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The Christchurch App

The home of local news: The Christchurch App

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Elaine Paige

Queen of Musical Theatre: Q&A with Elaine Paige

Melinda Collins
Sophie Pascoe

Canterbury’s Golden Girl: Q&A with Sophie Pascoe

Melinda Collins
Country Queen

Jody Direen Our Country Queen

Celine Gibson
Caroline’s Kombi tours

Hitting the town: Caroline’s Kombi tours

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Coffee Worx

Business Excellence Recognised

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Tabak Business Sales

Time for a Change? Tabak Business Sales

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Summer Sweeteners

Summer Sweeteners

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Bridal Makeup Magic

Bridal Makeup Magic

Tracey Edwardes
Jordan Luck band

Hottest tickets in town

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: 13 December issue

Melinda Collins
Woman Climbing

Out of the box fun

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Melbourne’s calling

Urban therapy: Melbourne’s calling

Liesl Johnstone

Dynamite With A Laser Beam

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Manu Feildel

Recipe for success: Q&A with Manu Feildel

Nicholas Henare
A fabulous fundraiser!

A fabulous fundraiser!

Celine Gibson
2019 Dream Believe Succeed Big Break Award

Dream, believe, succeed: 2019 Dream Believe Succeed Big Break Award

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Southern hospitality

Southern hospitality on the map

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Lady Wigram

Raising the bar for retirement: Lady Wigram

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POHATU PENGUINS

Explore Akaroa

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Cameron & Co

Celebrating Milestones: Cameron & Co

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The Heart of the City

The Heart of the City

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Terra Viva

Christmas goes ‘modern NZ’: Terra Viva

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Culture Comforts

Culture Comforts

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The Fox’s Lair

With love from home: The Fox’s Lair

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Interior Design Style Choices

Interior Design Style Choices

Jenafor Rollins
Distinction Hotel

Refined dining, not fine dining: Distinction Hotel

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Joe Laing

Creating happiness: Joe Laing Mike Pero Real Estate

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Bryan Adams

Bryan Adams brings rock back

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The Gift Box

Gorgeous Gifting: The Gift Box

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Rentworks Property Management

Exceptional rental experience: Rentworks Property Management

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: December 6th

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Distinction Christchurch

The Perfect Place: Distinction Christchurch + Win With Metropol

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Topp Twins

Topp of their Game: Q&A with Jools Topp

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funny man

A funny favourite: Q&A with Jeremy Corbett + Win with Metropol

Sarah Jarvis
Pegasus Bay Vine Run

Supporting a good cause: Pegasus Bay Vine Run + Win with Metropol

Angela Waller
Cutting a Dash on Cup Day

Cutting a Dash on Cup Day

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Mini Morsels

Mini Morsels

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QT

Age-reversing love affair: QT

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Bold Bridesmaids

Bold Bridesmaids

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Ourvets

Rosie on the mend: Ourvets

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Nathan Miglani

Mortgage Magic Makers: Nathan Miglani

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Woven Veranda

Durable & Stylish: Woven Veranda

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Caring for colleagues

Caring for colleagues

Sarah Jarvis
Holly Lea Village

The Place to be: Holly Lea Village

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The Court Theatre

A Superstar Called J.C: The Court Theatre

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: Nov 22 2018

Melinda Collins
Smart Spaces

Smart Spaces

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Brighter days ahead

Brighter days ahead

Sarah Jarvis
Höglund Art Glass

Blown Away: Höglund Art Glass

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Lime Scooters

Efficient Fun Option: Lime Scooters

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LINK Business Brokers

Ahead of the Pack: LINK Business Brokers

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TriEx

The Ex in Excellence: TriEx

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Corso Merivale

A Yule So Cool: Corso Merivale

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Total Realty

Moving with the times: Total Realty

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Christchurch Cool Vibes

Christchurch Cool Vibes

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Joe Bennett

Consummate in his Craft: Joe Bennett

Celine Gibson
Bryce Gallery

Masters of Art: Bryce Gallery

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TakeHeART

Art helps charities: TakeHeART

Sarah Jarvis
Harcourts

Classic Country Masterpiece: Harcourts

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Jacinda Ardern

Jacinda Ardern’s milestone year: Q&A with Jacinda Ardern

Sarah Jarvis
Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: November 8th Issue

