Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Fire station damaged by two vehicles

A North Canterbury fire station was  damaged after it was allegedly hit by two vehicles.
Thieves used a ute to ram raid a North Canterbury service station.
A robber allegedly threatened a dairy owner with a weapon in an attempted robbery of a Spreydon dairy.
Papanui hip-hop dance squad Aperture have flown to The Netherlands.

Murgatroyd wins top Ellesmere Rugby award

Tim Murgatroyd was the man of the moment at the Ellesmere rugby awards on Friday night, where he was named senior player of the year.

Good showing in Italy for teen karter

Lincoln’s Jacob Douglas has spent the last three weeks taking on the best young kart racers from all parts of the world.

SBHS student heads to Poland

Ethan De Rose will travel to Poland to represent New Zealand at the Junior World Championships for short track speed skating.

Themed activities for kids

Another week has brought round another week of fun for children on the Busy Bumbles Holiday Programme.

Class Disruption win national title

Chisnallwood student band Class Disruption have won the national Rockshop Bandquest competition

International food feast at Rangi

Pretzels, Thai jelly, tapas, Japanese curry, rice balls, sushi, waffles and lolly cake. Rangi Ruru Girls' School travelled around the world, trying dishes from different countries.

Croatian cruise

Naomi Spinsby-Wild walks through the cobbled streets of Dubrovnik, a place of surreal beauty – and heat.

Sculptures from rock

Anne Hudson explores the relationship between sculptures and the raw materials they derive from through the work of the talented Doug Neil.

Flying high with Cirkopolis

When Style touches base with Auckland-born circus artist Rosita Hendry she is performing Cirkopolis in Brazil, but from November 14-19, it is Christchurch’s turn to see this unique blend of circus, theatre and dance on stage at the Isaac Theatre Royal.

Men’s Grooming: A close shave

With spring upon us and summer waiting in line, the time has come to shed the winter woollies – and we’re talking about what's on your face.