Teen helping others with Tourette's

Katelin Cox has Tourette's and is helping to raise funds for the Tourettes Association of New Zealand. Pictured with mum Mel and Quintin Cox.

Katelin Cox has Tourette Syndrome and is on a crusade to stop the bullying she had to endure throughout her childhood.

Christchurch teen can't enjoy beach

Ella Wiersma, 17, cannot get down to the beach in Christchurch. Mum Lorraine Wiersma has pleaded with the Christchurch City Council to improve access.

Ella Wiersma can only sit in a Christchurch beach carpark watching as her peers frolic in the waves and on the sand.

Back to nature for city poet

"There are no horses in heaven". Canterbury University Press, 2015, $25, Original artwork for the cover is by Lyttelton artist Nichola Shanley.

A slow-but-steady pace is paying off for award-winning poet and short story writer Frankie McMillan.

N-ice work if you can get it

James Cundall, CEO of Lunchbox Theatrical Productions.

If you’ve been to a major theatre show in NZ in the last 10 years, chances are high that you have James Cundall to thank for the experience.

Musician on a mission

Mel Parsons is playing 22-dates around the country in aid of her latest, and third album, Drylands.

A West Coaster "through and through", Mel Parsons talks tours, Dire Straits and cups of tea with Ron Sexsmith.

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Eat And Drink

Cafe Chat: New restaurant a step closer

The Little Bistro in Akaroa.

Little Bistro owners' new venture in New Regent St is called 27 Steps.

Cosy at Caffeine Laboratory

REVIEW: Caffeine Laboratory is warm and welcoming with burgers that hard to beat.

An old hand goes high end

MKR duo on health kick

Art And Stage

Back to nature for city poet

"There are no horses in heaven". Canterbury University Press, 2015, $25, Original artwork for the cover is by Lyttelton artist Nichola Shanley.

A slow-but-steady pace is paying off for award-winning poet and short story writer Frankie McMillan.

Musician on a mission

A West Coaster "through and through", Mel Parsons talks tours, Dire Straits and cups of tea with Ron Sexsmith.

Sleeping Beauty on Ice features many gold-medal winning ice skaters.

N-ice work if you can get it

If you’ve been to a major theatre show in NZ in the last 10 years, chances are high that you have James Cundall to thank for the experience.

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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