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Stop on red – it’s not worth the risk

Press Release – Wellington City Council

2 July 2015

Stop on red – it’s not worth the risk
Red-light runners in the capital are the target of Wellington City Council’s Stop on Red intersection safety campaign. Read more »

Hamilton Heads to Grand Tease Final

Press Release – Grand Tease NZ

Hamilton Heads to Grand Tease Final

Hamilton’s burlesque scene is growing strong going by the sold out Meteor theatre on Saturday night. The audience packed out the house to watch the 20 acts performed, two acts per performer, a ‘Classic’ and a Neo’ style for the first national heat of the exciting new Burlesque competition in New Zealand, The Grand Tease. Read more »

Students connect with employers and discover career pathways

Press Release – Careers New Zealand

THURSDAY, JULY 2, 2015
Students connect with employers and discover career pathways

Employers, teachers and students are saying Careers New Zealand’s “Industry Big Day Out” programme which helps them link together better is helping young New Zealanders make informed choices about their careers. Read more »

“Our” issues

Press Release – UNFPA

“Our” issues – sharing the Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights responsibility
Every now and then, the New Zealand Parliamentarian’s Group on Population and Development (NZPPD) will have an open hearing, which the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Pacific Sub-Regional Office (PSRO) supports. Read more »

Johnsonville Homicide

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Johnsonville Homicide
A 25-year-old woman is in custody and helping police with their inquiries following the death of a 67-year-old man and injuries to four other people in Broderick Road, Johnsonville yesterday evening. Read more »

China heads among Victoria Street finds

Press Release – Wellington City Council

2 July 2015

China heads among Victoria Street finds

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$3,000 Prize for a Tin of Spaghetti

Press Release – New Zealand Art Show

$3,000 Prize for a Tin of Spaghetti

Wairarapa artist Matt Guild has won the coveted NZ Art Show Signature Piece Art Award with his quintessential kiwiana piece ‘Spaghetti Open Can,’ an oil painting that depicts one of New Zealand’s iconic food items. Read more »

Long-term Plan for Porirua focussed on future

Press Release – Porirua City Council

Long-term Plan for Porirua focussed on future

Porirua City Council adopted its Long-term Plan last night with a focus on getting the basics right and weighing competing priorities with limited resources to ensure a better future for Porirua. Read more »

Call for Submissions ‘Moments, Places Times, Spaces’

Press Release – Matchbox Studios

Call for Submissions
‘Moments, Places Times, Spaces’

We Have a Couple of Last Minute Spots Come up for This Exhibition! Read more »

How much more will be in your wallet?

Press Release – Hays

How much more will be in your wallet? Hays Salary Guide released

61 per cent of employers in New Zealand increased salaries by less than 3 per cent in their last review, Read more »

Construction salary guide released

Press Release – Hays Construction And Property

Job numbers will increase, but salaries will stay steady: Construction salary guide released
Thursday 2nd July, 2015
Job numbers will increase, Read more »

Murder in Johnsonville; one person stabbed to death, woman and boy in hospital

jville stabbing
Twitter photo by Sam James

News from NZ Police
A person was stabbed to death in Johnsonville last night, and four people received stab wounds. Read more »

Police seek 27-year-old with knife, ammunition and firearm

News from NZ Police
Wellington District Police are looking for Kane Allan Byrne, 27, who has warrants to arrest for Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Trespass and for the possession of a knife in a public place. Read more »

Wellington NZ’s top city for small business confidence: ANZ survey

Press Release – ANZ Bank
Wellington further cemented its position as the capital of small business confidence, recording the highest business sentiment for any region for the fourth consecutive quarter, according to ANZ’s quarterly business micro scope survey of small businesses. Read more »

Centenary of Chunuk Bair battle to be marked at new memorial park

Press Release – WW100
“I and the Wellington Battalion go to Happy Valley tomorrow night at11.30pm. No fires, no movement… (we’ll) go out on the night of the 6th to take Chunuk Bair.” – Diary entry by William Malone on August 4 1915 at Gallipoli. Read more »

Armed police stop car on SH1 near Peka Peka, three men detained

News from NZ Police
Police were called to an address in Waikanae this afternoon after reports that a woman and a man were travelling to the area in a white Subaru with firearms and drugs. Police had information that the pair, who are known to police, were planning to threaten a person known to them. Read more »

Sold out: capacity crowd at Stadium for Hurricanes final on Saturday night

News from Westpac Stadium
For the first time in history, the Hurricanes have secured a home final in the Investec Super Rugby competition! The match at Westpac Stadium will be the biggest game this year. All tickets have sold out. Read more »

Big screen to show sold-out final in Shed 6

News from WCC
Wellingtonians – and our friends from the south – who missed out on tickets to watch the Hurricanes take on the Highlanders in this weekend’s Super Rugby final at Westpac Stadium will be able watch it on a big screen in Shed 6 on Queens Wharf this Saturday night. Read more »

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