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Introducing Isabelle Saunders

Marlborough Youth Councillor Isabelle Saunders, 17.

Marlborough Girls' College student Isabelle Saunders is passionate about youth involvement.

Ballet students' magic night

Keen young Marlborough dancers, from left, Mary Hedgeman, 8, Theodore McFadden, 5, Sarah Olliver, 8, Phineas McFadden, ...

Five young Marlborough dancers are getting ready for a magic night with the Royal New Zealand Ballet.

Well preserved

Some of the jams and chutney Rex Hanson makes to sell at the Renwick Market.

After nearly 20 years of making and selling preserves for a market in Renwick, Rex Hanson has his recipes down pat.

A hearty thanks

Kaikoura Youth Council members, from left, Mahana Gillies, Petra Jellyman, Josh Beardmore, Olly Hughes, Te Aomihia Te ...

Young people were up before sunrise cooking breakfast for volunteers.

A perfect fit

Fit-n-Free Community Gym committee member Mary Michet enjoys the outdoor gym equipment.

The small Marlborough town of Havelock can finally offer its residents a outdoor gym.

The kids are all right

Atom flight, from left, Ryan Simmons, Aidan Thomas and Robbie Miller.

Marlborough's young bands have talent, they just need somewhere to play.

70 years of cool riding

David Trewin of Kaikoura is looking forward to the Kaikoura Three-Day Trials motorbike event which will celebrate its ...

The Kaikoura three-day trial event is celebrating its 70th anniversary next month and organisers are keen to show people what it's all about.

Get ready to rock

Young Marlborough musicians, from left, Aidan Brown, Hamish Tomlinson, Robbie Miller, Sean McGreevy, Ryan Simmons, Aidan ...

"They don't want to play in pubs because they are too young, and that is not where their friends and peers go to listen."

Giving up treats

Blenheim woman Melissa Rickard-Nally will take part in Junk Free June to raise money and awareness for the New Zealand ...

"My motivation to do Junk Free June was because it's coming up two years since my mum's death."

A voice for youth

Marlborough Youth Trust co-ordinator Jodye Tomalin.

Motivating the youth or Marlborough and getting them involved in the community what drives one Marlborough woman.

New building unveiled

Canvastown School pupils in front of the school's new building, from left, Damon Zillwood, Marian Vibar, Ayden Foster ...

Canvastown School pupils enjoy new "multi-purpose learning space".

Tight loops

Patrick Milliken, 11, gets some tips from Malcolm Fretter.

Fishers keen on giving fly fishing a go were given the chance to learn from some of Marlborough's top fly casters at Burleigh Park, Blenheim on Sunday morning.

Changes to nursing over 50 years

Kaikoura nurse manager Adrianne McNabb, pictured here on her first day of work, is retiring after 50 years nursing.

Nursing has changed considerably in 50 years.

Mayfair celebrates Kiwi film

Kaikoura's Mayfield Theatre is hosting a special screening of The Greenstone on May 29.

Kiwiana at the Mayfair.

Against violence

Liz Collyns is the new Marlborough Violence Intervention Project co-ordinator.

The best way to prevent family violence is to be neighbourly, says intervention co-ordinator.

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