Friday, May 26, 2017

Watch: Behind the Scenes of ‘The Gift of Life’

Maddie Collins has been through a lot in her 13 years - take a look behind the scenes of an emotional documentary about her battle with kidney failure.
Artists are "desperate" for a chance to take up a live-in residency at Mona Vale gatehouse.
Christchurch International Airport's Community Fund has given more than $25,000 to 14 community groups and projects.
Two trains stranded after the Kaikoura earthquake are finally being moved six months after the quake struck.

Students on the airwaves

Audiences can now tune into a new radio station run by Lincoln High School students.

Volunteers needed to keep garden in operation

A popular garden in Springston needs more volunteers to keep it going.

Children dismayed with amount of rubbish at ford

Pupils at Springston School have spent the day cleaning up Chamberlains Ford.

Scholarships from Feemasons for students

Burnside's George Moon and Harewood resident Olivia Shimasaki have been awarded a university scholarships.

Rolleston playground a hit for pupils

Clearview Primary School has celebrated the opening of its new playground.

Out of towners punching in UC Champs

The unpredictability of this year's UC Championship has been highlighted by strong starts from out of towners Rangiora High School and Lincoln Combined.

Broadfield too strong for Southbridge

Broadfield proved too strong for Southbridge in the fourth round of the Selwyn Netball Centre premier competition with a commanding victory.

St Andrew’s look to continue pushing the top four

St Andrew's have cracked the top four in the Connetics first XI football competition and will look to continue their winning ways when the meet Christchurch Boys' in round four on Wednesday.

From watching movies to performing on stage

Singing some of Rodgers and Hammenstein's best work in Showbiz Christchurch's new show brings back fond memories for Nickie Wellbourn who grew up with parents dedicated to running picture theaters throughout Canterbury.

Uni students switch up musical theatre in new show

Canterbury University students Meghan Dunn and Alex McHugh have helped create a new cabaret show that puts a twist on traditional musical theatre.

New secret opium themed den and oyster bar

Jason Whitelaw has owned and worked in bars in the United Kingdom, and Australia. Now he is opening two new boutique bars on Victoria St.

Forgotten world unforgettable

The commercial glory of the Forgotten World region may have long faded but the wrap-around scenery is deliriously good.