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Pegasus Post: October 17, 2017

Pegasus Post: October 17,

FREE TUESDAY OCTOBER 17 2017 Pegasus “We have lost a lot of good friends but we still have a close community” Your friendly local Pharmacy Robyn Thew 379 7100 Post Proudly locally owned and published by Star Media Award winning publishing group • Prescriptions • Medico Packs • Health Advice • Gifts • Dry Cleaning • Passport/ID photos HEALTH ADVICE MEDICINES Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm, Thurs 9am-6pm 11 Parnwell Street. Ph 383 4814 PRESCRIPTIONS FREE LOCAL DELIVERY BURWOOD / AVONDALE Linwood, Avonside, Richmond, Shirley, Burwood, Dallington, Wainoni, Bromley, Aranui, Avondale, Bexley, New Brighton, Northshore, Queenspark, Parklands, South Brighton PASSPORT/ID PHOTOS Neighbours DRY CLEANING SERVICES COSMETICS QUIT SMOKING GREAT RANGE OF GIFTS unhappy over gym school consultation A pleasant evening Pleasant Point Yacht Club life member Bob Scott, 97, got his hands on the America’s Cup with Team New Zealand crewman Joe Sullivan during an event on Saturday night to raise money for the club’s rebuild. •Story, pg 3 • By Sophie Cornish RESIDENTS LIVING near QE II Park are unhappy with the public consultation over the approved new lease for the Christchurch School of Gymnastics. Thirteen people signed a letter sent to the Coastal-Burwood Community Board saying residents’ views were not given due consideration. The community board made a recommendation to the city council to approve the proposed lease for the new site on the Ascot Ave side of QE II Park on September 18. The city council granted the lease on September 28. A comment from the community board in a report to the city council acknowledged that a leaflet informing residents of the final decision of where the school would be rebuilt should have been sent out earlier. Before the community board’s recommendation, the city council delivered leaflets to properties on surrounding streets about the proposed lease. It offered residents the opportunity to submit feedback. But residents say the map on the leaflet caused confusion over where the site would be because it wasn’t clear enough. Coastal-Burwood Ward councillor David East agreed there were “some anomalies” with the map which may have been interpreted in different ways. He suggested at an onsite meeting there needed to be a more widespread leaflet drop to clear up confusion and give more residents an opportunity to submit their feedback. •Turn to page 7 20% off ALL 2018 CALENDERS Applies to full price calenders only. Expires 23/10 Parklands Lotto & Post 60 Queenspark Drive, Parklands Shopping Centre. Ph. 383 0303 HOURS: Mon - Fri 8.30am-5.30pm, Late night Wed til 6.30pm, Sat 9.00am - 7.00pm BLINDS...Cleaned, Repaired & Restored... Restore your oiled CEDAR BLINDS with our re-oiling service. Rejuvenate your lacquered CEDAR BLINDS High-tech Cleaning We clean and repair all types of blinds – Venetians, Cedar, Verticals, Roller, Hollands, Romans and Pleated – with environmentally friendly cleaning products. Temperature Controlled Drying Re-oiling & Rejuvenating Fabric Blinds - such as Austrian and Roman Same Day Pick Up & Drop Off We offer a same-day, pick up and drop off service for most types of blinds. Bookings are required. Convenient Location Drop blinds into us by 9am, at 330 Cashel Street (near the Fitzgerald end), and collect them at the end of the day. New Blind Sales Priced from $30 Roller Blinds cleaned from as little as $20 per blind Ph 377 0770, 330 Cashel St, Christchurch SCAN QR code for Info > WE ARE OPEN Mon - Fri 7.30am to 5.00pm