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Dalziel confirms tilt for Christchurch mayoralty

Wed 19 Jun 2013 In: New Zealand Daily News View at Wayback

Lianne Dalziel Staunch GLBTI community supporter Lianne Dalziel has confirmed she will run for Christchurch mayor. “It's been a huge decision,” the sitting Labour MP says. “People have told me they are looking for effective and inclusive leadership, someone who can build a team around the council table - no A team or B team just one team - and someone who can work with central govt.” Dalziel has presented 16 times at Miss Mole’s Oscars, twice winning the Lifetime Achievement Award. “She’s a great friend to our community,” Miss Mole tells Daily News. “We are thrilled.” Dalziel also won the Hero award the UpRising Trust’s Resonate awards in 2011. She will have a web page available this weekend where those offering to help can sign on.     

Credit: Daily News staff

First published: Wednesday, 19th June 2013 - 9:19am

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