WDC Wellington Anniversary Day Opening HoursPublished - 16 Jan 2015 Comment
Wellington Anniversary Day - Monday, January 19
The following arrangements will be observed by the Council on Wellington Anniversary Day. However, for urgent matters you can contact us any time on (06) 349 0001.
Municipal Office Building
i-SITE Visitor Information Centre, phone (06) 349 0508
Open 9.00am to 5.00pm
Open 10.30am to 4.30pm
Your Wanganui Weekend - 28th Feb-2nd MarchPublished - 28 Feb 2014 Comment
If ever you felt the need to do something for charity Saturday's the day to do it.
The Cancer Society's annual Relay for Life steps out again at Cooks Gardens, starting at 11.30 and runs for 24 hours. The society netted $89,000 last year. Let's see if we can push that out to six figures.
It's going to be a mainly fine day and 18c. Perfect conditions for a stroll.
Other things on:
Greyhounds: Tonight, 12...Read More
Important Debate Hijacked by Personality PoliticsPublished - 15 Feb 2014 Comment
It is no great secret that personalities are often the centre of politics. However, from time to time there comes along an issue that is driven by not one individual, but a collective feeling of moral necessity for change. Marriage equality is the most recent example of this.
On the surface, the campaign to end the practice of gassing dogs at Wanganui's pound seems to be one of these issues: A petition...Read More