Monthly Archives: January 2015

Fire Season

For the last couple of weeks it seems there are a couple of wild fires being reported every day, some that have made the news are reported here.  They are often triggered by sparks from exhausts and mowers hitting stones.  … Continue reading

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ANZAC Events: The NZ Mounted Rifles in the Gallipoli Centenary Commemoration

There are two ANZAC Day events this year involving horses in North Canterbury.  The first is an evening commemoration for the horses that left NZ for the First World War to be held in Rangiora on Saturday 14th February followed … Continue reading

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Mind that food prejudice or ‘What’s not to Like’ in Greymouth

I recently had a jolt, a reminder that I have developed a prejudice against big name brands and food franchises that may not be entirely fair and is in need of some adjustment. Nearly a year ago I had driven … Continue reading

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