Your Marlborough

Rural vets pen new book

Marlborough Vets Peter Jerram (left) and Peter Anderson  have released a new book of rural yarns.

Two Marlborough vets who have worked together for 40 years have written their second book.

Mussels on Country Calendar

Clearwater Mussels owners Lyn Godsiff, left, and John Young were judged South Island Farmer of the Year 2015.

One of Marlborough's innovative farmers gets his time on screen.

Loch Ness monster down under

Nessie is evolving throughout the seasons.

The legend of the Loch Ness monster dates back to the 6th century when Irish monk St Columba supposedly banished a 'water beast' to the depths of the River Ness.

Isle be there

Photographer Jane Ussher and author Bruce Ansley will launch their latest book Islands at the Marlborough Book Festival ...

The author of a new book featuring some of Marlborough's most loved islands will be setting sail for its launch at the Marlborough Book Festival.

Winter is pruning time

Don't be afraid to prune your fruit trees.

COLUMN: Saturday Express gardening columnist Mandy Evans talks about pruning.

Arts diary

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Musical production
Marlborough Colleges
Dress rehearsal
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Exhibitions, music, Marlborough Book Festival, movie night, theatre, jazz and more.

Best pork in NZ revealed

Akaroa Butchery and Deli's owner Brendon Foster.

A Canterbury butchery has taken out the title of New Zealand's Ham of the Year.

Charity drop takes centre stage

Lion wine national operations director Geoff Matthews gets the hang of things ahead of the Drop Your Boss abseiling ...

Drop Your Boss event pushes fundraisers to the edge of their comfort zone.

Kiwi DNA in farmer's blood

Wairau Valley farmer Brian Powell used his knowledge to write a history of the area he grew up in.

Marlborough farmer Brian Powell spent a lifetime helping people.

Bridging a gap

Bridge player Myra Sandall has taken up the game of bridge and encourages others to give it a go.

A widow who took up the game of bridge as a tribute to her husband is encouraging others to try free classes.

Drum roll please

Sam Edmonds was awarded the best drummer title at the Battle of the Bands in Auckland.

Former Marlborough musician Sam Edmonds has proven his mettle at the Battle of the Bands.

Stay for free

Cowshed Bay campsite in the Kenepuru Sound.

COLUMN: Department of Conservation community ranger Wendy Sullivan talks about being a campsite host.

Kaikoura in photos

Dwayne Fussell's image of a man in a wetsuit at a Kaikoura beach was a popular entry in the professional section of the ...

Annual photographic contest to encapsulate Kaikoura.

Dance video to capture identity

Becre8tive students danced in different locations around Marlborough.

"The Man in the Mirror" dance project challenges young people to change their community by changing themselves, its co-ordinator says. 

Thanks paid to fire brigade

Kaikoura chief fire officer Ian Walker with Pier Hotel manager Claire Murray during a dinner put on by the hotel for ...

The Kaikoura Volunteer Fire Brigade were treated to a thank you meal for all their hard work.

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