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Black Keys

Heartache and Sid Vicious' guitar play a part in The Black Keys' latest album, Turn Blue.

Port Hills trail from the air

Drone and Peter Perrim A new video shows the ambitious Christchurch Perimeter Trail, which supporters say could open in six months.

Cinema returns to the Square

Heavenly Creatures OPINION: There will be a free open air screening of Peter Jackson's Heavenly Creatures in the Square tonight.

Walking to get fit for summer

Lucy Powell A keen tramper plans to walk the 10k Summer Starter to help prepare for the Abel Tasman walk next year.

Secret pyrotechnics at Diwali

Abacus Bhangra Christchurch's Diwali festival promises a glimpse into another culture, along with delicious food and serious pyrotechnic displays.

Coconut oil 'a health hazard'

Coconut oil shouldn't be used as regular cooking oil despite being trendy, says the heart foundation.

How to cater for vegetarians

Don't make them mushroom risotto, but you can make tofu taste good.

Cafe chat: Markets and more

Best bar in Christchurch?

Safety fences the inspiration

WOW A rebuild-inspired creation by a North Canterbury designer received an honourable mention at the World of WearableArt (WOW) awards.

Introducing Rachael & Mike

The mountains and lakes of Central Otago provide the perfect backdrop for this wonderfully romantic occasion.

Silence for Dawson

Boys also keen to impress

Simple but smart for races

Want a winning look for Cup Day? Take some tips from those in the know.

Performer had to wear false penis

Jonathan Taylor and Anne Goldmann perform in Empire When the Empire show was in Japan, one act had to be modified because it's illegal to get naked on stage.

Get stuck in at Festa

Dance-O-Rama, jelly cities, glowing costumes and more to be found at this year's Festa.

Vibrant mural lifts morale

Creations come to life

Christchurch, you must see this

Empire, a production by United States company Spiegelworld, is unlike anything else you've seen. | 'I had to wear a false penis'

The city debate

City There's no shortage of opinion about how we really want Christchurch to look. What do the city's leading lights think?

Redcurrent celebrates 15 years

Rebecca Kain, co-founder of home and giftware store Redcurrent, reflects on the art of giving and her vision for the new Christchurch.

Down by the bay

Top five takeaways

Recipe: Rosemary panna cotta

With the berry season upon us, pair this traditional Italian dessert with a mixed berry compote.

Daily trivia quiz: August 9

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Daily trivia quiz: July 26

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Daily trivia quiz: August 22

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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

Find a Word - Daily

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.

Finding the right fit

shoes Linwood College pupils of all ages and shoe sizes fitted with free running shoes from Shoe Clinic.

Fitness industry fails many

A fitness guru, who was once a 'dropkick drunk', says the fitness industry is failing many who need it most.

Neighbours key to wellbeing

Sutton: Running reduces stress

Struggling to rise to challenge

With summer coming my excuses to avoid a morning run were growing thin, while my waistline was just growing.

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