Online rivals and Sevens' demise means 8000 items up for sale at closing down costume store.
In an overflowing house, Ian Parddington has a treasure in every corner. Some he's even built himself.
A series of sell-out Harry Potter pub quizzes proves that some (especially Wellingtonians, for some reason) just can't shake their obsession.
The Blue Nile has wended its way through various incarnations around Welly in recent years, from a hole in the wall up Tory St to an Ethiopian food stall at the Newtown market, at last reaching the centre of the action on Allen St.
A welcome addition to Lower Hutt, Avalon Espresso offers good coffee, some nice treats and a relaxed atmosphere.
New seaside eatery oozes potential, but need a good pinch of seasoning.