Friday, January 19, 2018



Watch: Central city mini-golf course features earthquake damaged footbridge

Fancy chipping over two turrets? Teeing off from and earthquake damaged footbridge? Then the new Gap Filler mini-golf course is for you.

PM Jacinda Ardern announces she is pregnant

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is expecting her first child.

Motorcycle-riding Catholic priest Father Graeme Blackburn dies in crash

A colourful Catholic priest who also worked as a flying instructor has died in a crash after his motorcycle collided with a car in Christchurch.

Trampoline injuries double, worse injuries from parks

Trampoline injuries doubled in Christchurch after new trampoline parks opened - and the injuries were worse than those suffered bouncing at home.

Crash victim trust seeks funding

A meeting has been held to discuss how a charitable trust that offers support for those affected by crashes and organises a remembrance day for victims, can gain future funding.

Museum buys polar explorer’s medals

Canterbury Museum has acquired medals and two diaries belonging to Tryggve Gran, the Norwegian skiing expert on the British Antarctic Expedition.