Tuesday, January 22, 2019


Founder of Eldernet receives honour

New Brighton woman Eleanor Bodger has been recognised with a Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit Award for services to seniors.

Push for longer hours at Halswell community pool

A request has been lodged to the city council in a bid to maximise the Te Hapua: Halswell Centre swimming pool's limited opening hours over the summer.

Rolleston’s Ella Benn acknowledged with scholarship for swimming efforts

A Rolleston teenager has been awarded one of the first ever ISPS Handa Talent Scholarships for her efforts in swimming.

From cancer to Coast to Coast – Jake Bailey’s new challenge

Jake Bailey was always the kid who got chosen last in P.E - but a lot has changed since then.

Two Rolleston parks targeted by taggers

Hundreds of dollars has been spent on removing tags from toilets in two Rolleston parks recently.

Indepth video: Number of male survivors of sexual abuse will...

Two part series looking at the story of Ken Clearwater, the man who has fought for a royal commission of inquiry into institutional abuse. He tells his story of his own rape as a child and how he survived to help others.