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Posts Tagged ‘ Courtenay Place ’

Te Auaha’s mobile container open on Courtenay Place for election

Sep 23rd, 2017 | By | Category: Latest News, News

The crowd could grab a slice of pizza from next door and watch a live stream of the New Zealand Election



Wellingtonians with Chinese roots celebrating Year of the Sheep

Feb 15th, 2015 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Features, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News, Student Features

Chinese New Year is the most important festival in the Chinese calendar.



Bigger parking fines wanted for illegal use of disability parks

Dec 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Wellington council’s Accessiblity Advisory Group says more parks are great, but increase the fines.



Word on the street says inequality on voters’ minds tonight

Sep 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Uncategorized

Newswire hits the Wellington streets – JONTY DINE and YC LEE ask voters for their thoughts.



German ambassador celebrates World Cup win

Jul 14th, 2014 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

The German community in Wellington cheers as their team scores an historic World Cup win



Fans react to World Cup result

Jul 14th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Radio Story, Sport



Call for Newtown licencing to be allowed beyond midnight

Oct 9th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Opening hours, beggars and parking on council wishlist for local businesses.



Restaurant owners pushed off by Hobbit

Nov 18th, 2012 | By | Category: Lead Story, News

While thousands expected for the world premiere of The Hobbit appears to be good for Wellington business, council regulations are frustrating some.

LAURA MACDONALD talks to bar and restaurant owners who are losing outdoor seating during the event.



A slice of pizza and history down the toilet

Jul 18th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Food, coffee served up in a former gentleman’s lavatory.



Fire fighters smoke out threat in centre of city

May 23rd, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Buses backed up as Manners St blocked by emergency services.



Contrary to belief, we may be losing ‘binge’ from our drinking culture

Mar 29th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, News, Student Features

So what’s causing a growing belief NZ youth drinking is out of control? asks ANNA WILLIAMS:



Capital labelled less safe, more seedy during cup

Oct 7th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Two young women say the cup has brought a “seedy vibe” to city.



Lobby group says city council is ignoring its own safety plan

Oct 3rd, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

The City is Ours wants Wellington City Council to pay more heed to its 2008 Walking Plan’s safety measures, reports KATIE McALISTER.



Blanket Man rates as RWC tourist attraction

Sep 27th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

City Council says it wouldn’t dream of exploiting him.



Green light for extension of Wellington’s bus lanes

Sep 27th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Councillor Andy Foster says move will reduce travel times.



A Capital night on the town through the ambos’ eyes

Sep 21st, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News, Student Features

NewsWire’s ANGIE MILLS spends a Saturday night out with the Wellington Free Ambulance street triage team in Courtenay Place.



Faster bus trips through city’s centre

Sep 21st, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Few objections to city council extending bus lanes.



Wellington in high spirits as Rugby World Cup fever kicks in

Sep 16th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News, Picture story

Signs of Rugby World Cup fever have been everywhere in Wellington this week, as our NEWSWIRE photo team shows.



Rugby World Cup will be nightmare for some

Sep 8th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Some Wellingtonians feel the Rugby World Cup is nothing but an intrusion on their lives.

They’re the ones working longer hours, postponing major personal events, sleeping to a chorus of drunken fans or having trouble getting out their front door, reports CHRISTINA McDONALD.



Wellington’s number two facilities are mostly number one

Sep 7th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, News

RWC fans will be relieved to know our bar and restaurant toilets are generally safe – although there are exceptions, report CHRISTINE LINNELL and NICK GRAY.



Courtenay place taxi stand survey starts

Aug 22nd, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Council keen, but businesses talk tough about losing 18 night parks.



Kiwis starting to pull their plastic out again

Jun 14th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Figures show card use in retail edging its way up



Lights ease Courtenay Place traffic jams

May 27th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Decision on other crossings depends on review.



Few arrests as city turns into super Sevens party

Feb 7th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Lead Story, Multimedia, News, Sport

Dorothy, Toto and Tin Man played the Wicked Witch and Batman in central Wellington after the Sevens on Saturday night – but the games were drinking, not rugby.

The city was a riot of colour and (largely clean) fun at the conclusion of super Sevens weekend, reports KYLIE KLEIN-NIXON.



Heavies not needed for city’s big weekend

Dec 5th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Bars, pubs and clubs don’t expect trouble from Sevens fans.



Traffic light trial for Courtenay crossings

Oct 28th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Buses will find Courtenay Pl easier to negotiate with crossing controls.



Wellington bombed with ‘end fat talk’ post-its

Aug 28th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Notes with positive messages found in dozens of places.



Council moves on Courtenay traffic snarl

Mar 12th, 2009 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Days of pedestrians ruling Wellington’s “golden mile” may be over.



Different ways to have night out

Mar 3rd, 2009 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Is alcohol essential for a good night out in the city?



Thousands jammed Cuba St for Carnival

Feb 21st, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

They rocked, sauntered, ate, drank, shopped and sweated.