Monday, February 26, 2018


Nine admitted to Christchurch Hospital in two days after taking dodgy...

Doctors in Canterbury believe a faulty batch of ecstasy has led hospital admissions.

Mother wouldn’t let son’s softball dream die, after her close call...

Caleb Stewart's mother suffered a horrific stroke 'out of the blue' which he thought would put his aspiration to be a top-level softballer on hold so he could take care of her and the family.

Bowled ’em – eight times!

Most cricketers will never know what it’s like to take eight wickets in one innings let alone conceding just one run while doing it. Lachlan Messervy-Siohane is not like most cricketers.

CBHS rower to take on Eric Murray

Usain Bolt once raced a cheetah and lost by four seconds. Now another iconic race is set to take place as a Christchurch Boys’ High School rower will go head to head against two-time Olympic gold medallist Eric Murray in an erg challenge.

Watch: Lincoln youngsters get stuck into lawn bowls

The Lincoln Bowls Club has been teaching primary school children the art of lawn bowls.

Redcliffs artist into first round of prestigious international portrait competition

Redcliffs artist Julia Holden entered the BP Portrait Award at the National Portrait Gallery, London without any expectation; so it was a great surprise to find out she'd been accepted into the first round of judging.

Feb 22, 2011: Seven years on