Monday, July 24, 2017

Weapon seized from university carpark

A firearm in the back of a vehicle in a university car park has sparked a police call out.
A road rage incident saw a pregnant woman become the innocent victim, as another car tried to evade a man pounding on its roof and windows.
Police have scaled back the search for missing Rangiora woman Melissa Dalgety.
The intersection of Main Rd and Beachville Rd has been thrown in to the equation as groups battle it out over a new site for Redcliffs School.

Team behind new school announced

Meet the establishment board that will bring a new school to Lincoln.

Chance to eat like a mayor or a minister

Meals eaten by Sam Broughton and Amy Adams, as children, will be put to the test in a MasterChef-style competition.

Students pipe in parade

Snow flurries, sleet, rain and near freezing temperatures did not stop the America's Cup parade through the central city. And leading in the crew and more importantly, the Auld Mug, was the St Andrew's College pipe band.

Lion King takes the stage at Riccarton

To the hypnotic beat of djembe drums and breath-taking lighting effects, Riccarton High School’s Disney’s The Lion King Junior created joy and magic.

Children put on matariki play

Preschoolers from the Bishopdale YMCA put on a play for Matariki.

Spoilt for choice: League or rugby

Teenager Patrick Elia is a new breed of young footballer who has both the rugby union and league codes at his feet.

Bays’ juniors collect silverware

A number of Ferrymead Bays junior teams competed at the Christchurch International Cup and the Alan Fraser Memorial Tournament last week.

Sumner in hot form ahead of semi-final

Sumner will look to finish their impressive late season run of form with a piece of silverware

Lewis Road, Pic’s ice cream sells out in some areas

The new Peanut Butter Ice Cream has been a hit in Christchurch after going on sale last week, with many supermarkets running out.

Fashion news July 2017

Finding NZ Talent Brother Design Stars are giving young creative talent the chance to steal the show and grab the limelight at this year’s...

Iconic clock ticks again

Lyttelton's landmark clock is back ticking again after repairs were recently completed.

Cheeky C-HR a new entry for Toyota

An acronym for coupe high-rider, Toyota's latest crossover model is an honest performer