Two University of Otago students are unlikely to ever forget
the name ''Brian Bramble''.
Demand for food parcels has risen strongly at the Mosgiel
Community Foodbank this year, as rising living costs and
recent job losses make an impact.
A $200,000 grant has boosted research by University of Otago
Prof Parry Guilford which aims to develop a smarter,
better-targeted form of chemotherapy to attack breast cancer.
Judging began yesterday at the latest Otago Science and
Technology Fair and the 288 displays created by school pupils
will open to the public at Otago Museum tomorrow morning.
Attendance at the Toitu Otago Settlers Museum is high, after
a major redevelopment, but recently appointed director
Jennifer Evans still draws some of her inspiration from
earlier, tougher times.
stark reality of World War 1's impact on Dunedin families is
made clear in a city street map marked with hundreds of
crosses, at the Toitu Otago Settlers Museum.
Fire Service officials emphasised the importance of alerting
the Fire Service promptly, after business premises in City
Rd, Dunedin, were briefly affected by smoke from a tumble
dryer yesterday morning.
Firefighters extinguish a fire
in a skip at the ASB Building in Cumberland St, Dunedin,
University of Otago surveying students and Dunedin surveyors
have joined forces to help repair a grave left in a ''totally
shameful'' condition, in the city's Southern Cemetery.
A proposed new aquatic centre would bring many benefits to
Mosgiel and Dunedin, but would not compete with Moana Pool,
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