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Western News: September 11, 2018

Western News: September 11,

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2018 Locally Owned The Villa Maria College netball team won their first South Island title in 10 years when they defeated Southland Girls’ High School 39-26 at Dunedin’s Edgar Centre, last Thursday. The win was extra sweet for their co-coaches, Helen Mahon-Stroud and Julie Suburb disappearing Closures and subdivisions are affecting Sockburn Pages 8 & 9 Fans soak up Villa’s South Island title ❀ ❀ ❀ ❀ ❀ Cafe High Teas Breakfast Lunch Catering Takeaways Glen, who made good on an historic defeat. Above – The large group of travelling fans. Right – Wing defence Sophie Glass and goal keep, Olivia Burnham, about to share a hug after the final whistle. •Story and photos, p16 PHOTOS: OTAGO DAILY TIMES Sooty calls it quits Publican is selling Islington Tavern Page 10 $26 9kg bottle fill Terms and conditions apply Find us at 230 Barrington strEEt call 332 4004 Residents to submit quarry petition this week • By Anan Zaki TEMPLETON residents will this week submit a petition demanding to stop a proposed Fulton Hogan quarry. The petition has 4050 signatures and was launched online by the Templeton Residents Association six months ago. The proposed quarry is at a 170ha site on Curraghs, Dawsons, Jones and Maddisons Rds. Chairman Garry Kilday said the petition will be presented to Environment Canterbury, Ministry for the Environment and Selwyn District Council. He could not confirm which date this week the petition will be presented. Mr Kilday said the support from the community has been “massive.” “It’s been good for public unity because people have stood up in a solid form.” The petition had signatures from Australia and the United States. “It’s amazing actually, the amount of people who have signed this petition, quite incredible when you read it,” Mr Kilday said. •Turn to page 4 Roadrubber T Y R E S New Tyres - Batteries Quality Secondhand Tyres All at very competitive prices LOOK!! Discounts on sets of tyres USED tyres from $50 NEW tyres from $75 Alignments from $60 AA Discounts LTD OPEN 7am–5pm Walk-ins welcome 670 Main South Rd, Islington Ph 349 7337 345 Halswell Road Phone 322-7137 FREE PICK UP & DELIVERY (in local area) Ph. 348 0626 99 Main South Rd (cnr Watts Rd) Sockburn