John Lewis

Russia thanks WW2 convoy sailors

Russia thanks WW2 convoy sailors

"Every day, a ship would go down in flames. You never knew if you were going to live the next day."

Enthusiast shows clean set of wheels

Enthusiast shows clean set of wheels

Soaking in a hot bubble bath, with candles on the side, is traditionally a quiet and relaxing affair - unless the tub has been designed by Ross Hanson.

Friends help celebrate 90th

Friends help celebrate 90th

Gordon Parry made the most of his 90th birthday lunch with his long-time friends yesterday.

Opening her heart wins judges' vote

Opening her heart wins judges' vote

"Twas not her beauty alone that won me. Oh no, 'twas the truth in her eyes ever dawning."

Otago trio to bandy words with best

Otago trio to bandy words with best

They are not the kind of people you want to argue with.

Honour for Columba head

Honour for Columba head

One of New Zealand's longest-serving school principals has become a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to education.

Rubbish audit discovers large body of evidence

Rubbish audit discovers large body of evidence

An audit of Queen's High School's refuse bins has found rubbish equal in weight to a human body is created at the school each day.

Hangi preparation sparks callout

Hangi preparation sparks callout

A hangi to celebrate Matariki at Brockville School sparked an embarrassing fire service and police callout yesterday.

NZ citizen after 53 years

NZ citizen after 53 years

Frank Jakobs has finally "bitten the bullet". For 53 years, the Dutchman has been living in New Zealand as an alien.

Nine jobs created with establishment of new division

The establishment of a new cash-handling division at ADT Armourguard's Dunedin Branch has created nine jobs and necessitated a move to newer, larger premises.