Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Man arrested after two high-speed pursuits

A man has been arrested after leading police on two pursuits in a stolen vehicle through the city's eastern suburbs.
Police are executing a search warrant in Shirley.
A crash has blocked a busy intersection on Memorial Ave.
A hedge fire threatened a house, cars and a stack of tyres in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

St Andrew’s make splash at swimming nationals

St Andrew's College took home a number of medals in the New Zealand secondary school swimming championships including best co-ed school and placing second with their boys' team.

Bowls: NZ teams named for Trans-Tasman series

Mandy Boyd will return to the Blackjacks for the Trans-Tasman series after taking time off to look after her newborn daughter.

Crombie wins gold at international triathlon event

Christchurch's Fiona Crombie won gold in her category at the ITU World Triathlon Championships held in Rotterdam.

Girl power cleans up reserve

Armed with spades, wheelbarrows and rubbish bags, Girl Guides and Soroptomists joined forces to clean up a Cashmere reserve.

Furry friends visit kindergarten

Bugsy the greyhound visited children at Fairleigh Kindergarten.

St Andrew’s rock star mathematicians

The new rockstars of St Andrew's College don't wear leather jackets or ripped jeans. But they're great at maths.

Fitness advice for the working man

Fitness advice for the working man.

WIN: A double pass to The Changeover movie

Enter to win a double pass to Margaret Mahy's supernatural romance 'The Changeover'.

Best 5 things to do in Christchurch this weekend

Christchurch is a hive of activity this weekend. Here are a few things to get you started on your week buzz!

The 80-20 nutrition principle for long-term results

So much of healthy living lies in achieving the right balance. Elly McGuinness talks us through some small changes that can make all the difference.