The man who died after a crash in Ashburton on Saturday night has been named.
The Mt Hutt Memorial Hall, Mt Somers War Memorial Hall, Seafield Hall and Ashburton war memorial and cenotaph will each receive a share of $181,000 for repairs and renovations.
Plans for a new Kmart, along with a large retail, food and beverage complex, have been revealed for a Canterbury town.
The East Street chequerboard or Baring Square East? Opinions were divided over where Ashburton’s giant Christmas tree should be put this year.
Two Canterbury groups have collaborated on a booklet called Thrifty Cooking, which offers a back to basics and budget conscience approach to meal planning.
At least four thrill seekers took up the chance to fly in a Russian Yak 3 fighter plane, aptly named Full Noise, at the weekend.
Arborists and other expert tree climbers swung from the trees and showed their skills at the South Island Regional Tree Climbing Competition in the Ashburton Domain over the weekend. Some 40 tree...
Canterbury writer Pauline Roberts has penned her first published book - a tribute to her late son and a guide to help others find joy in their life after a loss.
A small group of neighours are doing their bit to protect nesting endangered birds along a stretch of the Ashburton River.
Residents of a Canterbury town have been blasted for their 'poor effort' when it comes to putting the correct items in their yellow recycling bins.
Although their glasshouses were severely damaged by hail and then orders for their gourmet lettuces dried up as the Covid pandemic hit, Georgie and Dave Wade are still glass half-full people.
Thirty tree climbers will show speed, skills and technique at a regional competition in Ashburton Domain next month.
Warren Galletly has spent the past 42 years looking after his father’s historic WW2 memorabilia but last week he handed some of those items to the Ashburton Aviation Museum.
Baring Square East will be rejuvenated while the Ashburton District Council’s new $51.6 million civic centre and library is built across the road.
A planned vintage machinery museum on the grounds of an Ashburton community hall has already been offered its first piece - a vintage swamp plough.