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Rayner Brothers Gallery

A reminder that we're back open tomorrow from 12pm to 4pm - come and see 'Hollow Man' if you haven't already - it's an amazing exhibition!

'Mother' by Andrea du Chatenier


 

Wanganui District Council Youth Committee

Interested in attending a hip hop workshop? Star Dance Academy is holding workshops for kids and adults on the 16th of august. Follow the link below for more info :)



 

Love Wanganui

We've just created a new gallery we've simply called 'beauty'. http://bit.ly/1kd2yZa


 

Womens Network

This seems a fitting post given that I'm off to the Gonville Cafe Library shortly as a special guest for a Pot Luck Dinner with the very talented and dynamic Kelly Harrison and co. Here's to books! They are a comfort and a source of so much inspiration.


Timeline Photos
Author Laurie Halse Anderson is a master of literary realistic fiction for young adults. Among her highly recommended works starring Mighty Girls are "Speak," which addresses the issue of teens and sexual assault for ages...
 

More FM Wanganui

Ever wanted to give Hockey a go? There's a family fun day coming up on Sat 30th Aug,
All the details
http://www.morefm.co.nz/Sport-Wanganui-Spotlight-on-Sport/tabid/231/articleID/12913/Default.aspx


 

Wanganui Online

Funeral Notices
Please note we have uploaded 6 new funeral notices over the last few days.
http://www.wanganuionline.com/classifieds/deaths


 

Wanganui District Council Youth Committee

What an awesome (and productive) meeting of the School Leaders Network this morning! Check out representatives from Wanganui City College, Cullinane College, Wanganui Girls College and Wanganui High School looking like future leaders in Council chambers!


 

Sport Wanganui

The medals keep on coming. Nice work Kiwis!


Lifter wins two pieces of gold

Kiwi weightlifter has a medal round his neck and a ring on his finger. | Silver throw | Twin runners' tale | Boyle drained
 

Sport Wanganui

This made our day...


Prince drops in on Kiwi sevens coach
www.stuff.co.nz
Prince pops up for a photobomb of his own days after a grinning Queen was snapped in a selfie.
 

Womens Network

Excuse the cuss word in this one...but we love Dame Helen. And she's so right about the other F-word!


Timeline Photos
Happy birthday to actor extraordinaire Dame Helen Mirren! And she's a feminist extraordinaire to boot: Asked during an interview if feminism was something she had signed up for, she said, "I didn’t 'sign up.' For me feminism is just BAD WORDing obvious. It is not an ideological or a political thing."
 

Wanganui Chronicle

The MetService plans to start using the Whanganui spelling of our city:


Metservice heeds body's 'H' request - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
www.nzherald.co.nz
MetService is the latest public entity to opt to put the H into the spelling of Wanganui. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare O Rehua Whanganui



 

Sport Wanganui

This weeks sports draws are now up!


Sport Wanganui | Home
www.sportwanganui.co.nz
Sport Wanganui are a Charitable Trust governed by a board of trustees and managed by a CEO. As one of 17 Regional Sports Trusts (RST) nationally servicing our geographical area of Rangitikei, Ruapehu
 

Wanganui Online

Sports draws.

Rugby (it's seniors finals this weekend), football, futsal, badminton, basketball, netball and hockey posted at http://www.wanganuionline.com/sports


 

The Hits Wanganui


 

The Hits Wanganui

Oh its just Prince Harry photo bombing the All Black Sevens coach


 

Wanganui Chronicle

Turakina Maori Girls College's kapa haka group will compete in Gisborne today, despite the bus crash that injured 15 of them during the weekend:



Crash can't stop kapa haka girls - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
www.nzherald.co.nz
A local schoolgirl kapa haka team will begin their national campaign today, despite their bus crashing and injuring 15 people on the way to the competition. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

More FM Wanganui

Tomorrows Which Way Wednesday for a Big Wednesday from Lindsays Lotto: You meet someone at a party, they ask how your kids are and chat away like they know you well.
You have no idea who they are – what do you do?
 

Whanganui Museum

How the wonderful @Ehmee went from an art major to YouTube star to the Field Museum, as told to Cosmopolitan. http://t.co/dK6dcFunff
 

More FM Wanganui

Watch out for the MORE FM Team at the launch of the 2015 NZ Masters Games, Monday 1st at Cooks Gardens.


Countdown to the NZ Master's Games in Wanganui
www.morefm.co.nz
Sue Miller is set to host the Launch of the 2015 NZ Masters Games on August 1st.
 

More FM Wanganui


Do you ACTUALLY Know English?
www.playbuzz.com
Find out if you're in good grammatical standing with the English language!
 

River City Press

Senior Citizens Monthly Outing Group
The August meeting will be held at the Savage Club Hall on Sunday, August 3, 2014. Entertainment by Savage Club members, $7. Pick up from 1.30pm. Please book early. Phone Jean 345 7187 or Jocie 344 5999.
 

River City Press

PRE-LOVED ITEMS WANTED

The Cancer Society will gratefully accept your generous donations of the following pre-loved items:
• Furniture
• Books
• Clothing
• Jewellery
• Bric-a-brac
We have an accessible parking drop off area at their new shop at the old AA building, 78 Victoria Avenue. Drop offs accepted from 10am-2pm from July 29 onward, Monday-Saturday.
They look forward to seeing you in the very yellow Daffodil Day Shop at the Old AA building, 78 Victoria Ave.
 

Wanganui Online

Guess who's in town on Saturday as part of a nationwide tour?

Share their views, hopes and dreams for New Zealand at War Memorial Conference Centre, Concert Chamber, 2pm


 

Mainstreet Wanganui

Huge congratulations to Eyes on Victoria who are celebrating their 50th anniversary. 50 years serving Whanganui... http://t.co/W8sUDajMxl
 

Wanganui Online

Police need your help again

They want to apprehend the man who robbed a 67-year-old man of his wallet and personal items in a struggle outside Wanganui's Avenue Arcade last Friday.
The incident happened just before 9.30am on Friday when the victim was entering the arcade next to Barber Town from the rear car park.
After the robbery the offender ran from the carpark out on to Cameron Tce with the victim in pursuit.
He continued along Cameron Tce past the Work & Income building on the...
 

Wanganui Online

Hobbit in town

You never know who you are going to bump into at Wanganui's Saturday morning market. While on the campaign trail last weekend, MP Chester Borrows stumbled into Hobbit Star Bill Kircher, who plays Bilfur in the blockbusters.....that's Bill in costume. Bill, who in his younger days was a regular at the city's Four Seasons theatre, is a regular visitor to the city as his mum lives here. Wanganui, the city of stars.....


 

Wanganui Online

Commonwealth Games
Here's a link that might prove useful, if you're interested in the Games results, general information etc.
http://www.thecgf.com/results/


Commonwealth Games Federation - Commonwealth Games Results
www.thecgf.com
The Commonwealth Games Federation - Uniting the Commonwealth through Sport
 

Denita Tizard


Our plastic family — 100 Days Project
100daysproject.co.nz
The kids love playing with the plastic coated cut outs of us this morning! What a fun project to do, I would recommend it for any family to try!
 

Wanganui Chronicle

Whanganui Police are asking the public for help, after a 67-year-old man was robbed:



Daylight robbery sparks plea from police - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
www.nzherald.co.nz
A 67-year-old man was robbed of his wallet and personal items in a struggle outside Wanganui's Avenue Arcade. - Wanganui Chronicle