travelled so far to attend and many faces from years ago. We were truly grateful to the staff at the Kensington Court who have cared for mum’s care over the last 18mths – thank you. We also would like to thank the ladies who did such a lovely job of the refreshments after the service. If we have missed anyone please accept this as a personal thank you and acknowledgement of gratitude on behalf of the Nicholls family this being an end of an era for us.

Keeping you in touch Social afternoon on Weds. 1st. Apr. at Age Concern Hall, Oxford St. Richmond at 1.30pm. Curious ? Do join us. Brenda 5445872 FREE! Employment Info Evening in Motueka for people new to NZ Where? Motueka Community House. When? Friday, 27th Mar. 6 – 7.30pm. Experts from Fair Workplaces & Union Network of Migrants. Join us for complimentary drinks & nibbles, Question & Answer session. FRESH FOCUS Kathy O’Donnell speaking about “The Women’s Refuge”. Monday, 30 Mar., 10-11 am, at Nelson Suburban Club, 168 Tahunanui Drive. Everyone welcome. Entry $2. Richmond Lions, Next bi-monthly meeting of Lions is on Apr. 7 at Age Concern building Oxford St. Richmond. 6.00pm for 6.30pm meal. New members warmly welcome! Contact Alex on 544 2639 or for the Wakefield area Ivan on 541 9689. ASTRONOMY View the Moon & other celestial objects on Fri 27 Mar 8 pm weather permitting at the Cawthron Atkinson Observatory at the Clifton Terrace School Atawhai. All welcome. Gold coin entry. STOKE PLAYCENTRE Nau mai, haere mai! Children birth to 6 years of age, & whānau, are welcome to join us for a fun, learning experience. Mon., Wed. & Fri. 9:30am-midday (First three visits are free!) Stoke Playcentre is the newest Playcentre in the Nelson Association. We are located beside Stoke School, Ranui St. Ph: 5477299

Holiday Care for the Under Fives. Nelson Tasman Kindergarten 8.30am - 2.30pm, 7 Apr. to 16 Apr. 2015. Open to all 3-4 year olds. Richmond, Nelson & Motueka venues. See www.ntk.org.nz. Alzheimers Nelson For people living with Memory loss & Dementia Advice, Information & support ARE AVAILABLE . Ph: 5467702 or 0800 004 001. Messages cleared regularly. Waimarama Community Gardens: In The Brook AN URBAN GARDEN is being developed. It’s an ongoing project to show what can be done in your backyard. Come help create it.Every Wednesday 9.30-12.30. Much fun & learning to be had. FOSTER Parents Change Lives & Communities. Child, Youth & Family are offering free training for foster parents & caregivers in Nelson. Dates: Mar. 26 & Apr. 2. Time 6-9pm. Contact Heather 03 989 4200 or heather.couper002@cyf.govt. nz for further info. Get MONEY Smart - Want to save money or SLASH debt in 2015 for FREE? Register for our weekly evening class held in Nelson, Motueka or Blenheim. Bonus - NO FEES!! Call Pip 03 547 6138 or Register at www. barbicantc.com for info session next week. RED PUPPY APPEAL Volunteers needed for an easy 2 hours of collecting for the Blind Foundation at tables at shops in Nelson & Richmond on Fri 27 & Sat 28 Mar.. Please contact Carl Horn at 539-1108. Playgroup: Sallies Play Cafe Rich-

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Wallace Marty and Caroline (nee Wilson), now in Auckland, are proud parents to a darling little girl; Ellie (Elizabeth) Jayne weighing in at 7lb 3ozs. Welcome to Ellie Jayne, love and hugs from Granny and Poppa Dino.

REGULAR EVENTS Tiny Tots, a free, fun introduction to stories, songs, active movement & rhymes for preschoolers & their caregivers. Tuesdays 10-10.30am Children’s Area, Richmond Library during term time. Playgroup Richmond Plunket Oxford St. Mon.s (term time) 9.30am to 11.30am morning tea provided Contact Angela 0274441546. SINGERS WANTED! Women of all ages who enjoy singing are invited to join a Thursday night rehearsal with Nelson Bays Harmony this month. Brush up your vocal skills & experience the buzz of singing 4-part a cappella harmony. For details contact Jenny on 547 4354 or visit www.nelsonharmony.org.nz Better Breathing Classes (BBC) including hydrotherapy pool held regularly. Light exercise with a focus on breathing & relaxation. Ph: Nelson Asthma Society 546 7675 for more information & classes near you. TOASTMASTERS Improve your social confidence. Learn the art & skills of public speaking. There are 4 Toastmasters Clubs in Nelson&Motueka. For info contact June at 022-018-0853 or neatjun@yahoo.co.nz.

