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Proving 'The Politicos' Are Not 'God-Forsaken'

Proving 'The Politicos' Are Not 'God-Forsaken'

Press Release from Highland Park Progressive Association and Wadestown Residents Association (Wellington)

Proving 'the politicos' are not 'God-forsaken'

"Some call the bad weather climate change; others an act of God - but the people of Wellington suburbs Wadestown and Highland Park are asking politicians to turn up to hustings on the 13th July in the open air to prove otherwise" said Ian Shearer, President of Highland Park Progressive Association.

The residents groups are asking politicians to turn up, complete with political stalls and manifestos to an outdoor "meet the candidates" event to be held on Wadestown Park from 11.30 am on Saturday 13th July. Politicians can bring what they like in the way of stalls, tables and marquees to woo the voters.

Residents have been asked to bring their own deck chairs to the fair. "No doubt this will lead to some politicians trying their best to re-arrange them before they get to predicting total demise of the country if you do not vote the right way" said John Shrapnell, President of Wadestown Residents Association.


Wadestown Residents Association and Highland Park Progressive Association Invite you to join the people of Wadestown and Highland Park At a Political Fair with Political Stalls! What do they say? What are their policies? Wellington Central Electorate Candidates - Plus other List Party Representatives

Saturday 13 July at 11-30 am Wadestown Park (outside Plunket Rooms), Wadestown Road, Wellington Bring a deck chair and lots of good humour. [If raining, come to the Presbyterian Church Hall across the road.]


For more details contact: Ian Shearer, President, Highland Park Progressive Association ph 025 306 004 OR John Shrapnell, President Wadestown Resident Association ph 04 473 7128

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