Melinda Collins
yoogo Share

Sharing is Caring: Yoogo share

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Bodycore Gym

Old School Values: Bodycore Gym

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Via Sollertia

Crafting memories: Via Sollertia

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Dream Dresses

Dream Dresses

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I do (still!): wedding vow renewal ceremony

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Marijke (Ma-Rye-Ka) Sheppard from Ray White Morris and Co Rangiora

Dream-Maker: Marijke Sheppad

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Get amongst it: Events for North Canterbury

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Canterbury Medical Research Foundation

Wine & Art Auction for a good cause: Canterbury Medical Research Foundation

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Kjole

Fashionable flair in Hanmer: Kjole

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Village Lake Luxury Apartments

Perfect in every way: Village Lake Luxury Apartments

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Brokers behind the business

Brokers behind the business

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Fendalton Retirement Village

One big family: Fendalton Retirement Village

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Flirt & flutter: H&B Hair Art & Beauty

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Oxford Garden Fete

It must be fete! Oxford Garden Fete

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Married at First Sight

Fab Five: Married at First Sight

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Simply Heat

Innovative heating: Simply Heat

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More Mobility

Take back your independence: More Mobility

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Nathan Mikaere-Wallis

Child’s Play: The Secret Life of Girls

Melinda Collins
Margi Robertson

the Queen of the underground: Q&A with Margi Robertson

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Nigella Lawson

Foodie down under: Nigella Lawson

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New Zealand Irish Festival

Paint the town green: New Zealand Irish Festival

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Shannon Thompson

Local designer hit offshore: Shannon Thompson

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: October 25th Issue

Melinda Collins
Windsor Gallery

A gallery so grand: Windsor Gallery

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Lake Hood

Unique aquatic playground: Lake Hood

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Methven Resort

An idyllic location: Methven Resort

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Clark Estate

A talent for a tipple: Clark Estate

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Darfield Gift Gallery

A beautiful range: Darfield Gift Gallery

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Continental Catering

Five-star finesse: Continental Catering

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The Dakins Group

Luxury Restrooms: The Dakins Group

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Ruralco

Opening doors: Ruralco

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Creative and Co

Setting the stage: Creative and Co

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Halswell Bakery

Perfect Picnics: Halswell Bakery

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The Oaks of Darfield

Darfield’s hidden gem: The Oaks of Darfield

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Wet Feet Dry Feet Travel

One of a kind travel: Wet Feet Dry Feet Travel

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Start in style

Start in style

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LOUIS Champagne Bar

The place to be: LOUIS Champagne Bar

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Geraldine Summer Fete

It must be fete! Geraldine Summer Fete

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Straight 8 Estate

An exceptional estate: Straight 8 Estate

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Treasure Box

All the best Treasures: Treasure Box

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Canterbury Jewellers

Beautifully bespoke: Canterbury Jewellers

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JDV

Still partying: JDV

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Entertainment Company

Making musical magic: the Entertainment Company

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Drifters Inn

Hospitality & ambience: Drifters Inn

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Hair today, gone tomorrow

Hair today, gone tomorrow

Liesl Johnstone
Corianders

Flavourful Fare: Corianders

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Bodyfix

One of a kind gym: Bodyfix

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Blackwell’s

Getting a fabulous fit: Blackwell’s

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Fashionworks

An inspirational boutique: Fashionworks

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Dux De Lux

An iconic anniversary: Dux De Lux

Nicholas Henare
Ecco Shoes

Stand out in the Crowd: Ecco Shoes

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Eyes on

Eyes on: Elegant Eyebrows

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Suit Up

Suit Up: Cup Week Fashion

