You don't have to look hard to find a joke about the place, and the council isn't laughing.
Almost 1500 new houses a year are needed, councillors heard.
The Government and industry band together to use up our growing stockpile of old tyres.
The top of the south's top young business minds battled for backing at Nelson's Theatre Royal.
Cherie Sivignon meets seven businesswomen in Mapua, near Nelson, who have broken through the glass ceiling.