Saturday, April 21, 2018



Watch: Linwood Village alcohol ban extension supported by ‘streeties’ and police

Linwood Village's streets have cleaned up after an alcohol ban was put it. With the community spirit returning 'streeties' and the police want it to be permanent.

Heathcote stalwart honoured

Long-time Heathcote opener John Garry was recognised for his two decade long commitment to senior A cricket in Canterbury by being awarded the Peter Russell trophy.

Civic Trust joins McLean’s Mansion restoration bid

A public meeting will be held next week to launch a fundraising campaign to restore the historic McLean's Mansion.

‘Rot in hell’: Mum’s message for killer jailed for 18 years

The mother of slain sex worker Renee Duckmanton today told her killer as he was jailed for a minimum of 18 years, "I hope you rot in hell".

Man arrested for serious assault

A man has been arrested following a serious assault on a woman in Hagley Park. 

Council won’t disclose legal advice over dog letters

The city council won't say what legal advice it received leading to sending out an incorrect instruction for all dogs classified as menacing to be muzzled - even in their own homes.