Sunday, November 19, 2017

Ellesmere College head students announced

Ellesmere College has named its new leadership team for next year.

Road naming turns ‘into a farce’ at council

The district council's policy for naming new roads in Selwyn came under scrutiny last week.

Rolleston to get new indoor sports facility

Plans are in the pipeline for Foster Park to get a new sports facility.

Bid to bring free mental health services to Selwyn

Work is underway to set up a charitable trust provide free mental health services for youth in Selwyn.

Police get ready to crack down on drink driving

The anti drink-driving campaign for the district will begin later this month.

Top high school sporting talent recognised at prizegiving

Hockey, athletics and equestrian event wins are all reasons why Lincoln High School's Lucy Turner was crowned sportsperson of the year at the school awards.

Bright color fills skies in Rolleston

An explosion of colour could be seen across Rolleston skies in celebration of Guy Fawkes on Saturday.

Selwyn Sounds a trip down memory lane for The Mockers

Selwyn Sounds is going to be a sort of homecoming for The Mockers.

Large Scottish festival to reign into Hororata

Organisers are gearing up for Hororata's largest event of the year.

Free barbecue on the Selwyn District Council

A mobile barbeque will travel across the district to 18 locations in the summer as part of the district council's annual "Meet Your Street" programme.

Annual Report shows continuing growth in Selwyn

The district council has had a successful year financially.

Chance to get to know Selwyn better

All aboard the Show Me Selwyn bus.

Lincoln High students on Nepal expedition fundraiser

Lincoln High School students are gearing up travel over to earthquake-ravaged Nepal.

Selwyn’s wearable art extravanganza a roaring success

Art Couture NZ has ran its first successful wearable arts competition in Tai Tapu.

Electronic card retail spending in Selwyn on the rise

A new report shows retail spending in Selwyn has increased by 7 per cent.

National MP Amy Adams has a new role

Selwyn MP Amy Adams will be donning a kilt for her new role.

Rebuild easing off responsible for district’s economic slow down

Construction activity easing off from peak rebuild levels has led to Selwyn’s economy slowing during the first half of the year, a new report shows.

New venue, new owner and new experiences at Fete

A new owner, a new venue and some new experiences await people heading to this year’s Christmas Country Fete.

Community could lose hall to council

Getting earthquake repairs on the community hall is likely to come at a cost - losing ownership to the district council.

Spring show brings out record numbers

The Ellesmere A and P Spring Show has brought about record gate sales.