Nigel Benson

Plea for the penguins

Penguins have been getting the blues in Brighton.

Toronto premiere for Maori 'action epic'

Toronto premiere for Maori 'action epic'

A film created in Dunedin will have its world premiere in Canada next month.

Casting minds back

Casting minds back

A dark past will be illuminated by theatre lights in Dunedin next week.

'Local rags' to limited edition

'Local rags' to limited edition

A visiting artisan has been making a good impression in Dunedin.

"Why did they do this to me?"

"Why did they do this to me?"

Pam Paterson mercifully remembers little of the night two strangers broke into her home and viciously bashed her.

Significant works loaned to gallery

The Dunedin Public Art Gallery has been given, on long-term loan, a substantial collection of artworks by late New Zealand artist Gordon Walters.

Microbiologist earns research medal

Microbiologist earns research medal

The recipient of the University of Otago's highest distinction, the Distinguished Research Medal, is keen to share the honour around.

Young entertainers set to take centre stage

Young entertainers set to take centre stage

Elizabeth Horner (13) auditions for the Taieri Youth Showcase.

NZ's first new wave band returns after 30 years

The 1980s return to Dunedin this month.

Buddhist centre needs new roof

Buddhist centre needs new roof

Buddhists are looking for signs from above, which are threatening the future of the Dhargyey Buddhist Centre, in Dunedin.