Runners challenged by Bayview

Runners challenged by Bayview

Nelson runners and walkers were spoilt for choice on Saturday, September 22. There were three possible events in the region they could take part in: the ‘Snout Run’ in Picton, the ‘Abel Tasman Expedition’ and the local ‘Bayview Race’. Despite this, there were still 58...
Summer touch just around the corner

Summer touch just around the corner

Registrations continue to come in for the upcoming NBS Richmond Summer Touch module 2018/19 season and touch coordinator Aleisha Hart says they’re on track for the opening games on Wednesday, October 17. “We’re excited about the season starting, soon the goal posts...
Don’t forget to wind your clocks forward

Don’t forget to wind your clocks forward

Waimea Weekly would like to remind readers to wind their clocks forward an hour on Sunday, September 30. Daylight Savings starts this year at 2 am on the last Sunday of September (September 30) and finishes at 2 am Sunday, April 7. New Zealand first introduced...
Mindless vandalism upsets reserve users

Mindless vandalism upsets reserve users

Frequent users of Bill Wilkes reserve in Richmond were “angry and disappointed” to discover vandals had attacked areas of the park overnight on Saturday, September 22. Grates were ripped from drains, freshly planted trees uprooted and the cherished children’s swing...
Lions Club to celebrate 50 years of service

Lions Club to celebrate 50 years of service

The Richmond Lions Club are extending an invitation out to all past and present members to help celebrate the club’s 50 years of service to the community, on November 3. John Harwood, convenor of the club and chairman of the events organising committee, says guests...