Linwood, Christchurch

3 days ago

Ask an expert: get answers to your DIY questions

Jo Haywood Reporter from Homed

Hey neighbours, have you had a DIY disaster you need to fix or are you keen to tackle some home improvements but don't know where to start? Well, help is at hand.

Send us your questions about your DIY or decorating dilemmas, including photos if you can, and we'll ask an expert for their… View more
Hey neighbours, have you had a DIY disaster you need to fix or are you keen to tackle some home improvements but don't know where to start? Well, help is at hand.

Send us your questions about your DIY or decorating dilemmas, including photos if you can, and we'll ask an expert for their advice on where to start with your project, any tips and tricks they can share to help you get a great finish - or how you can fix things up if they've already gone wrong! Click here to submit your questions, or email us at homed@stuff.co.nz.

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2 days ago

Babysitter, gardener, cleaner + more

Ruby from St Albans

Hi all, I am a responsible 18 year old seeking work opportunities.

I am a qualified in childcare and hold a level 4 early childhood education and care certificate, and have over a year of childcare experience.

On top of this, I have experience I cleaning, gardening, babysitting, pet care and … View more
Hi all, I am a responsible 18 year old seeking work opportunities.

I am a qualified in childcare and hold a level 4 early childhood education and care certificate, and have over a year of childcare experience.

On top of this, I have experience I cleaning, gardening, babysitting, pet care and any other help you need! I can provide reliable references also.

Please don’t hesitate get in contact with me if I can be of service to you!

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2 days ago

After School Programme places available!

Bev from Woolston

Are you looking for work and need a positive, safe childcare environment? Have you enrolled to study and need care after school? Would your child benefit from extra-curricular activities?
We have over 30 years experience and are Ministry of Social Development approved.
Call 3894448 or email … View more
Are you looking for work and need a positive, safe childcare environment? Have you enrolled to study and need care after school? Would your child benefit from extra-curricular activities?
We have over 30 years experience and are Ministry of Social Development approved.
Call 3894448 or email w.dp@xtra.co.nz for further information

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10 days ago

South Island petrol prices plummet

Anna Williams Reporter from The Press

Christchurch is leading the country in petrol price falls – but the AA is asking why it didn't happen sooner.

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3 days ago

Holiday in NZ

EECA

Need a break? Live more with less energy. Explore our NZ paradise, and enjoy a low-carbon holiday. Find out more

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5 days ago

Christchurch eyesore: Is this the worst block in the central city?

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

The stretch of city bounded by Worcester St, Manchester St, Hereford St and Tramway Lane, along with a cluster of three buildings next door on Hereford St, features an empty architectural classic, a partially restored church, two empty sites, a transplanted heritage villa, six derelict buildings, … View moreThe stretch of city bounded by Worcester St, Manchester St, Hereford St and Tramway Lane, along with a cluster of three buildings next door on Hereford St, features an empty architectural classic, a partially restored church, two empty sites, a transplanted heritage villa, six derelict buildings, lots of graffiti, and a Mexican restaurant.

Is this the worst block in Christchurch? In a city known for wintry landscapes of Soviet grey concrete, dereliction and windswept gravel, that would be some achievement, Charlie Gates writes. Read the full story here.

4 days ago

Police chase golf cart on footpath

Gareth from Burwood

This appears to be dangerous and unwarranted behaviour by police...

WHY...WHY....would you drive a police car onto the footpath to chase something that can't go very fast and isn't going to get away?

The police should have kept their car on the road, and jumped out and just stopped the … View more
This appears to be dangerous and unwarranted behaviour by police...

WHY...WHY....would you drive a police car onto the footpath to chase something that can't go very fast and isn't going to get away?

The police should have kept their car on the road, and jumped out and just stopped the golf cart.

Talk about cowboys!!

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3 days ago

Share a local story with your neighbours.

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Hi neighbours!
Do you know of a story around your neighbourhood that hasn't hit the front-page yet? Is there someone in your suburb who really embodies the Neighbourly spirit and deserves for their story to be told? Maybe it’s a local hero who's remained humble. Even if it's … View more
Hi neighbours!
Do you know of a story around your neighbourhood that hasn't hit the front-page yet? Is there someone in your suburb who really embodies the Neighbourly spirit and deserves for their story to be told? Maybe it’s a local hero who's remained humble. Even if it's anything that you think the nation needs to know, comment on our post below!

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3 days ago

WINTER CLOTHING DRIVE FOR HOSPICE ** URGENT NEED❄️🌨☔️

Mel Hubber (Lowen) from House of Travel Ferrymead

We support our Christchurch hospice and they have just advised us they are absolutely desperate for winter stock (winter only – they have no storage for summer stock right now). They don’t mind if it’s 1 jersey or 10 items, they just need the stock and as fast as possible.

If you have any … View more
We support our Christchurch hospice and they have just advised us they are absolutely desperate for winter stock (winter only – they have no storage for summer stock right now). They don’t mind if it’s 1 jersey or 10 items, they just need the stock and as fast as possible.

If you have any winter clothing that you would like to donate to help raise some much need money for hospice then please feel free to drop any items into our office @ House of Travel Ferrymead, 987 Ferry Road BY Thursday 16 July for collection!


Thank you

4 days ago

How eco-friendly is your grocery shopping?

Jo Haywood Reporter from Homed

Most of us like to think we're doing what we can to lessen our impact on the environment, but how green is your weekly shop?

Beyond the eco-swaps you’ve probably already made, here are some of … View more
Most of us like to think we're doing what we can to lessen our impact on the environment, but how green is your weekly shop?

Beyond the eco-swaps you’ve probably already made, here are some of the least eco-friendly grocery store items to steer clear of next time you're loading up your trolley, with minimal disruption to your routine.

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4 days ago

90% OFF Insulation and heating with the Warmer Kiwi Homes Grant

The team from EnergySmart - Christchurch

You could be eligible for a grant for ceiling and underfloor insulation, as well as heat pump in your main living area.

Cut down on those power bills today by making your home more energy efficient.

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4 days ago

Want to help New Zealand recover?

Student Job Search

Keen to support your community and whānau?

Enjoy diverse and challenging work?

Are you a recent graduate or about to graduate?

It’s a time of unprecedented change with Covid-19 so we are looking for graduates from all degree backgrounds who truly want to make a difference to New … View more
Keen to support your community and whānau?

Enjoy diverse and challenging work?

Are you a recent graduate or about to graduate?

It’s a time of unprecedented change with Covid-19 so we are looking for graduates from all degree backgrounds who truly want to make a difference to New Zealand and New Zealanders.

The GovTechTalent graduate programme in Wellington gives you the opportunity to change things for the better, while also shaping your own career path so don’t get left behind - apply for GovTechTalent today!
Learn more

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4 days ago

It's fantastic having such conscientious owners!

Ruby Housing from Ruby Housing

It's fantastic having such conscientious owners! We're delighted to know that you've enjoyed our Property Management service that we've worked hard on.
www.rubyhousing.co.nz...

If you are a landlord looking for a reliable property manager to rent out your properties, contact … View more
It's fantastic having such conscientious owners! We're delighted to know that you've enjoyed our Property Management service that we've worked hard on.
www.rubyhousing.co.nz...

If you are a landlord looking for a reliable property manager to rent out your properties, contact us today to find out how we can help. 03-379 5033

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6 days ago

Accountant help wanted

Pixie from Woolston

I'm needing some help with doing my taxes for being a sole trader.

4 days ago

Kiwi Family Trust wool drive

The Team from Kiwi Family Trust

Do you have a wool stash that you'd like put to good use? Our knitters are running out of wool! Help us to keep them busy :)

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