Details confirmed for Cr Philip Yeung memorial service


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EVENT: Cr Philip Yeung public memorial service

VENUE: Claudelands Arena

DATE: Saturday, 14 October

TIME: 10.30am. People attending are asked to be in the arena and seated by 10.15am. Doors will open at 9.30am. The event will run for 75 minutes.

SPEAKERS: The speakers have been selected from across the community. Unfortunately all speaking places are now full and we cannot accommodate any other speakers due to time constraints.

PERFORMANCES: There will be three cultural performances as part of this event.

DONATIONS: A donation box will be available, and donations will be passed on to Hospice Waikato.

PARKING: Due to the recent inclement weather venue parking will be limited. Please ensure you allow enough time to secure a park and make your way to the venue. The venue parking is free for this event, and can be accessed through Gate 1 on Heaphy Terrace and Gate 3 on Brooklyn Rd. Street parking surrounding the venue may also be available, please see our parking map for more information. 

Claudelands has limited mobility permit parking, also available through Gate 1 on Heaphy Terrace and Gate 3 on Brookyln Rd. To find out more, visit the accessibility page. Sonning  Car Park, near Claudelands Bridge off River Rd, will also be an option.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Large groups or families planning to attend are urged to consider walking or car-pooling to the event.

Cr Yeung, in his second term representing the East Ward, died on Saturday, 30 September, after a short battle with cancer. He was 60.

Page reviewed: 05 Oct 2017 4:13pm