Shannon Volunteer Fire Brigade advises of the passing of Operational Support Firefighter Humana (Boots) Haronga. Boots was a Gold Star member, life member and local volunteer, serving with the Shannon brigade for 41 years.
Motueka Fire Brigade advises of the death of Operational Support Firefighter Warren Webby. Warren was a Gold Star, life member and local volunteer, serving with the brigade for 37 years. A funeral service will be held at the Motueka Fire Station Monday 18th commencing at 1pm.