Cambridge Lions Club Pony Trot

Cambridge Lions Club Pony Trot

Kids Kart drivers Dylan Ferguson, Mark Johnson, Anthony Slaney behind, Julia Barugh, Tammy Johnson, Tayla Wenn behind, Nessie Turan, Gemma Oliver behind, Rachel Clark, Taylor Scott, Luke Harrison front at this evening’s Cambridge-Te Awamutu Harness Racing Club meeting at Cambridge Raceway, Cambridge New Zealand. A full set of proofs from this evening can be found at hotshotstogo.co.nz.

Bruce Jeans – Memories – Cambridge Probus (NZ)

Written in June last year and presented yesterday the 17 March 2010 to Cambridge Men’s Probus Club here is the text of Dad’s Memories presentation.

Bruce Jeans | Animal Stories | Memories of Whitehall

As a boy I grew up on the farm in Whitehall eight miles out of Cambridge and spent all of my working life on that farm. During that period I experienced many aspects of animal and bird behaviour and looking back I realise that our so called domesticated animals still retain some elements of their wild ancestors’ instinct for survival and sometimes even seem almost to think in human terms.

The following incidents are drawn from those memories and from stories I was told starting with a story of a cat told by my mother.

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Cambridge Chamber of Commerce profile 14/3/2010

Cambridge born and bred Michael Jeans has been a professional photographer for three decades. Wedding, portraiture and events photography have been the mainstays of Michael’s business as he has continued a passionate lifelong interest in what he calls – contemporary history photography – recording the people, places and events about him. www.michaeljeans.co.nz Michael’s website/blog which has just celebrated it’s 1100th posting includes a treasure trove of over 650 Cambridge / Leamington items – quite apart from those about Lake Karapiro, Whitehall and other local subjects and stories – a permanent online record of the vibrancy and beauty of our place – on call 24 hours a day! Michael works closely with photographer and chamber member Dianna Spitalny of Hot Shots To Go in Duke Street.

Server upgrade

Note: Most images published here will be unavailable shortly and until about 1AM tomorrow morning, Saturday, 06/03/2010. This is to allow for upgrade and maintenance work on my image server. Apologies for the inconvenience.