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Selwyn Times: May 16, 2017

12 Tuesday

12 Tuesday May 16 2017 Latest Christchurch news at www. .kiwi SELWYN TIMES SCHOOLS Having a ball at Ellesmere College IT WAS an evening of dance and festivity with Ellesmere College celebrating its annual school ball. Nearly 200 students along with 22 staff attended the ball recently at Riccarton Park. It was themed ‘Travel – The World Awaits.’ The night started off with a buffet dinner and when the celebrations finished students were returned to Leeston in buses. The school hosted head students from Lincoln High School, Darfield High School and Mount Hutt College. Administration support teacher Lindsay Cook said it was a great evening and the students loved the event. The college’s netball team is now planning to organise a “ball gown parade” as a fundraiser in the future. PHOTOS: LINDSAY COOK AND DEAN MOWER WINNERS: Year 11 ball duchess Izzy McMahon and duke Rhys Page. THE BEST: Bailey Gilmour and Mel Poole. SUAVE: Alex Brown and Aidan Shirtcliff. ​ OUT AND ABOUT: George Ward and Iain Wright. ELEGANT: Tim Batchelor and Jaz Rule. RETROFIT DOUBLE GLAZING RETROFIT DOUBLE GLAZING Benefits for your home: Decreased energy consumption for a more sustainable, cost effective home Noise reduction for a quieter home RETROFIT DOUBLE GLAZING Decreased energy consumption for a more sustainable, cost effective home Reduced condensation for a drier, healthier home Increased heat retention for a warmer home in winter Benefits for your home: Increased heat retention for a warmer home in winter Reduced solar heat gain for a cooler home in summer $ Increased resale value for your home Breakage resistant (laminated & toughened glass) for a safer, more secure home Reduced solar heat gain for a cooler home in summer Noise reduction for a quieter home Contact us now for your free measure $ and Increased Contact us now for your free resale quote value for your home Ph: Dan 021 925 211 measure or Nick 027 654 and 0083 quote dans@scretroglazing.co.nz PO Box 20-398, Bishopdale

SELWYN TIMES Latest Christchurch news at www. .kiwi Tuesday May 16 2017 13 FUN: Jak Mitchell and Kate Inwood. GLAMOROUS: Sam Stockdill and Nicole Ashby. DRESSED UP: Jess Carter, Sarah Brown, Paris Nurse and Anna McCormick. ROYALTY: Year 13 ball king and queen Jayden Mitchell and Jessica Johnston. SOPHISTICATED: Taylor Howe, Keegan Low and Sarah Thomas-Pilling. Rolleston Primary School pupils Arlica Lange, Ashleigh McCloy, Taylor McCormack and Georgia D’Ewes were invited to attend a leader’s day event run by World Vision New Zealand, which is the organiser of the 40-hour famine. This day-long experience educated students on the plight of the Syrian refugees. The school raised enough money last year to sponsor the opening of two schools in Syrian refugee camps. This year the school’s goal is to raise enough for three schools. It will be asking the community to support their fundraising efforts this term. ​ Build your next home with Artisan Homes Your local registered Master Builder Home building is as much about understanding the landscape and the client as it is the plan and the materials. From our office in Rolleston, Canterbury our small company has built a huge range of homes that are distinctive, stylish, durable and cost-effective. From clever, compact homes to three bedroom townhouses to large scale, expansive country style homes, our work spans all types of house building. Since 2004 we have carefully built, among other things, a reputation for constructing high quality houses. An artisan is someone who is highly skilled in a particular expertise, a hands-on craftsman – someone who is passionate about the quality results they produce. With decades in the business the team at Artisian Homes have worked in all areas of residential construction. There are obvious differences between building a two-bedroom home compared to a six bedroom one. Irrespective, our overall approach remains the same. While we have a sound reputation for carefully crafted home building we also are renowned for getting the right result no matter what the challenge. Building with difficult access, looming timelines or tight budgets is just a fact of life for us. All our tradespeople are qualified and registered or licensed. Our abilities to design and build a range of houses have increased over the years, as has our skill and overall capacity. While we don’t have the franchises of our larger competitors we do have their networks and buying power. Which means our clients receive the most costeffective results possible. At Artisan Homes, our passion is building homes for people who appreciate the work that goes into what will, ultimately, be a home they love to live in. NEW SHOW HOME OPEN 72 Blakes Road, Prebbleton 12.00pm-4.00pm on Weekends. To contact Rob: phone 374 9172 or 021 324 876 Email: robin@artisanhomes.co.nz. Builders of superior homes Plans are viewable in high resolution digital at www.artisanhomes.co.nz. Let Rob and his team work with you to produce your own unique plan. Office & Show Home- 5 Broomleigh Drive, Faringdon, Rolleston | www.artisanhomes.co.nz | Phone - 03 374 9172 or Rob 021 324 876 | E-mail - robin@artisanhomes.co.nz