Nor West News : November 11th 2010
6 NOR-WEST NEWS, NOVEMBER 11, 2010 2858684AC The Helensville Pioneer Museum Web:helensvillemuseum.org.nz • 98 Mill Road (by reserve) 2858684AB OPEN FOR VIEWING Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday 1pm --3.30pm. Open for research every afternoon or by appointment. Ph. 09 420 7881 5 ll ele s lle 9 42 11 st rt b es rt. . .b es rt. . St rt here NEW OWNE Time to get out on the road ! Sick of paying 15% GST? We ll g e y 15% s t y r B e Ser e T t l Terms and conditions apply, Expiry 30th November 2010 N b r r , r + r b Summer is here! Save the Fuss -- Travel by Bus For Bus or Coach Hire Tours and Charters a Specialty PHONE 09 420 6091 2698633AA Helensville Drainage Ltd Ph: 09 420-9091 Fax 09 420 9071 AH 021 657276 Approved installers REGISTERED DRAINLAYERS • 1.5 & 3.5 T DIGGER HIRE • TIP TRUCK HIRE • URBAN & RURAL DRAINAGE • FOOTINGS & POWER TRENCHES • SEPTIC TANKS • DRAIN UNBLOCKING • 86 Mill Rd, Helensville 28 SUPPLY YARD EARTHMOVING 420 8352 027 498 2716 103 Mill Rd, Helensville Metal - Limerock - Scoria Sand - Builders Mix - Cement Transporters, Diggers, Bobcat & Truck Hire Bulldozing - Roading - Footings Free Quotes 3275223AA PHONE 09 420 7676 HELENSVILLE TYRE & HIRE Now available on all tyres Don't forget we are still operating our tractor mowing service --CallNow-- Helensville Fitness & Gym 24/7 Train when you want to Mill Rd - ph 420 6303 November Special No joining fee, 5 free training sessions with Josh 15th Nov to 29th Nov only *Conditions apply 3154789AE 64b Mill Road, Helensville (opposite PlaceMakers) Email firstname.lastname@example.org HOURS Mon-Fri 7.30am-6pm, Sat 8am-3pm Ph 420 9999 Now Open Sundays 9am - 2pm See you soon!! WIN WIN WIN All Meat purchases of$20gointoWina $50 voucher Draw December 1st SCOTT'S TRADITIONAL MEATS Chess rookies do well Mind battles: In their first year the chess club from Helensville Primary School qualified for the national competition. Strategic moves have come up trumps for the Helensville Primary School Chess Club. In just their first year of both learn- ing the game and competing, the club qualified for the 2010 National Chess Competition. Among 26 schools, the finals were held at Pigeon Mountain Primary in Howick. The Helensville team con- sisted of Kumaa Jayachanthiian, Marianne Birt, Truman Smith, Alex Holman, Michael McKenzie, Liam Macdonald and Brayden Morris. The students gained fourth place for the primary schools' division, against the top placing schools who have been actively playing for three years. These kids put their heart and soul into these battles of the mind and I am very proud of every one of them,'' says coach Paul Macdonald of Helensville. It was quite an experience for the kids. Every game was tough because these were the best players across the country for their age.'' He says there were character- building moments at the event includ- ing Brayden's contest against an opponent who was trying to win on time by repeating moves. If Brayden had stopped the clock and put his hand up he could have asked for and would have got a draw. To his credit he kept on playing and in the end he lost on time.'' To advance to the nationals, the team won the Rodney Primary Schools Chess Tournament. Every Friday Mr Macdonald teaches strategies, techniques and chess secrets to over 30 students from the club. Many have progressed to become accomplished players and they look forward to competing in more tournaments to show their progress. Mr Macdonald, a tournament chess player for 15 years, also coaches students from Parakai, Huapai and Waioneke schools. I have really appreciated the oppor- tunity to help develop the characters of our children and have taken great pleasure in seeing them grow every week.''
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