Christchurch Life

Meet Unstoppable Otto


He's got a thing for frozen chicken and doesn't let short legs slow him down.

Here's Canterbury's hottest tradie

Stacy Rush Stacy Rush, winner of Canterbury's Hottest Tradie competition, says it was not about good looks.

Is a yellow square art?

Leigh Martin OPINION: There's nothing like a robust, no-holds barred cultural debate over the age-old question: What is art?

Runway revolutionist

Steampunk Cashmere High School student has high hopes for entry in South Library's steampunk competition.

Top 10 picks at film festival

Scarlett Johansson Christchurch cinema-goers will be among the first in the world to see the hottest slices of international cinema.

No-one is too good for fries

fries The people, I am told, want fancy bar snacks, not boring old fries. This is where "the people" and I part ways.

Giving tea a break

The time-honoured cuppa is making a new appearance in cocktails and canapes.

Review: The Beach Bar

Brick Farm opens

Student designers stun

Hannah Peart More than 500 people came to see Christchurch student designers showcase their work.

Gym gear gets colour kick

Walking through sports gear stores, the walls are a sea of colours and patterns, each more outrageous than the next.

Introducing Kate & Brendan

'The man of my dreams'

Boys also keen to impress

Teen boys are increasingly concerned about appearance, especially ahead of the ball season.

Heart leads with soul

Heart, Vicki Anderson talks to pioneering rock chick, Ann Wilson, of '70s band Heart.

Maya's doing a Lorde

Maya Payne is attracting international attention with her music.

Kenny Rogers to play Arena

Pharrell is happy with that

Alice in digital land

The Tannery's Metropolis, set to open next year, heralds the return of arthouse cinema to Christchurch.

Daily trivia quiz: July 13

Air New Zealand dreamliner Are you a trivia whiz? Test your knowledge on our daily quiz.

Daily trivia quiz: July 12

Are you a trivia whiz? Test your knowledge on our daily quiz.

The Press' daily trivia quiz: June 30

The Press' daily trivia quiz: June 29

Daily trivia quiz: July 26

Are you a trivia whiz? Test your knowledge on our daily quiz.

Tony Astle expands his Victoria St empire

Tony Astle The owner of King of Snake, Mexicano's and The Dirty Land will soon reopen Chinwag Eathai.

Bar review: Mashina Lounge

Christchurch Casino's basement bar is vodka themed, with bacon-infused, wasabi and bubblegum flavours on the menu.

Restaurant review: Town Tonic

Meet the creator of Tin Man

Call of the mountains

Methven sleeps through the warmer months, but once the first snow falls, it comes alive for winter.

Web Words Crossword - Daily

If you love crosswords and puzzles this is the site for you. The Daily Web Words crossword is a great daily challenge to keep your brain sharp and also to give you that well deserved break in your busy day.

General Knowledge Crossword - Daily

Test your general knowledge daily with this fun crossword. How much do you know?

Code Cracker - Daily

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Sudoku - Daily

Are you a numbers person? Try the challenging and fun Sudoku puzzles daily on Stuff.

Treats aplenty at Food Show

food show If you love food, there is no better place to be this weekend than The Food Show.

Event management

Beck Eleven looks at the weekend's events.


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Event management

Beck Eleven takes a look at what's on this weekend.

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