Oh Dear oh no they passed the vote for 6 o'clock

Oh Dear oh no they passed the vo

Oh Dear oh no they passed the vote for 6 o'clock closing in Wanganui as well. Now there must be some that still remember this, The 6 o'clock closing time for pubs was first imposed in December 1917 during the First World War. This was supposed to be a temporary war measure, but was made permanent the following year. While there was much criticism of the drinking conditions associated with 6 o'clock closing – encapsulated in its colloquial name: the 6 o'clock swill – the voting public

I do believe that the only thing better than snuggling up...

19. 01. 2018

I do believe that the only thing better than snuggling up in bed to read a good book, is to snuggle up in bed and have someone else read a good book too you. for those of us who can no longer convince our parents to read us a bed time story: Audiobooks.

Whanganui District Council

19. 01. 2018

Check out the winners of our library card design Competition. Congratulations Olivia Bedwell, Glenn Armitage, Amy Mauchline and Maia Kaua! #whanganui #library #design #winning #reading #art #competition

Whanganui District Council

19. 01. 2018

Check out the winners of our library card design Competition. Congratulations Olivia Bedwell, Glenn Armitage, Amy Mauchline and Maia Kaua! #whanganui #library #design #winning #reading #art #competition

One must always be cautious of these Militant Pirate...

18. 01. 2018

One must always be cautious of these Militant Pirate Librarians. driving around in there book-plated tanks, plotting drive by schooling's, then, before you know it: your educated. You've been (metaphorically) attacked by the Weapon Of Mass Instruction! This Argentinian artiest/librarian takes a symbol of fear and turns it into a bastion of literacy.

Be in to win a pack of five children's books in the Great...

17. 01. 2018

Be in to win a pack of five children's books in the Great Fairy Tale Quiz! Names five fairy tales from the clues below (one for each clue) Clue 1 An architectural confection Followed by Death by baking Clue 2 The opposite of Personal Protective Equipment Followed by A fitting ending Clue 3 Beastly cross-dressing Followed by Oversized features Clue 4 Transparent fraud Followed by A child could see through it Clue 5 Iron, Finland, Faroes, Micronesia Followed by Anglo-Saxon blood is not money

Be in to win a pack of five children's books in the Great...

17. 01. 2018

Be in to win a pack of five children's books in the Great Fairy Tale Quiz! Names five fairy tales from the clues below (one for each clue) Clue 1 An architectural confection Followed by Death by baking Clue 2 The opposite of Personal Protective Equipment Followed by A fitting ending Clue 3 Beastly cross-dressing Followed by Oversized features Clue 4 Transparent fraud Followed by A child could see through it Clue 5 Iron, Finland, Faroes, Micronesia Followed by Anglo-Saxon blood is not money