110-year-old beachfront trees felled

Safety concerns make ‘one-tree beach’ of holiday spot By Beckie Wilson [email protected] They stood for 110 years, welcoming visitors to Riversdale Beach, but now a well-known stand of pines is no more. The trees that lined the beach front were... read more

Fashion show booming

CAPTION: Organiser Robyn Cherry-Campbell and creative director Kate Williams on a break at the Oversew Fashion Awards rehearsals on Thursday PHOTO/BECKIE WILSON By Beckie Wilson [email protected] The standard of entries for the Oversew Fashion Awards continues... read more

Mr Chip scoops national award

CAPTION: Monica and Steve Fair of Mr Chips takeaways in Masterton have taken out a national Baward for their chips. PHOTO/BECKIE WILSON By Beckie Wilson [email protected] Mr Chips Masterton has scooped a national people’s choice award for its chips, battering... read more

Region’s future in our hands

Single council best way forward, says commission By Don Farmer [email protected] The long awaited final proposal for the future of local government in Wairarapa is out, recommending the merger of the three district councils into one to be called the Wairarapa... read more

Kitchen heats up for young chef

CAPTION: Erica Gash, 19, has entered the national Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Jeunes Chefs competition to ‘give it a go’. PHOTO/SUPPLED By Beckie Wilson [email protected] For the first time for 10 years, a chef from Wairarapa will be entering a national culinary... read more
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