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Club to host motorsport training

The Ashburton Car Club are hosting free driver training sessions for people to learn basic motorsport and car control. Drivers can provide their own car,...

Ace student off to Germany

Top-performing Ashburton College student Diana Barbu had claimed a prestigious science scholarship and will spend most of August tackling neurophysiology and other topics in...

A career of note – it’s quite a story

By John Keast The skidoo was hurtling down Mt Hutt. Maureen Bishop was on the back clinging to the driver - and a camera. The idea had...

When the troops went to Westerfield

By John Keast There are still plenty of trees on Richard Langdon's farm at Westerfield - he has a strong interest in forestry - and...

Rural church stands proud again

          The Church of the Holy Innocents near Peel Forest is tucked away in peaceful solitude among trees and below towering hills on the...

A fight against pain, weight loss

By John Keast Mark Crotty is battling on two fronts. He is fighting for his health and for access to medically prescribed cannabis. The tall young man...

Sir Stephen opens up on charity and business

Sir Stephen Tindall could not help himself, calling into the Red Shed at Rolleston. The founder of The Warehouse, though he is taking a year...

A world captured in little moments

William Williams saw the world in little moments. A woman in a hammock, her white dress trailing over its edge; a man in dress clothes...

Italian glamour for museum open day

The stately Bianchi is ready. The Italian town car has just finished carrying dignitaries for a Passchendaele parade in Timaru, and on Saturday November 4,...

Menz Shed almost finished

By Mick Jensen It's not quite completed, but the impressive refit of the new Ashburton Menz Shed building has been showcased to supporters. The shed, tucked...
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