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I, a 78 yr old man and my 74 yr old wife had a flat tyre while parked outside Pak N Save on Saturday 29 April.   It was raining and I don’t get down easily to attempt changing a tyre. Then a young Maori guy walked up and...

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Bev Harrod would like to nominate Samantha Watkins for this week's WOW Award. She describes Samantha as a clever mum who single-handedly put on the Waiuku Easter Saturday Scavenger Hunt. "She created clues, asked local...

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One of our readers would like to nominate Christine Robbins from the Waiuku Family Support group. Christine has been one of the long time volunteers at there, and her hard work and dedication hasn’t gone unnoticed. Our reader...

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With a 45 minute window to fill last Friday, our reader called into the Radiology Department of the Pukekohe Medical Centre in West Street. She asked at the reception if they would be able to take xrays in that time. The answer...

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Rosalyn Wileman would like to nominate Zoe Thomson of the Waiuku Cat Colony Rescue for this week's WOW award. "We had a feral cat who had four kittens on our property in Glenbrook Beach, so we contacted Zoe for help....

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WOW award Biggest wow to all the wonderful nursing staff at Franklin Memorial Hospital.  So many thanks for looking after our loved ones. The loving care and dedication they put in to the patients and families, looking after...

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Volunteer emergency services don’t often get the recognition that they deserve. Last week, one local lady had to call them for assistance, and would like to thank the team that came to her aid.  “I would like to say...

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Liam Lawson is a young driver making waves in the motorsport industry, and has recently just claimed a world record in the latest series that he is competing in. Over the last 18 months, Liam has gone from strength to strength,...

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As the wet and wild weather caused havoc to many Franklin residents homes, a thanks is needed to the linesmen, who worked overtime to ensure everyone's power was restored as quickly as possible. It is a thankless job, and...

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The team at Waiuku Coastgaurd deserve more than just a wow award. Giving up precious family time, the community is lucky to have such a dedicated group of volunteers who are the first to call and help those in need on the water....

Wow Award – Justin Fox

Justin Fox of Tuakau Energy Centre on Bollard Road has been nominated for a wow award this week, after one his customers were astounded by the high level of customer service he offered. “We were running late with returning...

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Glenbrook Vintage Railway ran a very successful ‘Thomas and Friends’ weekend recently. They had more than 6000 enthusiastic visitors attend over the two days. Saturday was a bit damp so the numbers were down. Sunday...

WOW Award – Waiuku Mitre 10

Recently Waiuku Mitre 10 put on a special garden evening, which I attended as did many of my friends and acquaintances. We all had a vested interest in all thing pertaining to gardens large or small. I would like to congratulate...

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This week’s wow award must go to Estele Armstrong, who has closed her typewriter lid and passed production of the popular Peninsularama magazine on to Glenn Knight and Audrey Buel. Estele has collated stories about the...

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