Hutt Valley news

Mon 23 Nov 2015
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In the Hutt Valley, 371 people are receiving help to buy their first home through the Government’s new $435 million KiwiSaver HomeStart scheme.

Wed 18 Nov 2015
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National List MP based in the Hutt Valley Chris Bishop is welcoming the formation of the first two “Communities of Learning” in the Hutt Valley, involving over 5000 Hutt students in seventeen schools.

Tue 17 Nov 2015
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National List MP based in the Hutt Valley Chris Bishop is encouraging Hutt Valley teachers and schools to apply for the second round of the $10 million Teacher-led Innovation Fund.

Thu 12 Nov 2015
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Chris Bishop, Chair of the Hutt City Youth Awards Organising Committee, today announced the finalists for the inaugural Hutt City Youth Awards.

The Hutt City Youth Awards are a new initiative which aim to shine a light on young people in the Hutt who are doing amazing things in the community.

Fri 6 Nov 2015
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National List MP based in the Hutt Valley Chris Bishop is encouraging Lower Hutt early childhood services and schools to enter the Prime Minister’s Education Excellence Awards which open today.

Thu 5 Nov 2015
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Chris Bishop is welcoming the start of construction of the Haywards Interchange project at the intersection of State Highway 2 and State Highway 58. The $43 million interchange will separate State Highway traffic from local traffic, reducing a bottleneck which has been the source of frustration for many Hutt Valley motorists.

Fri 30 Oct 2015
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National List MP based in the Hutt Valley Chris Bishop last night attended the 2015 Young Enterprise Scheme Regional Awards night, where young Hutt Valley entrepreneurs led the way.

Thu 29 Oct 2015
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National List MP based in the Hutt Valley Chris Bishop is congratulating the three Hutt Valley companies listed in the annual TIN100 report on the performance of New Zealand’s top

Wed 28 Oct 2015
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“I have never let my vision defeat me. I like to think of it as playing the game of life on hard mode”.

So says Chilton St James’ 16-year-old Britnee Tapara in her biography submitted to Chris Bishop as part of the process to decide who would represent him in the Youth Parliament to be held in July 2016.

Fri 23 Oct 2015
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Chris Bishop, National List MP based in the Hutt Valley, has today launched Free the CBD! – a new campaign calling on the Hutt City Council to introduce 60 minutes free parking in the Lower Hutt CBD.