John Lewis

Space plus time equals T-shirts

Space plus time equals T-shirts

Time and space may have moved on, but Iris Gallagher will always have a memento of the day she celebrated the 100th anniversary of Albert Einstein's theory of general relativity.

Graphic warning at St Clair (+ video)

Graphic warning at St Clair (+ video)

Warning signs are being put up by the Dunedin City Council at St Clair Beach this morning, following another close call in the surf this week.

Drivers undeterred by rain (+ video)

Drivers undeterred by rain (+ video)

Bumping along the road in an open carriage veteran vehicle amid heavy rain can be quite unpleasant for even the heartiest of car enthusiasts.

More teachers in Otago convicted

More teachers in Otago convicted

The number of Otago teachers receiving criminal convictions during 2015 has doubled from the previous year, despite nationwide teacher conviction numbers plummeting by nearly a third.

No 136 — restored and ready to roll

No 136 — restored and ready to roll

A long-forgotten Dunedin movie star has been resurrected after being found a little worse for wear in a paddock.

Small but perfectly formed

Small but perfectly formed

If you blink, you could miss the Corby Kestrel aerobatic plane at the Wings and Wheels Open Day on Sunday.

Ministry monitoring teacher retirements

Ministry monitoring teacher retirements

With many New Zealand teachers expected to reach retirement age over the next decade, the Ministry of Education is keeping a close watch on numbers.

Academic hurdle best feeling yet

Academic hurdle best feeling yet

It should be no surprise that Christina Ashton, one of the country's top 100m hurdlers, was jumping for joy yesterday after clearing one of her biggest hurdles to date: NCEA level 3.

Pedal car on roof a bit ostentatious

Pedal car on roof a bit ostentatious

Kevin Heyward always thought of himself as a popular guy. But since he bought and restored a rare 1957 Austin A35 pick-up, and put an Austin J40 pedal car on the roof rack, he has almost become a celebrity in his own right.

Veterans on road to Brighton

A haze will rise above Dunedin tomorrow when engines, some more than 100 years old, fire up again for the oldest veteran car rally in the southern hemisphere - the Dunedin to Brighton Veteran Vehicle Run.