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Nelson's best hot cross bun

Whose hot cross buns should you eat on Good Friday?

Record crowd for beer fest

"It just gets better every year"

Nelson's annual craft beer and music festival MarchFest is making a habit of breaking attendance records.

X-Factor winner to headline YouthFest

Jackie Thomas, 2013 X-Factor winner, will perform at a youth festival in Nelson's Morrison Square.

Colourful winter at Daniels show

'Nelson is in its own little micro-climate'

A parade of colourful clothing promised a bright winter at the Jane Daniels fashion show, in Nelson, hosted by the designer herself.

Container helps choir move

The Nelson Male Voice Choir is on the road again to its third home in two years.

No rays of light in residency bid

bill and hyram British artist Ben Clegg battling to stay in Nelson after being told his application to stay is unlikely to succeed.

Arts festival boss wants changes

Outgoing arts festival director wants the event taken out of council control and held every two years.

Painting pictures of life and death

Cash boost for music groups

Moonshine and balderdash

Villa Maria Under the full moon, the fragile blooms of my Camellia sasanqua ‘Plantation Pink' looked eerily surreal.

The many joys of reuse shops

Nelson Reuse & Recycle Centre has operated in Tahunanui since 1992. It is at the entry to the transfer station, and accepts and sells items that might otherwise go to landfill.

Nelsonians dining out more often

Science meets art at Light Nelson

Creative minds fill food gap

How soon could you double the current food production from your home garden?

Special concert at Fairfield tonight

bill and hyram Two very different but equally interesting concerts will take place at Nelson's Fairfield House this weekend.

Sharon O'Neill comes home

Singer songwriter Sharon O'Neill is back in Nelson this week with a homecoming gig at the Rutherford Hotel.

Au revoir to Minuit

Ceroc party put on for Halloween

Review: Shadow of Mordor

Paradoxically this is one of the most innovative, but also most derivative games of the year, but one that’s well worth checking out.

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