Posts Tagged ‘ Richard Riddell ’

Gordonton District Committee

Jan 24th, 2018 | By
Gordonton Hall

The Gordonton District Committee meets around five times per year in the Gordonton Hall. It was formed in 1991 by amalgamating all the other committees in Gordonton such as the Domain Committee, the Hukanui Park Committee, the Gordonton Beautifying Society and the Hall Committee. The first chairman, Rod Wise, served for 10 years before handing

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Volunteers needed for market, committee told

Sep 25th, 2017 | By
Market opens

A number of issues were discussed at the Gordonton District Committee AGM recently, including the future of the country market and a need for volunteers. Gordonton Country Market started in 2012 in Hukanui Park, run by a committee from the Oaks Christian Centre.  It has recently been in decline, organisers told the GDC. “This has

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New chairman for Gordonton

Oct 10th, 2016 | By
Richard Riddell

Except for a short stint overseas, Richard Riddell has lived all his life in Gordonton. The newly appointed chairman of Gordonton District Committee says he loves village life, and wants to achieve good outcomes for the area. “In whole I would like to work with Waikato District Council to get the best outcomes for the

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Thanks for all the cricket

Mar 13th, 2013 | By

The cricket season is over, and many happy memories abound.  Thanks for all the organising work, Richard. Here’s some photographic highlights.  (And thanks to the sports writer and photographers in the Stewart household!)  

Cracker cricket at Woodlands

Mar 17th, 2012 | By

It was a smashing game between Gordonton locals and Gavins on the weekend at Woodlands, and here’s some photos to prove it. But wait – there’s more.  Why not get playing yourself? Richard Riddell, who founded the Woodlands Senior Cricket Club in 1991, would like to see the club reformed. The team folded in 2003

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