Historic Boathouse ready for reopening

Nelson’s historic waterfront venue, The Boathouse, is about to reopen. “It has been an epic effort to get the old girl up and going after the storm damage of Cyclone Fehi back on February 1”, says Boathouse manager, Amie-Jo Trayes. The Boathouse Society management...

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Wakefield school history published

Richmond resident Arnold Clark has written a book, ‘Into the 21st Century’, as a tribute to Wakefield School’s upcoming 175th birthday celebrations next month. Arnold has spent the last 20 months voluntarily researching, interviewing, writing and compiling the last 25...

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Top cop warns against complacency

Our region’s crime rates may be as low as they’ve been for a few years, but newly-appointed Area Commander, Detective Inspector Paul Borrell, warns the boys in blue are not about to relax. “Complacency is our worst enemy, we always need to be looking for ways to...

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Sun shines for Kell’s motorcycle convoy

An organised meet and greet at the region’s new Harley Davidson dealer on Quarantine Rd, Filco Harley Davidson, was packed to the brink on Sunday, October 7, when Greg ‘Kell’ Kelly rode in on his motorcycle with a host of local supporters. Kell is making his way...

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