Thursday, June 21, 2018

Heale gets national call-up

Llewellyn Heale's switch to Hornby appears to be paying dividends.

Free breakfast club begins in Northcote

A free hot breakfast including baked beans, spaghetti, sausages and porridge is being served up to the Northcote and Redwood community.

Seattle Food Tour delivers

Mike Yardley takes a Seattle Food tour.

Review: Pomeroy’s

If you were stuck in the city for Queen’s Birthday, you’ll know the weather was more miserable than Prince Philip at the recent royal wedding.

Crave Christchurch: Mexico ditches plastic straws with winter menu

Mexico has a new winter menu, you can do yoga for charity, and Westpac returns to the central city.

Battle of the Imprezas

Subaru’s high performance models are high on desire

Outback perfect for ski field roads

Subaru's four-wheel-drive system is not only a safety mechanism but it will take you places where there is limited grip

Crave Christchurch: Tattoos and art in Merivale

Merivale has a new addition, Lichfield Lanes is set to bring more eateries to the central city, and experience Christmas early this year.

The Bar Fly: Horse and Jockey

How hard is it to convince a punter to upgrade two pints to a three litre beer tower? Not hard all apparently.

No sign of Ford Ranger sales wilting

Even with a raft of new utes entering the market, the Ranger is still Kiwi buyers' preference

Big Holden SUV true to its name

Based on the Colorado ute platform, the Trailblazer is a popular sport utility vehicle

Spirited performance from Lexus sport utility vehicle

Turbocharged engine for luxury family wagon.

Travel: Redwoods Highway

Self-driving Highway 101 between San Francisco and Seattle serves up a rolling medley of diverse vistas and indelible experiences. But the chance to commune with California’s fabled old-growth redwoods, rules them all.

Review: 5th Street

Three words to describe the food. Oh dearie me.

Crave Christchurch: Miro opens in historic building

The Midland Club building comes back to life as a new restaurant opens, The Pun Battle comes to Christchurch and more details of a rooftop eatery and bar are revealed.

The Bar Fly: Moon Under Water

Upon entering, one question begged, do they have a live band on today or are they just punters with instruments?

Crave Christchurch: Junk & Disorderly opens for business

An Auckland institution opens in Christchurch, a chance to channel the flower power, and The Terrace's latest restaurant is ready for business.

WIN: Tickets to MAMIL (Remounted) has four tickets to the Isaac Theatre Royal's latest show starring Mark Hadlow.

Crave Christchurch: Money talks and a Gerry Brownlee brownie

Money saving tips, a new restaurant opening, delicious treats, a pre-loved clothing lovers dream and Gerry features on another menu. See it in this week's Crave Christchurch.

Retaining top spot aim of chorus

A top a cappella American coach is helping some of the city's best barbershop singers win an national competition for the 11th time.