05:00am 04 Jul 2014 Last week a visiting housing consultant warned Christchurch was at risk of becoming a "doughnut city" with an empty hole in the middle if more was not done to encourage businesses and residents back into the city centre. But if this city is any kind of confection, it's a Berliner - a doughnut filled with jam.
05:00am 12 May 2014 Recently I took two phone calls in one day from men who both said: ''What? The arts editor is a woman?''
12:42pm 06 Jun 2014 The English rugby team will play three tests in New Zealand this month, none of them in Christchurch. Instead, we get a mid-week match between the English B and Crusaders B teams (it could still be great game, I've got tickets in The Lair ).
10:00am 20 Nov 2013 SquareEnix's Hitman Absolution has hit the headlines online this week - but not over whether it's a good game or not (I haven't played it but word is it's an OK stealth game but not a very good Hitman game) but over online trade site MCV's round-up of European review scores.