Local talent for Wine and Food Festival

Local talent for Wine and Food Festival

This years Wine and Food festival has managed to lock down some local talent, in the form of 16 year old Garin College student Brooklyn Scott. The singer/songwriter has been performing since she was 6 years old. She scored her first big break at a school production at...
Wine & Food Festival returns to Richmond

Wine & Food Festival returns to Richmond

Drought and fire risk prevented the popular Nelson Wine and Food festival from happening earlier this year, but that hasn’t deterred organisers from forging ahead for 2020. The Rotary Club of Richmond is currently busy organising one of the region’s most popular...
Richmond link to cutting edge architecture

Richmond link to cutting edge architecture

A former Richmond woman has attracted media attention in Australia for her work designing buildings that help to achieve better outcomes for mental health services and their patients. Stephanie Liddicoat, whose parents still live in Richmond, last month was the focus...
Hive health checks offered

Hive health checks offered

The Nelson Beekeepers Club wants to help beekeepers in the area to make sure their hives are healthy going into winter. Beekeeping can be tricky, and sometimes help and support can go a long way.   The club, which meets every month at the Richmond Showgrounds, is...
Terry calls time on delivery rounds

Terry calls time on delivery rounds

Colin Williscroft After about 20 years delivering newspapers around Richmond, Terry Beach has decided to call it a day. Terry, who has become known by many during that time, first started after the Honda assembly plant in Nelson closed in 1998. That meant he lost his...