Nigel Benson

'Mamma Mia!' bookings Abba-solutely great

'Mamma Mia!' bookings Abba-solutely great

A music phenomenon which imploded more than 30 years ago is set to break box office records in Dunedin this week.

Young musicians get an airing

Young musicians get an airing

Queens High School pupil Brenna Cropley (14) performs live on air at Otago Access Radio yesterday.

World Whisky Day about 'celebrating the water of life'

World Whisky Day about 'celebrating the water of life'

'Tis a day to sniff, sip and sigh.

New craze the wheel thing

New craze the wheel thing

It's absurd ... It's insane ... It's a Gauswheel!

Alliance could increase filming interest

Otago could benefit from a new strategic alliance announced by the film industry this week.

Total makeover for landmark Dunedin building

Total makeover for landmark Dunedin building

Home is where the heart is for a Dunedin software company.

Major residents' travel survey launched

Major residents' travel survey launched

Dunedin residents are to be surveyed about their comings and goings.

Encore for festival after its 'resounding success'

Encore for festival after its 'resounding success'

The Dunedin Writers and Readers Festival, which ended yesterday, will be booked again next year after the ''resounding success'' of the inaugural event.

'Tomboy' in shock after win

'Tomboy' in shock after win

A self-confessed ''tomboy'' was in shock yesterday after winning Otago's premier beauty pageant.

Old soldiers revisit Cassino

Old soldiers revisit Cassino

The advanced guard of World War 2 veterans, all aged in their 90s, will this week travel to a place they remember as a scene of horror and devastation to honour comrades who never got to grow old.