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HALSWELL WIGRAM RUGBY


Chris Jones is proud to sponsor the Halswell Wigram Rugby Under-6’s. The rugby club is the newest in Canterbury, with a focus on creating a fun family environment that allows children to grow in confidence while playing the game they love.

Halswell Wigram play in the Metro competition with their home ground being Te Kahu Park in Wigram Skies and practice fields at Westlake Reserve.  The club enjoys a social family environment, and enables children to grow in confidence and relish a fantastic team atmosphere.

An exciting showdown with the Under-6 Halswell-Wigram Harriers Vs Belfast Orcas Saturday May 16th 2015 at Hoon Hay Park

Visit their website and like them on Facebook to keep up to date with all the latest Halswell Wigram rugby games and events.

OAKLANDS SCHOOL


Oaklands School is a primary school located in Halswell which caters for around 600 students from year 1 to year 8. The school first opened on Tuesday 4th February 1964, the same day as Middleton Grange, and the opening of the Lyttelton road tunnel.

Students  are  drawn  mainly  from  the  surrounding  suburbs  of Oaklands,  Aidanfield, Westlake, Longhurst , Knight Stream Park and Halswell.

Chris Jones and team are proud to be involved in helping Oaklands School bring part of their security and safety system into the electronic age by way of providing the latest in Visitor Management Systems for the school. This touch-tablet system allows all visitors, staff, relievers, trades people, technicians and students to be quickly and easily recorded and identified at arrival and departure.

The new visitor sign in system at Oaklands School.

BROADFIELD SCHOOL


Broadfield School, located in the Selwyn District on the corner of Shands and Robinsons Road, is currently involved in major renovations and refurbishments under the guidance of Principal – Mike Molloy.

Chris Jones and team supported the major renovations and refurbishments of Broadfield School, located in the Selwyn District on the corner of Shands and Robinsons Road, by providing backing towards the project to modernise and upgrade the 12 year old playground and sandpit area (see picture below).  Working on the basis that it is the students who will use and benefit most from the facilities, the senior students came up with and submitted their own design ideas which Jasmax, the landscape architects incorporated as the basis for the professional plans.

Senior students submitted ideas for the playground to landscape architects, Jasmax

Cholmondeley Childrens Centre

Chris Jones team show ongoing support to Cholmondeley Children’s Centre by sponsoring a hole at the annual Cholmondeley Charity Golf Classic held at the Templeton Golf Club and hosted by Riccarton Rotary.

School Books

Chris Jones team are proud to be a part of Academy School Books by being a sponsor of Yaldhurst/West Melton Schools, and Prebbleton and Districts Primary Schools.

Kiwi Kids under the banner of Blue Light

Chris Jones team donate to the annual Trillian Trust Trek Southern dash to raise funds for disabled and disadvantaged Kiwi kids.

Lions Club of Ellesmere

Chris Jones team is a proud sponsor of the annual Charity Golf Tournament hosted by the Lions Club of Ellesmere held at the Ellesmere Golf Club

Tai Tapu Golf Club

Chris Jones team is a major sponsor of the Summertime Classic run by the Tai Tapu Golf Club each year.

Banks Peninsula Trotting Club

Chris Jones team is a race sponsor at the summer festival meeting held at the Motukarara Raceway annually.