Vaughan Elder

Brewery's big plans revealed

Brewery's big plans revealed

An expanding Emerson's Brewery is set to become a ''world-class'' tourist destination now an agreement has been reached to buy a new site.

Look who popped in for lunch

Look who popped in for lunch

It was double-whoa for No.7 Balmac staff when James Bond actor Daniel Craig and his Oscar-winning wife Rachel Weisz dined at the Dunedin restaurant.

'Stunning outcome' for NZ

New Zealand's election to the United Nations Security Council is a ''stunning'' result and reflects our standing on the world stage, a Dunedin academic says.

Student numbers expected to drop for 4th year

Student numbers expected to drop for 4th year

Student numbers at the University of Otago are expected to drop for the fourth year in a row.

Prof would take pay cut if fees didn't rise

Prof would take pay cut if fees didn't rise

A University of Otago professor says she would be willing to take a pay cut if it meant student fees were not increased.

'Iconic' city spots to be used in Weisz, Fassbender movie

'Iconic' city spots to be used in Weisz, Fassbender movie

Some ''iconic'' Dunedin spots will be instantly recognisable in a Hollywood film being shot in the city in less than a week.

Welcome and farewell for new principal

Welcome and farewell for new principal

Queen's High School's new principal Di Carter (centre) is given a warm welcome at a powhiri in the school hall yesterday.

Work to revive student bar

Work to revive student bar

Construction has started on a ''more than $1 million'' revamp of the Captain Cook Tavern, with the return of the student bar now certain.

Studholme's 'nightclub' scene all over

A University of Otago residential college has shut down a makeshift ''nightclub'' started in one of its rooms.

Film review: We Are The Best

Film review: We Are The Best

Swedish film We are the Best plays out like many ''coming of age'' films. But unlike most films that cover the awkward teenage years, the way the kids in this movie relate to each other comes off as genuine.