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Dame Patsy and Sir David hung out with people wearing some rather crazy, enormous hats at the opening of Performance Arcade 2019 last Thursday night. The Performace Arcade is an annual event that brings performance, art and performance art to Wellington's waterfront.

Performance Arcade photos

Image of Dame Patsy and Sir David with one of the 'Tourists'

On Tuesday, Dame Patsy hosted a reception for ShEO. 

SheEO is a recently formed organisation, whereby women support female-led businesses through a fund for interest-free loans. Inspiring people to do inspiring things.

SheEO reception photos

an image of Rebecca Stewart and Dame Patsy

Then on Thursday, she hosted the Rare Disease Day Awards. Coco also showed up for the event. Rare Disease Day recognises the over 377,000 New Zealanders who live with a rare disorder. This year, new awards were introduced to acknowledge the outstanding work of researchers, medical practitioners and patient advocates.

Rare Disease Day Awards image gallery

an image of Their Excellencies and guests

 

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