Introducing Bronwyn & Daniel gallery

The newlyweds in Mona Vale gardens.

5:00 AM  They lived in the same spot for years, yet their paths never crossed until they moved to London. If that isn't fate, we don't know what is ...

Be Stuff's wedding of the week

HLAH - the hairy heroes of Kiwi rock

Head Like A Hole, aka HLAH are touring this month with 8 Foot Sativa.

5:00 AM  HLAH - the hairy heroes of Kiwi rock are back on the road with new album Narcocorrido.

Epic swim makes history video

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Story Emily Spink
Simon Olliver has just returned home from successfully swimming the English channel and has become the oldest New Zealander to do so.

Fifty-one-year old Simon Olliver has become the oldest Kiwi to successfully swim the English Channel.

Pedal power for mental health

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Leisa McNoughton is planning a four-month mountain bike trip down through New Zealand with her best friend, a part Berenise/part border collie, Indy in October.
She will be using the tracks that are part of the Nga Haerenga The New Zealand Cycle trail from Cape Reinga to Bluff. It????????s the culmination of a long road for her that????????s had a lot of personal challenges along the way.

A Christchurch woman will cycle the length of New Zealand in a charity drive.

Christchurch Pops Choir farewells its ‘pop’

Christchurch Pops Choir will farewell its artistic director Luke di Somma this weekend.

5:00 AM  A choir indelibly associated with raising spirits in post-quake Christchurch will give a particularly poignant concert this Saturday.

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Eat And Drink

Pomeroys adds a little extra

Pure Cafe Co in the Tait Building on Wooldridge Rd

Go dairy-free at Re:Start Mall or head to Sumner for deli delights.

Tofu's winning ways - getting creative with curds

Tofu is a popular protein source for vegetarians.

Rockpool reopens

Review: The Laboratory

Art And Stage

HLAH - the hairy heroes of Kiwi rock

Head Like A Hole, aka HLAH are touring this month with 8 Foot Sativa.

5:00 AM  HLAH - the hairy heroes of Kiwi rock are back on the road with new album Narcocorrido.

Top cast in The Ladykillers

Slapstick may not be a universal favourite, but The Ladykillers cast could win you over to practically anything.

British extreme metal band Cradle of Filth, creators of rock's most controversial clothing item.

Cradle of Filth: T-shirt exhibition 'weird'

In February a T-shirt on display at Canterbury Museum shocked not only Christchurch but the band behind it.

Summer Starter

Ladi6's festival homecoming

STAR ATTRACTION: Ladi 6 is performing twice in Christchurch.

Ladi6 is headlining two major events in Christchurch this weekend - The Summer Starter and Christmas in the Park.

Toll of quake stress

Many Cantabrians turning to bad habits, whether alcohol, coffee, smoking or overeating, to cope.

EYES ON THE PRIZE: Running trainer Bevan Eyles.

How to reach the finish line

Here are some quick tips that will help you get the most out of the Summer Starter fun run and walk this Sunday.

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