Local talent make musical video

Local talent make musical video

Two local talents have put together a music video for this year’s Top of the South Film Festival. Emily Thompson from Richmond produced the video and Melissa Faith, a Wakefield musician, wrote the song. Melissa is the main performer, dancing and singing in the video,...
Toy run is on

Toy run is on

The annual Nelson Toy Run is on again, on the 28th of November. For a motorcyclist, there’s a certain excitement about being part of a large group of riders, but for this ride there’s also the chance to ride for a Christmas cause. Recipients of donations and gifts,...
10-year-old Elise cleans up

10-year-old Elise cleans up

Appleby School pupil 10-year-old Elise Dallimore’s passion for keeping waterways clean has resulted in two major achievements. “I love fish and I want to be a marine biologist when I grow up,” said 10-year-old Elise. Between Elise and a fellow student, Jessie...
Win $5000 cash in Shop&Win competition

Win $5000 cash in Shop&Win competition

The Richmond Shop&Win competition is underway. Running from now until early December, to be in for a chance to win all you need to do is shop or eat at one of the 20 participating businesses Richmond, complete the entry and pop it in the box provided in-store....
Shortage of local midwives

Shortage of local midwives

The recommended caseload for midwives is being exceeded due to a shortage of professionals in the Nelson Tasman region. The recommendation comes from the Ministry of Health that a midwife’s caseload does not exceed 50-60 clients per year, according to local midwife...