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SEPARATED/DIVORCED? DivorceCare is a support group offering a recovery programme over 13 weeks. Begins Thursday 16 Apr., 7.30pm at Hope Community Church, Ranzau Road, Hope THE RAY WIN COLLECTION of Jowett vehicles & speedway bikes will be open & on display on Sunday 5 & 19 Apr.. We are now situated at Higgins Heritage Park Wakefield. Group visits can be made outside of these dates by prior arrangements. Ph 5447096. For more information or to register Ph: Ruth on 538 0739 or Lois on 543 2942 Refugee Support: you can make a difference. Support former refugees to resettle in Nelson. Full training provided. Contact Red Cross jettie. zeestraten@redcross.org.nz or 5484978 “BRING HIM HOME: AN ANZAC TRIBUTE” with the Nelson Male Voice Choir. Sat, Apr. 25 2-00 pm Old St John’s Hardy St. Guests Tasman Brass Quartet; Sarah Stack; Steve Rudhall: Hilda Bester . Adults $20; Under 18 $5-00, Under 10 Free. Tickets available; i-SITE, Millers Acre, Nelson; Summit Real Estate Stoke; Richmond Mall. NELSON TRAMPING CLUB invites you: Mar 29, Boulder Bank, easy, $2, Ph: Lou 547 7727. Details www. http://nelsontrampingclub.org.nz Forest & Bird Wednesday Apr. 8 Andy Underwood is a NZ author & photographer & will talk on ‘Presenting Wildlife’. 7.30 p m Tahunanui School Hall, Muritai St HOPE/RANZAU W.I. have a Craft/

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ATTENTION GREYPOWER MEMBERS “Progressive Team” Candidates Announced.

As Nelson Grey Power Inc will still not recognise two Special General Meetings and reinstate Neville Male as a member, allowing him to be nominated for President the team has, out of respect for Neville, decided not to contest this position. The following members have been nominated to stand for Officers / Management Committee positions of Nelson Grey Power for 2015-16. Vice-President: Malcolm Saunders - current committee member and Board Waimea Village. Secretary: Garry Thompson - extensive administration and HR experience in Government and National Organisations . Also served NZ Police, Scouting NZ, Community Patrols NZ, past produce retailer. Treasurer: Eileen Wilkin - Financial advisor for Nelson Electorate, vast office management experience, past Probus and Nelson Suburban Club executive roles. Management Committee: Peter Johnson - Career in management, various Directorships, Night Patrol Volunteer. Rosalina McCarthy - Owner/operator research archives, Post Graduate Museum Studies. Hugh Neill - Bachelor Commerce, Past Accountant, Farmer and currently Principal Affordable Accounting. Ron Oates - Vast Management experience, Sanford and NZ King Salmon, Grey Power member 15 years. Meryl-Lynn Pluck - Director of Rainbow Reading , Schoolteacher, Post Graduate Qualifications. Hilary Upton - Career as Nurse, Cert in Computer Technology NMIT, served on many organisations. Reginald Upton - Wilkins & Field 37 years, past executive roles on Lions Club, Nelson A & P Assn. John Walker - Company Director, Former owner House Parts Nelson, extensive business experience. If you are unable to attend the AGM and wish to vote for this “Progressive Team” you may do this by proxy vote, or if you have already signed a proxy form giving your proxy personal discretion (i.e. ‘as my proxy sees fit’) you may revoke this proxy at any time before the AGM. Please contact Eileen 544 6392, Malcolm 544 5053, Errol 546 7928 or Peter 545 1002 for assistance with recording your preferred proxy votes.

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Walk Back In History...

SPOONERS RAIL TUNNEL OPEN DAY

Sun 29 March

Saturday 28 wet or fine. Clearing out sale everything must go! Many bargains! Chest freezer, clothes dryer, bread maker, electric jugs, [all in working order] rotary hoe [howard] stock crate [ute] workshop and household clear out, cane bookshelf, cane chair and side table, linen, double bed, something for everyone. Palmer Road, Brightwater. Signs out at 9.00am. Not before!

WEDNESDAY 25 March 2015

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Mortgage Advisers First home buyers • Purchasers Refinancing • Investment Properties Guarantor lending 100% loans

Phone 548 8590 www.lifetime.co.nz Mark Langdon & Ian French

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Separation, Divorce, Pain There aren’t many people around you who understand the pain your relationship breakdown, separation and/or divorce has caused. DivorceCare is a series of evenings conducted by people who understand what you are experiencing and helps you develop a hope for the future.

10am-2pm | $2 Entry

At Hope Community Church, Ranzau Road, Hope Commencing Thursday 16 April from 7.30pm – 9.30pm

Good torches and footwear are essential. No dogs please. Turnoff foot of Spooners Kohatu side, follow signs.

