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Posts Tagged ‘ Kilbirnie ’

Nine-year-olds should start student-athlete journey says coach

Aug 20th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

McFadden eyeing up next generation of basketball talent at Sportsfest



Tawa stage comeback to snatch Jubilee Cup in tough conditions

Aug 14th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

Coach puts victory down to fitness and finding the gaps out wide



‘No thinking about anything else when you fight’

Sep 25th, 2015 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Most Popular, News, Sport, Top Picture

Fighting is all about solving problems, says Muay Thai kickboxer Angus Lindsey. JOANNA PIATEK talks to him about his sport and his latest bout.



Sports kids get to meet their peers from around Wellington region

Sep 2nd, 2015 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

The Wellington Regional SportsFest has brought together schools which would not normally meet.



Islam Awareness Week celebrated at local Mosque

Aug 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Radio News



Here’s to 25 years of speaking at Cook Strait Toastmasters

Aug 6th, 2014 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Kilbirnie club’s celebration dinner will include 15 founding club members



All Whites veteran rejuvenates defeated Futsal Whites

Jul 21st, 2014 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

LEO Bertos makes his international futsal debut, but still wants to be an All White



PHOTO ESSAY: All the fun of Kilbirnie’s annual fair

Mar 17th, 2014 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Latest News, News

Thousands of Wellingtonians squeeze into Kilbirnie for a day in the sun



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.



New clubhouse dream a step closer to reality for Lyall Bay

Sep 23rd, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, News, Sport

Permission timely after storm damage to old surf lifesaving home – but they will have to last until 2015.



Police called as Kilbirnie mayoral meeting gets unruly

Sep 18th, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Kilbirnie Residents Association organisers struggle to control hecklers in crowd.



Council award absolutely positively no joke for Sharda Patel

Sep 11th, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Local Indians and migrants have been receiving her help for more than 25 years.



Three pools in three days for Wellington mayor

Feb 7th, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Wellington Council’s investment into health, safety and fitness includes spending on swimming



Council briefings allay Swedish migrants’ earthquake fears

Oct 30th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Friends back home alarmed about them coming to live in New Zealand



Unusual new specialty shops changing face of Kilbirnie

Oct 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Street upgrade only one of the reasons new outlets are opening.



Kilbirnie unsure if revamp is on right track

Sep 27th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Businesses ask if $1.5 million spend will attract more people.



City to honour this year’s ordinary heroes

Sep 17th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

WCC calls for brave Wellingtonians to come forward.



Principal Pat’s retirement means many a good sleep in

Sep 10th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

The St Patrick’s School principal for the past 11 years will retire in December. She talks to TAREN STEVENS.



St Patrick’s wow judges and birds for top prize

Sep 5th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

BP Technology Challenge gold goes to St Patrick’s School



Lyall Bay warned to be on arson alert with bins

Aug 27th, 2012 | By | Category: Lead Story, News

Two fires started along Lyall Bay Parade early on Sunday morning are the latest in occasional spates of arson in recent years.

Locals have been told to keep rubbish bins away from buildings to minimise risk. LAURA MACDONALD reports.



Mahy aloud and alive with nationwide read

Aug 13th, 2012 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Latest News, News

Pirate patch and accordion set the scene at Kilbirnie Library



Artificial turf turnover puts ‘after match’ at risk

Jul 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

But outweighed by ground availability in wet weather.



Newswire brings light to frustrated Lyall Bay

Jul 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

After four weeks complaints about dark, call from media gets action.



Bookshop marks 20 years of letting kids be kids

Jul 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Plenty of time for sex and Twilight stalkers when they get older.



Sleepless nights for Kilbirnie residents

Jul 13th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Noisy Wellington Rd watercutting keeps locals awake near midnight.



Coy council’s creative counting of cup costs

Oct 12th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Vague tally somewhere between $1.8 million and $70 million.



