Timothy Brown

Brexit seen as ‘chance’

Brexit seen as ‘chance’

It's a world away from home and when the Welsh rugby supporters leave New Zealand's shores they will return to a world forever changed.

Trolley bus No1 returns (+ video)

Trolley bus No1 returns (+ video)

Dunedin's first trolley bus has returned to the city, 50 years after it was taken out of service and sent to the North Island.

'Uninhabitable' house sells for $1000

'Uninhabitable' house sells for $1000

The Abbotsford home at the centre of a landslip dispute between the Dunedin City Council and its former occupants has sold for $1000.

Committee promises Shiel Hill decision soon

A decision on a contentious 25-apartment retirement complex planned for the Shiel Hill Tavern is only weeks away.

Time running out for insulation subsidy

Time running out for insulation subsidy

The Cosy Homes Trust has funds available to insulate about 130 more homes in Otago but applicants have only nine days to apply for the subsidy.

All Blacks 'blessed' to be down South (+ video)

All Blacks 'blessed' to be down South (+ video) Captain Kieran Read says the All Blacks are looking forward to their stay in the South after hundreds welcomed them at Dunedin Airport yesterday.

'Open mind' over Mosgiel bashing

'Open mind' over Mosgiel bashing

Dunedin police are looking for four men after a 45-year-old man was beaten unconscious in an early morning attack in a residential Mosgiel street.

Meter had its day in sun

The much-maligned solar-powered parking meter in the Otago Farmers Market car park will be consigned to history "reasonably soon'' after the Dunedin City Council finalised an arrangement with a firm for parking meter services in the city.

Offender back in jail after breach

Offender back in jail after breach

A high-risk violent offender who used a child as a human shield during an armed stand-off with police in Otago is behind bars again only months after his release from prison.

Recreation zones focus of hearing

The process to develop Dunedin's next generation district plan continues today as hearings into recreation zones begin.