For further information or to register please contact: Lois, phone 543 2942 Ruth, phone 538 0739 This is a 13 week course

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If you’re in employment and your wages go directly into a bank account, you’re almost there.

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• Outboard servicing & repairs • All makes and models • Electronics Installation • Trailer Repairs • Sales and service

Richmond’s Master Painters • Free Quotes • Qualified Security Checked Team • Interior & Exterior Painting • Roof Painting • Water Blasting • Wallpapering • Locally owned since 2002

021 345 591 or 544 0856

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FRIDGES FREEZERS

stuMp grinding whitewArerepAirs WASHERS DRYERS

DISHWASHERS OVENS

Stump GrindinG ServiceS

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Repairing whiteware from Richmond to Wakefield, and surrounding areas.

TIM LLOYD 79 TREETON PLACE WAKEFIELD

For service call: 027 685 5777 or 541 8877

10.00am every Sunday

Biblical Christ-Centred Worship Services:

Sunday 10:30 am & 5 pm We are located at:

@ The Headingly Centre Headingly Lane Richmond You are welcome

Stoke/Waimea Methodist Parish

Stump Grinding Tree Felling & Removal Site Clearance

Dennis Ellmers Certified Technician 105 St Vincent Street 021 081 82 123 Mob: 027 7474 566 stumps@orcon.net.nz Ph/Fax: 03-548 7858 www.theoutboardshop.co.nz www.stumpgrindingservice.co.nz

• FRIDGES • FREEZERS • WASHERS • DRYERS Repairing whiteware • DISHWASHERS OVENS from Richmond to•Wakefield, and• surrounding areas. RANGEHOODS

Sunday Service 9.30am

Sunday 8.00am St Joseph’s Pitfire Road, Wakefield 9.30am Richmond Church

Cup of tea to follow

5.00pm Last Sunday of every month St’s Peter & Paul Moutere Highway

Enquiries Ph 544-8394

All Welcome! Ph 544 8987 www.richmondcatholic.co.nz

Wensley Road Richmond (opposite TDC) (no access off Waimea or Ridgeway) Contact: (03) 547 - 6056

www.rcnzonline.com/nelson

027 685 5777 or 541 8877

Holy Trinity Anglican Church 27 Dorset St, Richmond Phone 544-8844

Sunday Services

29 March 2015 9.00am Holy Communion 10.30am Praise on the Hill Theme: Loud Hosanna’s All Welcome Wednesday 10.00am Holy Communion www.holytrinityrichmond.org.nz

Notice to all Advertisers:

Meeting Sunday 10.30am Ellis St, Brightwater

(Plunket Rooms, next to Petrol Station)

Contact Dean 544 5784 We’d love to see you there

10.00am Worship Celebration

Sundays 10am

Favourite Hymns

Wednesday 20 Feb 10am - Morning Tea Cnr Croucher & Darcy

Warring Carpark (Behind No.1 Shoes) 243 Queen St www.richmondchurch.org.nz

TIM

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Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Parish, Richmond Saturday Vigil 7.00pm Richmond Church 35 William Street

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BRANDS - SERVICE - FINANCE

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03 544 9748

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Hot water extraction carpet cleaning IICRC internationally qualified

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Ph: 544 1212

CLEANING Specialising in

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• Property Maintenance

www.techclean.co.nz FREE PHONE

GAS STAYS

0508 832 425

HEALING

Stephen Oliver proprietor

Phone now on

545 1053

INSECT MAGICSEAL SCREENS FORINSECT WINDOWS SCREENS SCREENS AND DOORS. FOR WINDOWS FOR WINDOWS Any Size, AND DOORS. AND AnyDOORS. Size, Any Colour Any Colour Any Size, PHONE PHONE Any Colour 03 1398 03 545 545 1398 PHONE 104 466 0800 104466 03 545 1398 0800 104466 SOLAR

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0800 427 782 or 03 544 1212

4A Gladstone Road, 12 Cargill Place, Richmond (offRichmond Beach Road)

Healing you Over 20 years experience $80 per hour

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PLUMBING & GAS

Phone

0800 448 446 Steve Fletcher

www.heatpumpnelson.co.nz

SEWING

ROOFING

• Leaks • Repairs Honest Reliable Master Master Honest Reliable Plumbers and Gasfitters Plumbers and Gasfitters • Maintenance Since 1915 Since 1915 Small Small • Leaking taps & pipes • ReRoofs Jobs Jobs • Kitchens & • New Roofs Welcome bathrooms Welcome • Solar • Drainage

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Proudly supplying Orange Residential Homes roofing requirements for over 10 years

