About 30 new citizens are welcomed into New Zealand and the Hastings District each month at a Citizenship Ceremony held in the Hastings District Council chambers. Each new citizen swears the oath or affirmation of allegiance and is presented with their Certificate of Citizenship. Each family is then presented with...
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Acting Mayor Sandra Hazlehurst and chief executive Ross McLeod officiated at this month’s ceremony, with a performance by Kahurangi Maori Dance Theatre. About 30 new citizens are welcomed into New Zealand and the Hastings District each month at a Citizenship Ceremony held in the Hastings District Council chambers. Each new...
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Tonight was Sandra Hazlehurst’s first Citizenship Ceremony as Acting Mayor after Mayor Lawrence Yule took a leave of absence. Chief executive Ross McLeod officiated, with a performance by Kahurangi Maori Dance Theatre. About 30 new citizens are welcomed into New Zealand and the Hastings District each month at a Citizenship...
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It’s Volunteer Week, and Hastings District Council celebrated by honouring those amazing guys and gals who volunteer in the district’s 13 Rural Fire Forces. An Appreciation Night was held at the Havelock North Function Centre. A bonus to the event was a donation of an ATV from land-owners Andy Coltart...
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Tonight’s Citizenship Ceremony at the Hastings District Council was Mayor Lawrence Yule’s last before he resigns later this year. Councillors honoured him with a farewell speech, a waiata and haka. About 30 new citizens are welcomed into New Zealand and the Hastings District each month at a Citizenship Ceremony held...
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This would have to be my favourite assignment of the year. Hastings District Council accepts nominations for individuals and groups who have made a valuable – and voluntary – contribution to the community and presents each of them with a Civic Honours Award. This year’s awardees included Dr David Barry,...
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This would have to be my favourite assignment of the year. Hastings District Council accepts nominations for individuals and groups who have made a valuable – and voluntary – contribution to the community and presents each of them with a Civic Honours Award. This year’s awardees included Dr David Barry,...
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This was the very last Citizenship Ceremony for Hastings mayor Lawrence Yule before he resigns to contest the Tukituki electorate for the National Party in this year’s general election. About 30 new citizens were welcomed into New Zealand and the Hastings District at a Citizenship Ceremony held in the Hastings...
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The Industry Training Graduation is an initiative of the Mayors’ Taskforce for Jobs, a co-operation between Hastings District Council, Napier City Council and the various training organisations. Held at Lindisfarne College in Hastings, the assignment includes social photos followed by entertainment, the guest speaker, a graduates parade and the presentations....
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About 25 new citizens were welcomed into New Zealand and the Hastings District this month at a Citizenship Ceremony held in the Hastings District Council chambers. We witnessed each new citizen swear the oath or affirmation of allegiance and be presented with their Certificate of Citizenship. Their family was then...
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