John Lewis

Bigger, better mardi gras

Outram School will be transformed into a twilight wonderland on Friday with the return of the school's mardi gras.

Kindergarten builds for future

Kindergarten builds for future

Children at Mosgiel Central Kindergarten are learning home is where the heart is, after being moved from their Irvine St site while they wait for a new home to be built.

Sorely in need of comfort after epic ride

Sorely in need of comfort after epic ride

Eleven Dunedin men were enjoying the comfort of their office chairs yesterday after spending the past 17 days cycling the length of New Zealand.

Leisure a bonus for retiring teacher

Leisure a bonus for retiring teacher

The upside of retirement is there will be no more freezing winter wake-ups at 6.30am.

Winning speech challenges pupils

Winning speech challenges pupils

The possibility of attending Anzac Day commemorations in Gallipoli this year have moved closer to becoming a reality for Ihlara McIndoe.

Dancers glide along ocean waves

Dancers glide along ocean waves

With seven restaurants, 13 bars, three swimming pools, a three-deck theatre and a two-storey library, MS Queen Victoria is not short of things to keep 2014 passengers entertained.

Interest in online educational game

Interest in online educational game

A new online educational role-playing game, touted as being able to ''supercharge the way school pupils learn'', is attracting much attention from New Zealand schools.

Schoolchildren's video plot kept under shades

Schoolchildren's video plot kept under shades

A big secret is being kept out of sight by pupils at Dunedin's Wakari School.

Success comes early for young photographer

Success comes early for young photographer

The world is a spectacular tapestry of colour, light and shapes for Alex van der Weerden.

Call for drivers to show some crossing courtesy

Call for drivers to show some crossing courtesy

Taieri College staff are calling for more courtesy from drivers around a school crossing on one of Mosgiel's busiest roads.