Thursday, July 27, 2017

150 submissions on New Brighton beachside playground

Public consultation on New Brighton’s new $8 million beachside playground closed on Sunday, with more than 150 people commenting on the plans.
Social entrepreneur Michelle Fuentes-Whittaker’s latest venture is The Good Shop in Carnaby Lane, New Brighton.
Copies of the Pegasus Post dating back to 1966 have been bound into a book by New Brighton Museum.
A decision has been made on whether a controversial liquor store should be allowed to open its doors.

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
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NZIFF: Alice in Videoland’s top 10 films you can’t miss

It was a tough task but Alice in Videoland's Nick Paris has managed to whittle down his top 10 films that will be shown at the New Zealand International Film Festival.

Success Story: Marque Morehu, Senior Stylist at Vivo Salon

Photography Charlie Jackson How did your career as a hair-stylist begin? I very first started as a hairstylist in a full-time course at Avonmore. I finished...

July Food News

Words Vanessa Ortynsky From Tokyo to Christchurch You might have seen it on Master Chef  Matcha Tea is then new supreme ingredient that is taking the...

5 Essential Tips for Hydrated Skin

It's wintertime and your skin needs some serious TLC.

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