7 March 2018
Congratulations to our newest citizens!
The group was welcomed by Mayor Hamish McDouall and Chief Executive Kym Fell in a citizenship ceremony last week.
They are Mr Edgardo Canlapan Anusencion (Filipino), Mrs Antonina Ilijay Anusencion (Filipino), Miss Kate Ann Ilijay Anusencion (Filipino), Mrs Virginia Margaret Cranstone (Australian), Mrs Agnes Helene Adeline Ginestet (French), Mrs Susan Deborah Naylor (British), Mr Declan Mark Stephen Rogers (Irish), Ms Puava Catherine Romeo (Samoan), Mr Gilbey De La Pena Rustia (Filipino), Mrs Pearly Belamide Rustia (Filipino), Mr Christopher John Sills (British), Ms Felicity Yuyi Fan (Chinese), Mr Alexander McDonald Loggie (British), Mrs Julie Loggie (British), Miss Emma Louise Loggie (British), Mr Philip Anthony Mee (English), Mr Maxwell John Warburton (Australian).
Mayor McDouall said it was always a pleasure to welcome our new citizens. “With a large number of citizenship ceremonies already scheduled for this year, it is fantastic to see more and more people choosing to make Whanganui their home.”