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Linwood Games - this Sunday 11 December

Head along to the Linwood Games this Sunday!

The Games are on at Linwood Park, Linwood Avenue this Sunday 11 December, from noon to 3pm. There will be skate tricks and tips, scoot, rollerblade, bounce, jump on a crazy bike, shoot some hoops with Mai FM, play tag, face painting and much more! 84 more words


Highlights of Pixels Camp

If there’s a place where hipsters are born, this is their nest.

Some highlights of the Pixels Camp 2016, three days of nonstop development stuff at… 267 more words

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Images of Christmas: Then and Now

A picture is worth a thousand words and there are few things more mesmerising than that tradition of perusing old photograph albums.

As Hal Boyle (1971) put it: 325 more words


Festive Food for the Holiday Season

It’s approaching that time of year. After slaving away at the gym all winter long, desperate to shave those extra pounds for summer, the season of overeating is descending upon us. 168 more words

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We are delighted to welcome Celebrity Masterchef, Chris Coubrough back to the 2017 Game & Country Fair Cookery Theatre.

This month Chris Coubrough from the Fying Kiwi Inns, shares his delicious recipe for Beef, Ale and Oyster Pudding.

Serves 4, preparation time 20mins, cooking time 2 hours. 140 more words


110 years ago: The 1906 New Zealand International Exhibition

Today, when you stand at the intersection of Kilmore Street and Park Terrace and look westward across the Avon River you are greeted with the expanse of North Hagley Park. 1,300 more words


Dia de los muertos - The Day of the Dead

Celebrating Dia de los Muertos has a long history in Mexican tradition. It is celebrated on 2 November, a day set aside to remember and honour those who have died. 227 more words