Thursday, October 18, 2018


Waltham: A suburb of contrasts

A new report shows Waltham is the city's most diverse and rapidly changing suburb. Reporter Julia Evans talks to the people that make up the community

Heritage: Remembering conscientious objectors

When young resisters to compulsory military training were serving time in jail in March 1912, the streets of Lyttelton resounded to a noisy anti-militarist protest.

Rolleston School teacher’s vintage style makes top 10

From the classroom to the catwalk.

Delay in Sumner road enhancements

Archaeological interest and concern for summer businesses have stalled work on the Sumner Master Plan.

65-year-old pulled out of burning home by neighbour

Bernadine Worsdale battled "unbearable" heat as she pulled her 65-year-old neighbour from his burning home last week.

Further freedom camping restrictons to be recommended

A city council hearings panel is set to recommend freedom camping be banned everywhere in Akaroa except for one designated area.