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Merry Christmas

Thursday December 24, 2015

Recipe Monique Ridout, owner at the Little Teapot in Kilbirnie, says she loves to experiment in the kitchen. This festive season she shares her favourite Christmas recipe with Cook Strait News readers. Composed by Tony Watling 11th. Nov. 2015

Date & Walnut Cake

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Ingredients: 2 cups chopped dates 2 cups of boiling water 2 teaspoons baking soda 2 tablespoon butter 2 cups brown sugar 2 eggs 2 cup chopped walnuts 1 teaspoon vanilla essence 4 cups plain flour 2 teaspoon baking powder

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Method: Put dates, water, soda and butOur summer pools were built by us. ter into a bowl. Stir until butter is melted Blends in well did cause no fuss. and then set aside for one hour. Beat With hydro slide will cause a splash. sugar, walnuts and vanilla into date And toeggs, it many people dash. mixture. Sift fl our and baking Through native bush we twistpowder and wiggle. into mixture and stir until ajust combined. From the children brings giggle. Pour Mixture a 30cm round lined Severn days ainto week the place is tin open. with baking paper. Hot summer days we all are hopen!

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FACT OF THE D A Y Enrolment Ballot 51. J.K. Rowling The board invites applications from parents who wish thesons and daughters at Lyall Bay Primary tochose enrol their School for 2016 unusual Enrolment name at the school is governed by an enrolment scheme, details of which are available from the school ‘Hermione’ office. so young Please phone or visit the school office or website for girls of enrolment applications. The enrolment form details wouldn’t can be downloaded from the website, or send an email to principal@lyallbay.school.nz. be teased The fordeadline beingfor receipt of applications for out of zone places is 18th January 2016. nerdy! The board has determined that 10 places will be available

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Vacant Applications from out of zone studentsSituation will be processed in the following order of priority: a. First priority must be given to any applicant who is accepted for enrolment in a special programme run by the school. b. Second priority must be given to any applicant who is the sibling of a current student of the school. c. Third priority must be given to any student who is the sibling of a former student of the school. d. Fourth priority must be given to any applicant who is a child of a former student of the school. e. Fifth priority must be given to any applicant who is either a child of an employee of the board of the school or a child of a member of the board of the school. f. Sixth priority must be given to all other applicants

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If the number of out of zone applications exceeds the number of places available, students will be selected by ballot. If a ballot is required it will be held on 19th January 2016. Parents will be informed of the outcome of the ballot within three week days of the ballot being held.

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Queen Margaret College rowers made history this month after winning a new event at the Karapiro Christmas Regatta. The students have become the very first winners of the women’s club octuplet race stages at the Karapiro regatta. Rowers Bridget-Anne Horgan (stroke), Megan Wilson, Sarah Bagley, Kate Welch, Lily Symes, Elizabeth Jensen, Charlotte Lynch, Amber Jiang and Bridie A solid Sheedy (cox) won the Women’s Club Coxed Octuple Sculls. The girls ended the final with the commendable time of 9:32.95 seconds. Overall the College performed well at the regatta held at Lake Karapiro, making five finals. Rosie Dossor (stroke), Emily Young, Elizabeth Jensen, Kate Boswell and Sofia Udovenko (cox) placed third in their initial heats with a time of 9:13.91 seconds before placing eighth in the B Final of

the Women’s Novice Coxed Quad Sculls. Saskia van der Wilt was hard to beat in the water coming second in the C Final Girls under 17 Single Sculls with a competitive time of 9:42.73 seconds. She joined forces with Molly Nicholson for the Girls under 17 Double Sculls and came sixth in the C Final. Seasoned rowers Jessica MacPherson and Bella Smolnicki also proved themselves in the water, placing sixth in the B Final for the Girls under 18 Double Sculls. Over 50 schools and rowing clubs competed in the weekend regatta. Sports Director Deslea Wrathall said the event was a great learning experience for the girls before they compete in the North Island Championships. In the meantime the girls will be gearing up for their chance to race again at the second Karapiro Regatta in January.

Queen Margaret Collegeatrowers clean up at Christmas Applications are available our recruitment ViewRegatta. the Wainuiomata News office or at the security gate based in the Ngauranga George in Wellington. Contact Barry 472 7987 or 021 276 6654.

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