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Western News: June 26, 2018

Western News: June 26,

TUESDAY, JUNE 26, 2018 Locally Owned Delays at Lodestar Ave Residents wait for ban on heavy vehicles Home & Leisure Show Check it out at Horncastle Arena this weekend check out carpet kingdom’s specials inside • By Anan Zaki MORE THAN 500 artworks were on display at Ilam School as part of their biennial Art Extravaganza. Page 3 Page 4 Ilam School pupils Art Extravaganza COLOURFUL: Nine-year-old Ilam School pupils Joanna Anil, Oscar Roberts, Jesse Tupea, Emily Mitchell-Mooedy, Daisy Fitzgerald, Dylan Jones, Ruby Santos-Jackson and Maya Ahmed show off their artworks. PHOTO: MARTIN HUNTER Ilam School art teacher Julia Hinman said every pupil at the school, from new entrants to year 6, entered at least one piece of artwork for the event, which was held on Wednesday and Thursday. The art on display were the pupils’ favourite picks from class work done this year. The pupils’ displays were “stunning”, Mrs Hinman said. “It is such a thrill to see the whole school’s work in the one room. The creativity, colour, techniques and learning that is in each piece is outstanding.” •Turn to page 7 Delays likely for Hornby mega centre • By Anan Zaki WORK ON a mega centre in Hornby may not now start for at least another two years. The city council revealed on Friday more consultation may be needed for the $35.7 million facility after a hearings panel recommended Denton Park not be the site. If Denton Park was given the nod, work was likely to have started this year. Greater Hornby Residents Association chairman Marc Duff said he was “surprised” that the decision was made prior to the official Denton Park decision on July 6. “From our residents association perspective, we would like to see if that two year process can be sped up in anyway, because a lot of consultation has already been done on the possible sites,” he said. Save Denton Park chairman Mark Peters said he was pleased to see the city council appearing to move on from Denton Park, but was unsure why another consultation process is needed. •Turn to page 5 9113487AC 9113487AE FILL UP FOR LESS WITH YOUR GOLD CARD. 15 • Full mechanical services • Petrol & Diesel Incorporating HALSWELL NOW OPEN IN HORNBY WOF ONLY $29 FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY *Terms and Conditions apply. TYRE SPECIAL 175/65R14 Bridgestone Ecopia $135 245/45R18 Bridgestone Ecopia $257 215/55R17 Bridgestone ER33 $280 Prices include fitting balancing and GST. • New wheel alignment equipment • All range of tyres. Economic – Only while stocks last. 345 High performance Halswell Road Bridgestone Tyre Centre Hornby Ph: (03) 349 5505 • 39 Carmen Rd, Hornby Phone 322-7137 Monday – Friday 7.30am to 5pm. Saturday 9am to 12 noon 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 We are located at 330 Cashel Street (near the Fitzgerald end), parking available onsite Roller Blinds cleaned from as little as $22 per blind Ph 377 0770, 330 Cashel St, Christchurch SCAN QR code for Info > WE ARE OPEN Mon - Fri 8.00am to 5.00pm