Thursday, April 26, 2018


Opinion: The don’t play poor man’s rugby in Merivale

Anyone who wanted to watch a true sporting contest on Friday surely would have known the league was going to take precedence over the Blues and Highlanders. Gordon Findlater found he had wandered into the wrong bar to watch it.

Multi-purpose $23m aviation facility a ‘game changer’

A $23 million air ambulance, air rescue and tourism aviation facility at Christchurch Airport  officially opens on Friday.

Merivale murder accused back in court

More details are expected to be revealed tomorrow about the horrific alleged murder of a woman in her Merivale home.

Fire guts Upper Riccarton house

Fire has destroyed a house in Upper Riccarton.

Vietnam vet: ‘Politicians make the wars’

'The soldiers don't make the wars. Politicians make the wars.'

Residents want 50m pool for aquatic centre expansion

A $12 million extension to the Selwyn Aquatic Centre has sparked debate on how long a proposed pool should be.