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Last week in the old store!! Closing the doors @...

Last week in the old store!! Closing the doors @ 3pm Sunday 31st July. Plenty of relocation bargains still in store so come in for a look! Getting exciting now...đŸ˜ƒ
 

The Wanganui Road Rodders are stoked with making...

The Wanganui Road Rodders are stoked with making the finals of the Den of Dragons. We have been given an opportunity to try and win a package to help us run a Charity Auto Show to be held here in Wanganui in April 2017. But we need your HELP! The finals are this Wednesday 27th July at the War Memorial Centre Concert Chamber 6:30pm. The prize package is worth $15000.00 plus there is a further $2500.00 for peoples choice to be won on the night. Voting is via an app BUT you have to...
 
Who is making the most of the snow on the mountain this winter?? Are you a skier, snowboarder, toboganer, or do you prefer to watch from the warmth of the hut?
 
@LoveThisPaper why do all the other media say everyone was accounted for this is the only paper that makes up stories and tells lies
 

One person is unaccounted for in the wake of fire...

One person is unaccounted for in the wake of fire which destroyed two Whanganui homes last night. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Whanganui Police...

Celebrating 75 years of women in New Zealand Police in Marton, Hunterville, Taihape and Ruapehu. Marton, New Zealand, Hunterville, New Zealand, Taihape, New Zealand, Mount Ruapehu, New Zealand Police
 

Whanganui Police...

Central District Police would like to speak with Sarah Birch, as we need to know that she is safe and well. If anyone knows Sarah and her immediate whereabouts, please contact Police as soon as possible. Information can be passed on via a PM to this page or contacting the District Command Center on 021 191 5492.
 

Whanganui Police...

A New Zealand Police torch arrived in Whanganui yesterday marking the 75th anniversary of women joining the police ranks. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Whanganui Police...

Whanganui Police would like to speak to the male pictured (Wearing the hoodie with 94 on the front). If this is you or you have information in regards to this person's identity please contact us through Facebook or by calling Whanganui Police and quoting File reference: 160701/9457 Information can also be provided anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
 

The New Zealand String Quartet’s Heartland...

The New Zealand String Quartet’s Heartland Classics tour comes to the Whanganui War Memorial Centre on Sunday 31st July with an irresistible programme including finely-crafted quartets by Haydn, Schubert and Dvorak. The players will also introduce you to a recent work by Kiwi composer Gareth Farr, Te Tai-O-Rehua, describing the turbulent waters of the Tasman Sea. Last year the quartet was part of our Musicians for the Sarjeant series and we are so excited about having them returning to...
 
There's a new tool in the contest to haul in the mightiest of our mighty snapper, Seven Sharp reports.
 

One team became the new Tasman Tanning Premier...

One team became the new Tasman Tanning Premier champions in front of a delirious throng at Cook Gardens on Saturday afternoon, but no team walked off that pitch truly beaten. - New Zealand Herald
 

: Pictures from Premier final between Border and...

: Pictures from Premier final between Border and Taihape and the Senior final between Ngamatapouri and Marton. : Border 17 - Taihape 16, Ngamatapouri 37 - Marton 26: Saturday, July 23, 2016 Wanganui Chronicle photograph by Bevan Conley.
 
An exhibition celebrating a successful school holiday programme at Gonville Library, showcasing brilliant work inspired by the imagination of Roald Dahl.
 

Whanganui Police...

OPERATION HABIT – National Road Policing campaign. From today (Monday the 25th of July) to Sunday the 7th of August, New Zealand Police are launching this operation with the objective to prevent serious injuries and deaths on our roads by influencing safer behaviours inside the car. These include behaviours such as wearing restraints and putting the phone away to avoid distraction while driving. Seat belts/ restraints - Between January and March 2016, 41% of vehicle occupants killed...
 

In conjunction with the book launch, we're also...

In conjunction with the book launch, we're also opening our first ever 'pop-up' show (one week only) featuring the works of nine diverse photographers....
 

We're SO thrilled to be hosting the launch of this...

We're SO thrilled to be hosting the launch of this new book by Whanganui's very own Antonia Sims - 'Avenues & Alleyways'. Join us this Friday, July 29th, at 5.30pm.
 

#throwback to a particularly 'fun' session...

#throwback to a particularly 'fun' session involving walking lunges, chin ups and deadlifts at our Barbell Session!
 

Lost Pets Wanganui...

Anyone missing a male foxy?? He's white and brown.... He's roaming outside Somme Parade Takeaways. If i can get a photo I'll add it to the comments. :-)
 

Today's Forced Landing without Power competition...

Today's Forced Landing without Power competition has been postponed due to weather it will now be held on Sunday 7th August.