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It’s official - iconic Island Bay store about to close To Lease

Time is running out for Island Bay locals end of 2017. However they have remained seeking a bargain at the (finally) soon-to- open since then as they have tried to sell Composed by Tony Watling 11th. Nov. 2015 be-closed Island Bay Stationers. their remaining stock. Owners Bill and Fay Far announced they Despite heavy discounts and virtual givewere shutting their doors for good at the away offers, a vast range of books, cards

POOLS OF SATISFACTION Our summer pools were built by us. Blends in well did cause no fuss. With hydro slide will cause a splash. And to it many people dash. Through native bush we twist and wiggle. From the children brings a giggle. Severn days a week the place is open. Hot summer days we all are hopen!

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SECURE STORAGE 14sqm $42 per week. Wainui Self Storage, Waiu St, and stationery items remain on0274805150. display. “Everything is at least half price,” Bill Services says. “I’mTrades allowedand to give stuff away but it’s not a good thing to do.” FOR ALL ELECTRICAL and Indeed, when the Cook Strait repairs News paid by top-qualifi electrician with ainstallations visit on Tuesday there ed were a number of books fromfilast century that were still record of over fty years of giving locals the in new or near-new condition, as well as lowest cost “around-the-clock” service, just dozens of children’s books that would be phonefor977-8787 or 021-0717-674 or email great educational purposes. jack.powell@outlook.com For example, Fay pointed out a dictionary that would be a great alternative to the apps Situation Vacant on tablet computers many young children

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2m seasoned pine $180

rely4monSplit for pine learning words nowadays. store for The Fars insist that next winter $330 May 30 will definitely be the date of no return after 47 years in Large Bags Kindling $13 the business and they would love it local Large Bags Drypay Pine/a visit and help relieve residents could hardwood mix $14 them of their stock so that it doesn’t end up in the Freerubbish Deliverydump. in Wainui Regardless of what happens, Bill and Fay Far wish to thank the Island Bay community for their custom, friendship and general support overTrades the pastand five Services decades. The future function of the shop is still being negotiated.

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51. J.K. Rowling 7.00pm chose the Monday 30th November unusual At the Clubrooms name ‘Hermione’ Corner of Main Road so young and Moohan Streets, Wainuiomata girls wouldn’t be teased Bringing local news for being Island Bay Stationers owners Bill and Fay Far. PHOTO: nerdy! toJamie theAdams community

Spending boost reinvigorates mayor’s ‘predator-free’ hope Wainuiomata Newspaper

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Wellington Mayor Justin Lester is The boost to DOC funding will be thrilled the Department of Conservation spread around the country, but Justin is getting a budget boost for pest control supports the increased war chest for the work. battle against possums, stoats, rats and Conservation Minister Eugenie Sage mice, which would indirectly help the says that in next week’s Budget DOC city’s efforts. will get an extra $81.3 million over four “Wellington wants to become predyears for predator control. ator-free because Deliverers Required in of the benefits it The announcement was made on will bring and it’s great to see the Saturday Wellington’s Otari-Wilton’s government also- committing more to Areaat1: Momona, Mohaka, Kawatiri Kaponga. Bush, which the minister says is an the cause,” Justin says. example of the thriving native bush that “Twenty-five years ago Wellington could be achieved with such work. was on the cusp of losing native birds Wellington is aiming to become the in the city. However, the restoration of world’s first predator-free capital, the native bird populations shows what can accounts@wsn.co.nz mayor says. be achieved with a concerted effort.”

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