59 days ago

Councillors call on residents to push for a zero per cent rates rise

Anna Williams Reporter from The Press

Six councillors pushing for a zero per cent rates increase are calling on Christchurch residents to lobby council before this week's deadline.
People have until Thursday to let their views be known on Christchurch City Council's annual budget for the coming financial year.

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12 minutes ago

Excess water use charges to impact cheaper suburbs first

Anna Williams Reporter from The Press

A new charge for excess water use may disproportionately impact heavy water users in Christchurch's poorest suburbs.

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21 days ago

Springston Community Garden Autumn Pruning Demonstration

Tina from Lincoln

**** What a fantastic response! We've reached our max capacity for Sunday already! I think if we add any more visitors it'll affect the viewing/hearing ability & we don't want anyone leaving disappointed! Thanks to all that have registered - if by chance you can't make it please let us know, there's still a lot of interest coming in. If you've RSVP on Facebook or Neighbourly but haven't yet made contact you're still on the list, please message through with your contact details & suburb you're coming from so we can add it to our registration in advance. 🍁🍂🍎 ****

Harvesting fruit from your own backyard is a dream but are you looking after your trees properly?

Maximise plant health, growth & fruit production!

Watch local Home Orchard Guru Greg Quinn in action to learn new skills & see how it’s done in person!

A fantastic, hands on opportunity to refresh your technique & ask the expert as he works!

$5 Donation / 1 x Selwyn Timebank Credit for entry

Every participant will go in the draw to win a Home Orchard Hamper including an Egremont Russet Apple Tree - donated by Kiwiflora

Our UnbeLEAFable Autumn Raffle tickets, Seeds & Seedlings will also be available to purchase on the day.

Contact Tina ph. 0210738092 for further information
Email: springstonsecretgarden@gmail.com
Join us: www.facebook.com...

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6 days ago

Show neighbours your photography snaps of Canterbury!

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Kia ora Canterbury, it's time to dust off that old camera, get out and about and show the rest of your neighbours your favourite, treasured spots in your region. It could be an awesome view, the shy wildlife or even the old buildings that are wanting their stories to be told.

Go ahead, get snapping and illustrate what's beyond your backyard.

Post your photographs in the comments below ⬇

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