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Posts Tagged ‘ Tawa ’

Local players join sevens training squad

Nov 14th, 2017 | By | Category: Radio News

Jacob Walmsley is one of three Johnsonville players selected in the Wellington Sevens wider training squad ahead of the National Provincial Sevens Tournament.



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



Weekend celebrations planned for school’s 50th

Nov 25th, 2015 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Two days of celebrations will mark 50 years for Redwood School in Tawa next year.



Small school’s big visit from Phoenix football players

Apr 21st, 2015 | By | Category: Latest News, News, Sport

Three Wellingotn Phoenix players visited Linden School as part of their ‘Phoenix in Schools’ programme.



New principal brings fresh ideas to Linden School

Apr 14th, 2015 | By | Category: Latest News, Uncategorized

The new principal of Linden Primary is briging years of experience to the school.



Tawa rugby on the rise

Jun 4th, 2014 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Sport

Tawa rugby has come a long way in 18 months, and according to Tawa RFC’s chairman, Dave Banks, that’s down to some changes in key areas.



New principal loving community support at Greenacres

Mar 27th, 2014 | By | Category: Latest News

Greenacres School principal is implementing much needed change in the school and the community.



Local and regional issues on the mind of new councillor

Nov 26th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Local body elections, News

Northern Ward’s Malcolm Sparrow believes amalgamation will help address issues such as jobs.



Tawa tennis ace flies high

Nov 20th, 2013 | By | Category: News, Sport

Rising tennis star Pratt Keerasuntonpong keeps winning titles.



Facebookers seeing giraffes after Kiwi’s riddle challenge goes viral

Nov 6th, 2013 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Latest News, News

A New Zealander is astonished at having begun a trend that has international media seeking him out.



Political name a winner

Nov 6th, 2013 | By | Category: News

SHARING his name with a former prime minister could be a sign of the future for Tawa teenager Jack Marshall. Mr Marshall, 19, was last month elected to the Tawa Community Board, but said he had barely heard of the country’s former leader until recently. “I asked my Mum whether that was a deciding factor […]



Tawa music teacher’s career ends on a high note with Queen’s honour

Feb 4th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

A Tawa music teacher accepts a Queen’s Service Medal on behalf of her community



Programme to lift confidence in kids

Jan 28th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, News, Top Picture

Confidence4Kids is a programme being introduced by three Wellington women to help kids relax, concentrate and have better self-image.



Wellington Time Bank gathers people power

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

Asset based approach focuses on contributions to communities.



Beard Trophy: Porirua defeated by Tawa College.

May 15th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

The Beard Trophy returns to Tawa College after 16 years.



Eye-popping, pill-popping pharmacy in Tawa

Apr 1st, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Moulded pills from Christchurch now light up every night.



Second-hand clothes shop sparks safety idea

Mar 29th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News

Hampton Hill School sells clothes to buy community lighting.



Tawa makes basket case for shopping strip flowers

Nov 18th, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Retailers wonder whether money could be better spent



‘Cool’ school kids ask nicely for sign money

Nov 18th, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Hard-to-find kindy, school ask board for support



Black Syndrome suits city’s black supporters

Nov 11th, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News

‘Black Dog Syndrome’ suits black-clad Wellingtonians.



Tawa pools makeover biggest in 40 years

Nov 7th, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Local board chairman worried about losing users in long closure



Principal dials up great ideas at Hampton Hill School

Oct 5th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

A year into her job, Louise Bray-Burns is satisfied with what has been achieved. Danielle Norman reports.



Rugby free zone gets a few thumbs up around capital

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

A Tawa resident makes his point – not everyone likes rugby



Kids’ raise thousands from school market stalls

Aug 26th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Hampton Hill School pupils make up their own stalls.



Returned ex-pat runner hopes to win NZ champs

Aug 13th, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, Sport

Tim Hodge has been training 150km a week to prepare.



Tawa pathway needs compromise on rail

Dec 8th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Community meets planners on a proposed cycle-walkway.



Fresh face on Tawa board renews family ties

Nov 16th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Local body elections, News

Alistair Sutton follows in grandfather mayor’s footsteps.



Owhiro Bay gardeners growing a community

Oct 12th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Organiser wants to get planting in his home suburb of Tawa



The final 80 minutes a hard slog for Hardham

Aug 13th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Sport

Hutt rugby was ‘the winner on the day’ at Sunday’s final.



No limit on Capital’s CBD pokie numbers

Mar 23rd, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Suburban pokie machines to be limited, but not in central city.



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.



Polynesia meets Spanish dance at festival

Nov 25th, 2009 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Church dance festival at Porirua gets a flamenco flavour.



Eight battle for vacant Tawa board seat

Nov 19th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

By-election is costing city council up to $40,000.



Student designer casts net wide for talent

Sep 14th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Porirua young people create a multi-media extravaganza.



Tawa sewage debacle nearing an end

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

Three months and $750,000 to renew decades-old sewers.