Theft of mail
On the evening of Saturday the 19th of
April 2014, the mail box outside the Featherston Post Office
on 43 Fitzherbert Street in Featherston has been damaged and
Police recovered some damaged and undamaged
It is unknown what mail is outstanding. It is
certain that items of value, such as cheques or cash have
been taken from the mail in the mail box.
Anyone who has
placed mail containing cheques in the mail box outside the
Featherston Post Office during the Easter weekend should
notify their bank and the receiver immediately.
Featherston Police are working with NZ Post to ensure the
recovered mail is sent as soon as possible.
encourage anyone who has posted mail in the Fitzherbert
Street Post Office Box to call the Featherston Police on 06
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Gordon Campbell: On First Time Voting (Greens)
For the last two days, I’ve turned my column over to a couple of guest columnists who are first time voters. They’ve been asked to explain why they were voting, for whom and what role they thought their parental upbringing had played in shaping their political beliefs ; and at the end, to choose a piece of music. Today’s guest columnist is Ana Avia-O’Connor, who will be casting her first time vote on Saturday for the Greens.
If I didn’t know any better, it would seem the world has conspired for me to be a Green Party voter. Parents, Green voters? Check. Participation in bilingual education that stressed the importance of inquiry, solidarity and the Treaty? Check. Some sort of vegetarian leanings (seven years and counting, jus’ sayin’)? Check. However, above all of that, I’m voting Green because I believe in supporting the importance of every New Zealander’s contribution to Aotearoa, from the hairdresser in Foxton to the fisherman in Bluff. You could say that I like the cut of the Greens’ jib. More>>