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Selwyn Times: July 18, 2017

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8 Tuesday July 18 2017 Latest Christchurch news at News SELWYN TIMES HAVE YOU BEEN TO SEE US LATELY? Call in today for a full supply of fresh fruit and vegetables. OPEN 7 DAYS Phone 349 5952 Cnr Springs Rd & Marshs Rd, Prebbleton (next to Milanese Restaurant) 3 reasons to see us today • Fast & friendly service • All dentures made on site • Doesn’t cost an arm and a leg call 322 4004 TexT 027 537 0567 230 BarringTon sT Versatile role for new fire appliance LINCOLN IS the first fire brigade in the country to have a new appliance featuring the new Fire and Emergency New Zealand branding. The new Iveco vehicle replaces the existing model which is set up as the primary appliance to respond to motor vehicle crashes and rescues. The new branding for the appliance named LINC417 will reflect the significant change to fire and emergency management throughout the country. Fire and Emergency New Zealand, an amalgamation of the New Zealand Fire Service, the National Rural Fire Authority, 12 enlarged rural fire districts and 26 territorial authority rural fire authorities became an amalgamated organisation at the start of July. Lincoln’s chief fire officer Jeremy Greenwood said the new appliance continues a long tradition of Lincoln firefighters having modern and effective equipment to protect the local community. “It’s always a special occasion to get a new appliance. Firefighters rely on their equipment as well as their teammates to get KEEP YOUR BODY MOVING WITHOUT PAIN Voltaren OSTEO GEL OUR PRICE $39.99 aPPLy OnCE EvERy 12 HRS Panadol OSTEO 96 Caplets OUR PRICE $13.99 UP TO 8HRS RELIEF NEW: Canterbury area commander Dave Berry with Lincoln’s chief fire officer Jeremy Greenwood. ​ the job done efficiently and effectively and we’re very fortunate to be able to utilise the newest gear. Mr Greenwood said residents will soon get used to seeing the new look on the appliance as it operates through the area. The new appliance was delivered to the station in early July by Canterbury area commander Dave Berry who said he was delighted the first appliance with the new branding was supplied to a local brigade. “Lincoln is one of the busiest volunteer fire brigades in Canterbury and the new appliance will be well utilised in this fast growing part of the region,” he said. Mr Berry said it can attend a variety of incidents. He said it will respond to vehicle crashes and therefore carries significant specialist equipment as well as medical supplies. The appliance also contains a large assortment of firefighting equipment and carries up to 1300-litres of water. Existing Lincoln appliances and support vehicles will be re-branded over upcoming months. ROLLESTON LAW Sound, workable legal advice and solutions Rolleston Office: 78A Rolleston Drive, Rolleston Square Darfield Office: Darfield Business Hub, 68 South Terrace W: T: (03) 374 2547 M: 021 148 6221 E: E: Barrington Pharmacy Ltd | Ph 322 3156 10% dISCOUnT 256 Barrington St (next to Couplands) EvERyday USIng ExCLUdES PRESCRIPTIOnS & SaLE STOCk RICHARD GRAY ANITA MOLLOY-ROBERTS

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