Local girl graces pony magazine

Local girl graces pony magazine

Hollie Southward and her pony Pico graced the cover of the latest Ponies magazine, surprising Hollie who was unaware their photo had been sent in. “I was definitely surprised. It was so fun though, I got so many messages about it and have been really enjoying it,”...
Impressive students awarded scholarships

Impressive students awarded scholarships

It’s always a tough decision and this year was no different for Richmond pharmacist Andrew McGlashen. For the past decade Andrew has generously awarded a deserving local student a $1000 scholarship to help the individual achieve their goals. “There were so many...
Historic building inspires new design

Historic building inspires new design

  The team at Farm Fresh are gearing up to open a market destination for the public encompassing local foods and crafts in the one place. Simon Conning’s parents have been involved in the business for forty plus years and Simon says the current fruit and...
Tree is up!

Tree is up!

It’s official, the tree is up and Christmas day is just around the corner!  Charlotte Bidlake from Richmond Unlimited says the group commissioned a local resident who specialises in wrought iron art, Adam Styles, for this year’s creation. “Adam was given the brief to...
Toy run could change route

Toy run could change route

Around 80 motorbikes roared their way through Richmond recently for the annual fund-raising ride for the Salvation Army organised by Ulysses Nelson. Organiser Allan Smith says that, despite transport constraints and the weather, the ride went well. “Normally we have...