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25 Years of Franklin Community Toy Library

Franklin Community Toy Library will be celebrating 25 years on the 7 of April. They opened their doors in 1993 and are still open today. To celebrate this, they will be having their Big 25th Birthday Bash on Saturday 7 April and would like to invite the community to come along. It will be a free event and families can […]

Beryl turns 109

Waiuku’s Beryl Baguely celebrated her 109th birthday last week. Beryl, who lives at Franklin Memorial hospital, dressed up for the occasion, had her hair done and felt and looked like a star. Happy Birthday Beryl from the team at The Post Newspaper

50 years of Waiuku Swimming Club

Waiuku Swimming Club was formed 50 years ago, after the opening of the Whiteside Pool in 1967. To celebrate their 50th anniversary, the Club is not charging swimmers a joining fee this year. With Belgravia coaches on hand, the cost for lessons is $5 per one hour lesson. Swimmers can come on Tuesday or Friday nights between 4 and 5pm. […]

Best friends, 70 years later

A Pukekohe couple have just celebrated 70 years of marriage, and while they didn’t want a fuss, their daughter in-law thought that it was an achievement to be recognised. For Steve Danes, it was love at first sight when he met his future wife, May. The couple met at a local dance, and May said they clicked straight away. “Love […]

Hall and Hyland celebrates 40 years

Bob Udy has come a long way from being a bundle of nerves in his first mechanic exam in 1958. He currently celebrating 40 years in business to be exact! Owner of Hall and Hyland Machinery in Waiuku, Bob is proud to be commemorating this milestone. “Not many people can say they have been in business this long, or stay […]


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