Wednesday, June 20, 2018



Opinion: New Brighton the sustainable shopping hub of Christchurch

Bin Inn New Brighton owner Nikki Griffin paints a picture of New Brighton's niche market of ecologically sustainable shopping:

Home & Leisure Show: Former fish and chip man builds dream...

Ken and Kim Dam were always clear on what they wanted in their first build but it took a false start for them to achieve the family home that ticked all their boxes.

Opinion: Why I don’t want ratepayers money to fund social work...

Fendalton-Waimairi-Harewood Community Board chairman Sam MacDonald writes about the Nor’West News article last week why he voted against granting funding to a community development organisation.

Hungry rats threaten butterflies and birds in suburban park

If you are a monarch butterfly planning on over wintering in St Albans' Abberley Park, beware of hungry rats.

Cattle cut from iconic A and P show to combat M...

An A and P show will not be accepting cattle entries this year to help eradicate the mycroplasma bovia disease.

The rise of a combined rural team in UC Champs

A combined team from rural schools is the surprise package of the UC Championship rugby competition so far in 2018. Selwyn Times sports reporter Jacob Page finds out the reasons for their early season success.