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Archive for September, 2014

Staying safe on Canterbury roads

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Staying safe on Canterbury roads

In the last two weeks in Canterbury there have been several serious crashes, some of which have unfortunately resulted in fatalities. Despite this the number of road fatalities in Canterbury during September 2014 were the second lowest in the last 15 years and overall fatal crashes continue to follow a decreasing trend. Read more »

Arrow International Group Board Announces New CEO

Press Release – Arrow International

Arrow International Group Board Announces New CEO
Mark Hopwood has been appointed as the new chief executive officer of construction company Arrow International. Formerly CEO of the New Zealand operations, Arrow International (NZ) Ltd, Mr Hopwood has also been appointed to the Arrow Group Board. Read more »

Union Slams Port Boss’s Pay Rise

Press Release – Rail And Maritime Transport Union

Union Slams Port Boss’s Pay Rise
The Rail and Maritime Transport Union (RMTU) says Lyttelton Port CEO Peter Davie’s 18% wage rise, taking his pay packet to $1.24m, is unjustified and inflammatory. Read more »

Young Auctioneers to Battle It Out at Canterbury A&P Show

Press Release – Canterbury A and P Show

Young Auctioneers to Battle It Out at Canterbury a&P Show

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Motor vehicle crash near Rolleston

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Motor vehicle crash near Rolleston

Emergency services are attending a motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Weedons Ross Road and Maddisons Road near Rolleston involving two vehicles, one trailing a horse float. Read more »

Canterbury crime falls to record low level

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Canterbury crime falls to record low level

Recorded crime in Canterbury District is now at a record low after falling by nearly 9 percent from in the 2013/14 financial year. Read more »

Identifying Asbestos in Building Materials Now Made Easy

Press Release – CRL Energy

CRL Energy Media Release: Identifying Asbestos in Building Materials Now Made Easy

CRL Energy now offers an available-to-all IANZ-accredited rapid service to analyse building materials for asbestos. Read more »

Acclaimed Borodin Quartet returns to New Zealand

Press Release – SWPR

Acclaimed Borodin Quartet returns to New Zealand for National Tour

Auckland concert: Wednesday 22 October Read more »

Crime drops by 3.2 % in the 2013 / 2014 financial year

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Crime drops by 3.2 % in the 2013 / 2014 financial year

Wednesday, 1 October 2014 – 11:00am

National News

Criminal offences dropped by 3.2 % in the last financial year according to figures released today through Statistics New Zealand. Read more »

Solo 2014: Five Wellington Artists

Press Release – The Dowse Art Museum

Solo 2014: Five Wellington Artists

Nine metres of hydrangeas in oil paint, a translucent pyramid, colourful collage, experimental jewellery and captivating performance work are some of the treats that The Dowse Art Museum has to offer as part of biennial exhibition Solo 2014. Read more »

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