Monday, July 16, 2018


Rolleston School’s kea crossing needs volunteers

Rolleston school's kea crossing is at danger of closing down if it can't find more volunteers.

Four bars in a small township: Can they all survive?

A small Canterbury township has four bars within a kilometre of each other. Can they all survive? Emily O'Connell reports.

Economy moving from rebuild to self-sustaining growth

The district’s economy continues to grow as activity in some traditionally strong sectors tapers off.

Why was Dan Carter back in Southbridge?

A rural Canterbury rugby club will feature in a global social media campaign for one of the world’s largest watch brands.

Little River Band, Jon Stevens and Leo Sayer to headline 2019...

Soft rock paragons the Little River Band will headline the Selwyn Sounds music festival in March.

Netball: Top three teams fight for dominance

A draw in the Selwyn premier netball kept things interesting on Saturday.

District council back-tracks on cutting secretary funds

The district council has back-tracked on its decision to cut funding for its roving secretaries for Selwyn's township committees.

Our People: Whitecliffs musician releases third single

Whitecliffs musician Ashy Batchelor, 19-years-old, has recently released her third single Jersey. She talks to Emily O'Connell about how she got into music, what her goals are and who she looks up to.

No date set for Raeward Fresh’s opening

No date has yet been set for when work will start on a Raeward Fresh in Prebbleton.

25 years with the volunteer fire brigade

Station Officer Ian White has been honoured with a gold star for 25 years of service to the Lincoln Volunteer Fire Brigade.