Local Govt | National News Video | Parliament Headlines | Politics Headlines | Search

 


10 years of trading and better than ever!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
2 september 2014


10 years of trading and better than ever!

This coming Saturday 6th September the Lyttelton Farmers Market will celebrate its 9th Birthday meaning it has been trading for 10 years! Come and join in the celebrations and help sing happy birthday to a much loved market.

Our annual Kids baking competition will be on – so get the kids in the kitchen and bring their creations to the info stall by 11.30 am to be in with a chance to win some great prizes including Family passes to Quail Island from our generous sponsor Black Cat Cruises.

Lots of fun for all the family including: a make a father’s day card craft stand, face painting, and bouncy castle. Our local Lyttelton Kids First Kindergarten will be running the bouncy castle as a fundraiser so drop a gold coin in the pot and let the kids bounce away!

Entertainment will be from acclaimed local musician Carmel Courtney and friends, with some surprise guests adding to the fun!

Don’t miss a day of Lyttelton at its best! And don’t forget that on London st you will also be perfectly placed to find the right Father’s Day gift at one of our wonderful local shops.

Project Lyttelton was founded in 1994 to work on the Main Street Project. In 2003 the group changed direction and set about creating a collective vision of the future. The not-for-profit charity organisation now drives such community projects as: Lyttelton Farmers Market, The Garage Sale, Lyttelton Timebank, Lyttelton Community Gardens, Festivals and Events, Lyttelton News, LIFT Library, Grow Harbour Kids, Harbour Resilience.

# # #


© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Parliament Headlines | Politics Headlines | Regional Headlines

Half Empty: Dairy Prices Drop To Lowest Since August 2009

Dairy product prices fell to the lowest level in more than five years in the latest GlobalDairyTrade auction, led by declines in butter milk powder and whole milk powder.

”Stocks of dairy commodities are building across the globe due to Russia’s current ban on importing dairy products from many Western nations, and a lack of urgency from Chinese buyers, while at the same time global milk supplies are expanding,” AgriHQ dairy analyst Susan Kilsby said in a note. More>>

 

Slippage: NZ Universities Still In Top 3% Globally

This year the University of Auckland ranked 175 (down from 164 last year); the University of Otago ranked 251-275th (down from 226-250), both Victoria University of Wellington and the University of Canterbury held their ranks (at 276-300thand 301-350 respectively), while the University of Waikato dropped from 301-350 to 351-400. More>>

ALSO:

Gordon Campbell:
On The Last Rites For The TPP

The Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal is one of those litmus issues that has always had more to do with one’s place on the political spectrum than with any imminent reality... For the TPP’s friends and foes alike though, the end now seems nigh. More>>

Gordon Campbell: On The Farcical Elevation Of David Seymour

With the election won, it’s time to find jobs for the boy. David Seymour is the Act Party’s latest scrounger to be rewarded by the National Party, and not only with a seat in Parliament. More>>

ALSO:

As Key Mulls Joining ISIS Fighting: McCully Speech To UN Backs Security Council Bid

It is an honour to address you today on behalf of the Prime Minister and Government of New Zealand. Our General Election took place last week - our Prime Minister Rt Hon John Key is engaged in forming a government and that is why he is unable to be here in New York... More>>

ALSO:

Labour: Cunliffe Triggers Party Wide Leadership Contest

David Cunliffe has resigned as Labour Leader, but says he will seek re-election... If there is any contest the election will have to go through a process involving the party membership and union affiliates. More>>

ALSO:

Flyover Appeal: Progress And Certainty, Or Confusion And More Delays?

Lindsay Shelton: The Transport Agency, embarrassed by the rejection of its flyover alongside the Basin Reserve, says it’s appealing because the decision could “constrain progress.” Yet for most clear-sighted Wellingtonians a 300-metre-long concrete structure above Kent and Cambridge Terraces would in no way be seen as progress… More>>

ALSO:

Gordon Campbell: On Cunliffe’s Last Stand

Right now, embattled Labour leader David Cunliffe has three options. None of them are particularly attractive for him personally, or for the Labour Party... More>>

ALSO:

Key Seeking 'New Ideas': Look To Children’s Commissioner On Poverty - Greens

John Key should not reinvent the wheel when it comes to ideas for tackling child poverty, and instead look to the recommendations of the Children’s Commissioner’s Expert Group on Child Poverty, Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei says. More>>

ALSO:

Get More From Scoop

 

LATEST HEADLINES

 
 
 
 
More RSS  RSS
 
 
 
 
Regional
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news