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Chris Inglis 03 5448059 0275485877

544 1660

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1-19 McPherson St Richmond www.nzsolar.co.nz info@nzsolar.co.nz

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• Alterations to ready-made curtains/ nets All Installation

• Roman Blinds

Re-Stringing & Re-Lining

• Door to Door Service • Complete rental makeovers Brenda: 027 842 1780 bbsservices@xtra.co.nz

MOBILITY

Baby&Mobility HIRE

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- zips, hems, mending

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INTERIOR SEWING

Your solar specialists Specialising in supply & installation of Solar Systems for:

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548 0007

Fully Trained, Security Screened

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• Pressure Cleaning • Window Cleaning

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• Tenancy Changes

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Carseats | Push Chairs | High Chairs Cots | Porta Cots | Bassinets Mobility Scooters | Walking Frames Lift Chairs | Wheelchairs | Power Chairs

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12 Cargill Place, (off Beach Richmond 4A Gladstone Road,Road) Richmond

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You can be assured of MTA standards of service everytime.

Certified Mac Technician www.mac111.co.nz Ph: 0275481618

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SALES - SERVICE - RENTALS

269 Queen St Richmond. Ph 544 6603 NOW OPEN SATURDAYS

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TA S M A N S TO R AG E • Low prices • Secure storage • CCTV Surveillance

• Inside car storage • Self drive truck hire • Staff on site

Size & Price List available at www.tasman-storage.co.nz

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Ph 544 4306


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ALTERATIONS

ARBORIST

ARBORIST

For all women’s & men’s alterations come and see the experts

NZ Arboricultural Association Approved Contractor • Difficult Tree Dismantles/Removal • Power Line Vegetation Clearance • Thinning & Crown Reductions • All Aspects of Tree Work • 24hr Emergency Call Out Service

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Ph 548 7655

PHONE 0800 TREEWORK (873396) • (03) 544 0588 • 027 274 5653 • lianp@treescape.co.nz www.treescape.co.nz

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LAWNMOWING

ELECTRICIAN

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FREE Quotes Call Simon

545 1000 021 223 3135

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Fayette Ln Storage Stoke

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for all formal occasions Ph 544 1290 Mob 027 245 8192 eemland@xtra.co.nz Fayette Lane - No.2, Stoke, Nelson

MADE FOR MEN 249 Queen St Richmond

543 9977

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Registered Electricians

Ph: 021 482 088 or 542 2328

GARDENING

ELITE

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 99% Dust Free  All Wooden Flooring  Residential & Commercial  Prestige Timber Floor Laying  Your choice of Coatings Over 20 years Experience

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April: May: June: July:

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GARDENING

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• Landscaping + Fencing • Pre-Sale Garden Tidy Up • Lawn Care & Mowing • Gardening • Hedges & Treework • Green Waste Removal • Section Clearing • Handyman Services • Chipping Greenwaste • Stump Grinding • Mowing Services for Large Sections Contact us today! Andrew & Wendy Neame

021 255 6163 / 544 0444

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or 027 240 4979

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Maintenance & Repairs

Painter Decorator

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Phone Lindsay

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PV Solar expert

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PLUMBER

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A/H: 542 3343

544 8059

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Jeff NeilsoN A/HWaterblastiNg 547 7856 • 80 Neale Ave, Stoke, Nelson Mobile 0220 649 822 (24hr)

A/H 547 7856 • 80 Neale Ave, Stoke, Nelson

Mobile 0220 649 822 (24hr)

A/H 547 7856 • 80 Neale Ave, Stoke, Nelson

• House washing • Roof & gutters • Moss & algae removal • • Driveways, paths & decks • Boats & caravans •

Jeff NeilsoN

WaterblastiNg

• House washing • Roof & gutters • Moss & algae removal • • Driveways, paths & decks • Boats & caravans •

Mobile 0220 649 822 (24hr)

Jeff NeilsoN

A/H 547 7856 • 80 Neale Ave, Stoke, Nelson

WaterblastiNg

• House washing • Roof & gutters • Moss & algae removal • • Driveways, paths & decks • Boats & caravans •

Mobile 0220 649 822 (24hr)

Jeff NeilsoN

A/H 547 7856 • 80 Neale Ave, Stoke, Nelson

WaterblastiNg

Mobile 0220 649 822 (24hr)

A/H 547 7856 • 80 Neale Ave, Stoke, Nelson

• House washing • Roof & gutters • Moss & algae removal • • Driveways, paths & decks • Boats & caravans •

Jeff NeilsoN

WaterblastiNg Mobile 0220 649 822 (24hr)

A/H 547 7856 • 80 Neale Ave, Stoke, Nelson

Cell: 0220 649 822 A/H 547 7856

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