Cambridge Edition

Bridge with migrants and refuegees

Jane Stearns and Ayako Imahashi play bridge at the Cambridge Bridge Club.

A game of cards is being used to help migrants learn English.

Audit reviews district's accessibility

An audit is underway looking at how Waipa's roads, pathways and intersections could be more accessible.

Waipa District Council is carrying out an accessability audit in the district in conjnction with CCS Disability Action

Seniors Expo coming back

Delia Edmeades and Helen Vaughan are organsing the second Expo for Seniors in Cambridge.

The popular Seniors Expo returns to Cambridge.

New blood for regional tourism body

Malcolm Phillipps newly appointed director for Hamilton-Waikato Tourism brings a wealth of marketing experience.

There's two new faces at the regional tourism organisation.

Esk Valley's taste enough to satisfy the palate

Simon Wood continues his column, Wood on Wine and Beer.

Opinion: Old-world wines of Esk Valley prove to be popular option for those looking for something new and different.

My day as the stop-go traffic controller

Recieving a safety briefing from Sargent Puaha is Evolution Road Services manager Don O'Sullivan.

There's an army of people whose job it is to keep people safe on the road.

Twirling good fun with rock 'n' roll

Emma and her partner Jerran Carroll attempt rock 'n' roll dancing in Cambridge.

When it comes to dancing, a lot of people panic and think they have two left feet.

Snug roadster on show at open day

Veteran and Vintage Car Club (Waikato) member Vince Gabelich with his 1935 MG.

MG heads out on the road, destination: Cambridge.

More visitor beds for Cambridge

Still a work in progress, Kelly Road Cambridge Lodge providing 22 tourist beds is due to be completed mid-April.

More visitor accommodation is expected to come online for Cambridge in 2017.

Tauwhare movie stars in the making

Tauwhare Primary School principal Fiona Bradley.

Waikato school kids share big screen with their All Black hero.

Woman's potting mix coma

Susan Dromgool, with daughter Zoe, 11.

She was just potting up succulents, but the homely task would nearly cost Susan Dromgool her life.

Waikato police sergeant retires

Sergeant Gordon Grantham of the Cambridge Police is retiring after 48 years in the force.

For the past 48 years, Sergeant Gordon Grantham has donned his blue uniform and served the community.

Old Man's Beard overstays welcome

Old Man's Beard flower and leaf.

A trim won't do, Old Man's Beard must be removed.

Barnstay wins award

Graeme and Linda Roil own the Fencourt Barnstay in Cambridge.

A Cambridge accommodation lodge has won the Booking.com Guest Review Award.

Cookie the kaka has a new home

New kaka, Cookie, has been released into the Maungatautari aviaries.

Cookie the kaka is getting prepped for his return to the wildlife.

Coming home to discover craft beer nation

Simon Wood continues his column, Wood on Wine and Beer.

Opinion: New Zealand turning into a national of craft beer advocates.

Brick drainage system 100 years old

Cambridge roundabout project site manager John MacDonald is assisted by Sargent Puaha to lift the concrete slabs from a ...

Archaeologists make historical find after removing concrete slabs while working on the Cambridge roundabout.

Fast and furious boats on Lake Arapuni

Nick Coles remains confident he can retain his grip on the Des Geddes trophy for another year.

It's powerboat action with speeds up to 300kmph and racers experiencing G-Force 5 while racing on Lake Arapuni.

Mechanical gremlins target at work again

Nick Ross and his Total Lubricants Nissan Altima in action at Manfeild over the weekend.

New-part demon returns to spoil driver's chances of a top finish.

Tae Kwon-Do looking for new memberes

Alex Miller-Geck with Nathan Blackwood at the Cambridge International Taekwon-Do club

Defensive combat is just one part of Taekwon-Do.

Help keep your community safe

Volunteers are needed to form the first community patrol for Cambridge.

Volunteers with a few hours to spare are needed for the Cambridge Community Patrol.

Wheelchair swing on the move

It took volunteers a full day to remove the swing from its Thornton Rd location in Cambridge. It will be moved to a ...

The only wheelchair swing in Cambridge is on the move due to lack of use.

Cambridge Legends reunite for Masters Games

The Cambridge Legends football team is at the New Zealand Masters Games in Wanganui.

The Cambridge Legends have reunited for their third New Zealand Masters Games.

New foodie festival for Cambridge

Event organisor Ryan Woolf demonstrates how festival goers should be on the day of the Cambridge Chow and Tipple Festival.

Waikato is preparing to host the inaugural Chow and Tipple Festival.

Drafted into Bolt's All Stars team

Runner Camille Buscomb competing in the three-minute race for Usain Bolt's All Star team at the Coles Nitro Athletics ...

OPINION: An elimination error spoils Waikato runner's chance to impress Usain Bolt.

Clothing exchange closes doors

Bridges Church clothing exchange is soon to close and Nola Message, Lynette Aish and Jill Briscoe have helped huge ...

Time has been called on an essential service to assist people in Cambridge.

Help kokako return to Mt Pirongia

A conservation group is working to return the kokako to Mt Pirongia in the Waikato.

The group working to restore kokako to Mt Pirongia is inviting people to be part of the plan.

Walking for chairty

Paula Baxter on her last Oxfam Trailwalker.

A group of former Cambridge Edition staff members are tying their laces and walking for charity.

Family loving the Kiwi way of life

Waipa Mayor Jim Mylchreest welcomed the Hazelwood family along with 24 other new citizens to have made Waipa home.

Life for the Hazelwood family has changed for the better - since moving from the US to Waipa.

Hall stands as backdrop to community's history

Built to last in 1911, The Maungatautari Hall still stands as a testament to the residents in the district.

Reporter Mike Bain takes a reflective look at Waipa public halls and the stories they hold in this series, Built to Last.

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