Posts Tagged ‘ Cilla Henry ’

Memories of Bussy

Dec 10th, 2019 | By
Photo of Bussy Ngataki

Annette Taylor talks with Gordonton’s Cilla Henry and John Bridgman about their memories of a special member of our community who passed away earlier this year. This is the full article featured in the new Home Range magazine from Number 8 Network – look for it in letterboxes this week! Bussy Harata (Charlotte) Ngataki  was

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Gordonton School enjoys day at the Marae

Nov 6th, 2018 | By

Gordonton School visited Hukanui Marae recently.  Gordonton principal Keith O’Donnell said students and staff were welcomed onto the Marae with a full Powhiri.   The purpose of the visit was to strengthen ties between the Marae and the school and to bring the two communities closer together. There is some overlap in that relationship, he said.

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Bussy does it herself

Feb 6th, 2017 | By
Drain cleaning

Cilla Henry is not happy her 70-year-old niece Bussy is having to tidy up the drains outside the family farm in Gordonton. “She’s a good soul but she’s got a bad heart.  The frustrating thing is that no-one ever comes to clean the drains so she’s doing it all herself.  Again.  It’s very frustrating.” For

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