Curious wowed by new indoor sports centre

Aug 30th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Everyone says stadium is bigger than it looks.



Multi-million dollar sports centre ready to open

Aug 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

Public gets first look inside new centre this Saturday.



Fire fighters salvage 170 years of memories

Jul 18th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News

People can visit a new museum at Wellington’s fire station.



Kilbirnie mums and dads get lessons in numeracy

Jul 12th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Parents learn teaching is not just for the classroom.



Bringing world food to Wellington suburbs

Jun 2nd, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Feijoa Turkish delight a hit for Karori food fairgoers.



Patrollers needed to help curb suburban crime

Nov 19th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Big turnout at Kilbirnie meeting called by police.



Sports centre will harness weather to keep down power bills

Nov 11th, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News, Picture story

The $50 million indoor sports centre has an “accepting” approach to weather, with solar panels, natural ventilation and natural light, reports SAMANTHA IVES.



Drivers fail to get slow down message

Oct 29th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Speed signs not clear enough in Kilbirnie and Island Bay.



Dead Sea swim motivates pool trainers

Oct 29th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Freyberg swimmers tackling 55km imaginary journey.



More youth wanted on roll as Mana looks like two-horse race

Oct 13th, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Mana by-election takes place on November 20. ALICE PETRIE reports on the efforts to get young people voting while TANYA WOOD lines up the candidates.



Family flees as slip crashes into home

Oct 1st, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Kilbirnie landslide comes after heavy rain hits city.



Fire fighters spread word on keeping Guy Fawkes safe

Sep 5th, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Fire fighters have been at places like the Warehouse handing out flyers and stickers and giving advice about handling fireworks, reports SAMANTHA IVES.



Sky high spy keeps tabs on stadium progress

Aug 24th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Camera on neighbouring tower gives real time views of project.



Incumbent councillors want job again in three Wellington wards

Jul 22nd, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Local body elections

But there are plenty of options for voters seeking change. Report by NIKKI PAPATSOUMAS.



Sea burial a first for Wellington Coastguard

Jun 9th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Coastguard radio operator buried at sea off Wellington coast.



Training keeps players holding their breath

May 31st, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

Underwater hockey teams get ready for schools showdown.



New St Pat for oldest Catholic boys college

May 26th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Saint’s new statue waits under plastic for 125th Jubilee unveiling



High demand for pool space prompts review

Mar 15th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Capital’s school pools targeted for use by the general public.



Pupils get out and about locally

Mar 11th, 2010 | By | Category: Latest News, News, Uncategorized

Evans Bay School ditches camp for local outdoors



Go-slows on shopping streets ‘an over-reaction’

Mar 10th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Public comment sought on controversial slower speeds.



Out of the picture after a century of framing

Feb 22nd, 2010 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Hutt picture frame shop closing after three moves in two years.



New maps show city’s biggest tsunami risks

Nov 10th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Once in 500 years, a 3m wall of water will flood business district.



PM Key’s Capital home sits on toxic property

Oct 19th, 2009 | By | Category: Latest News, News

PM’s Wellington residence shows on hazardous site register.



Assyrians gather in Kilbirnie for Martyrs Day

Aug 12th, 2009 | By | Category: Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News

Wellington Association remembers massacre in Iraq.



Family Stores no longer awash with cheap goods

Aug 12th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

As demand rises, fewer goods are reaching charity shops.



Gymnastics’ fantastic new home in the suburbs

Mar 9th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Hataitai provides a haven for gym club. WITH SLIDESHOW



Kilbirnie resident tired of rubbish in the streets

Dec 1st, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

It’s been messy since council took public bin away two years ago.



Election billboard shenanigans

Nov 6th, 2008 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features

POLITICAL billboards will not be visible on Election Day – but an exception is the Pimp Your Political Billboard competition being run by foghorn.co.nz.



Dob in a tagger and earn $100 from police

Oct 31st, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Police widen successful programme to catch taggers.