Nigel Benson

Science and art blend in exhibition for festival

Science and art blend in exhibition for festival

You could say it is an interesting body of work.

Pet care in the cold

Pet care in the cold

Winter can be the pits for pets.

Craft beer, food festival message moderation

Craft beer, food festival message moderation

Great tastes and good sense were toasted in Dunedin last night.

Swords into ploughshares, cartridges into poppies

Swords into ploughshares, cartridges into poppies

A Dunedin sculptor hopes to promote peace with a war piece.

Postsurgery help a touchy topic

Postsurgery help a touchy topic

Lives are saved every day at Dunedin Hospital. But are the surgeons' scalpels being blunted by a lack of help at home afterwards, or are community expectations too high? Nigel Benson and Eileen Goodwin report.

Wiggles travel far and they travel near

Wiggles travel far and they travel near

They said it could never be done. But, she has been wearing the yellow skivvy for a year, now. Nigel Benson talks to Emma Watkins about being the first female Wiggle.

NHNZ produces series on epic motorbike rides

Visiting places like the Rat Temple in India - home to about 20,000 rats - features in a new Dunedin-produced television series which premieres tomorrow night.

Community rallies behind heart patient

Community rallies behind heart patient

An elderly Dunedin man's cry for help after life-saving surgery has touched the hearts of Otago Daily Times readers. Nigel Benson gets to the heart of the matter.

Story spurs generosity

Story spurs generosity

Some good news has been delivered to Otago Daily Times readers.

Just lucky, crash survivor reckons

Just lucky, crash survivor reckons

He has long been known as ''Tussock'' in Alexandra.