Melinda Collins
Cutler & Co

A Cut above the rest: Cutler & Co

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Maxed Out

Maxed Out

Liesl Johnstone
Plume

An Unconventional Collection: Plume

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Garden Court Brasserie

Embracing city’s favourite week: The Garden Court Brasserie

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fashionable fun

On Course for fashionable fun: Addington Raceway

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String to her bow

String to her bow: Cathy Irons

Keiran Bleach
Genea Oxford Fertility

An expanding fertility team: Genea Oxford Fertility

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Māia Health Foundation

Help land the helipad! Māia Health Foundation

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Evolution School of Dance

Evolution of a dream: Evolution School of Dance

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Lawrence Wong

A broad legal skillset: Lawrence Wong

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Fitzroy of Merivale

Putting the fun in retirement: Fitzroy of Merivale

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The Brittens’ historic family home

Preserving a legacy: The Brittens’ historic family home

Sarah Jarvis
Village Lake Apartments

The ultimate in luxury: Village Lake Apartments (Enter to win two nights accommodation)

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Priority Communications

Perfecting your PR Plan: Priority Communications

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Stan Walker

Stan Walker hits the high note: Q&A with Stan Walker

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Eat My Lunch

Nourishing young tummies: Eat My Lunch

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Dean Harrison

Stroke of luck: Dean Harrison

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: October 11th Issue

Melinda Collins
Cultivate Christchurch

Urban farm to feed Christchurch: Cultivate Christchurch

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Stockman Group

A lifeline for heritage: Stockman Group

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The Ellesmere Spring Fling

Have a spring fling: The Ellesmere Spring Fling 2018

Tracey Edwardes
Full Swing into Spring

Full Swing into Spring: North Canterbury’s spring social calendar

Tracey Edwardes
Gill Redden Cranio

Effective Concussion Treatment: Gill Redden Cranio

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Open your eyes to the possibilities: Skin Rejuvenation Clinic

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Paragon Computers

The paragon of technology: Paragon Computers

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‘Fush’ & Chips: FUSH

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Amy Carter

Promoting Philanthropy: Q&A with Amy Carter

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Ourvets

Kittens for kittens: Ourvets

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looks to love: Canterbury bride

Kayte John
Al Brown

Quintessential Kiwi Foodie: Q&A with Al Brown

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Grassam Real Estate

The best move you can make: Grassam Real Estate

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Hohepa Canterbury

Art with heart: Hohepa Canterbury

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Russley Village

Exceptional Retirement Facilites: Russley Village

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A Powerful Pledge

A powerful pledge

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Laugh, cry & sing

Laugh, cry & sing: The Court Theatre

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Tony Mounce

The Influencers Column: Tony Mounce

Guest Columnist
John Bridgman

The Influencers Column: John Bridgman

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Ivan Iafeta

The Influencers Column: Ivan Iafeta

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Matt Harris

The Influencers Column: Matt Harris

Guest Columnist
Dr Megan Woods

The Influencers Column: Dr Megan Woods

Guest Columnist
Dogged Determination

Dogged Determination: Q&A with Mark Vette

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Jordan Luck

A lucky line-up: New Year’s Eve party in North Hagley Park

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: September 27th 2018

Melinda Collins
market to table

Finding Spring Fare: All-new ‘market to table’ cooking demonstrations

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Alexandra Blossom Festival

Marking winter’s end: Alexandra Blossom Festival

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The Grape Debate image

The Grape Debate: There’s a battle brewing within the Central Otago wine industry

Keiran Bleach
Out of the box fun

Out of the box fun

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Cup and Show Week fashion

Racing-season stunners: Cup and Show Week fashion

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Ashburton Events

All things entertaining: All things entertaining in Ashburton.

Tracey Edwardes
Sons of Zion

A Reggae Return: Sons of Zion

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Manscape Hair and Body

Mecca for masculine grooming: Manscape Hair and Body

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Hila Oren

Creating global cities: Q&A with Hila Oren

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Promenade in Pink!

Promenade in Pink! 2018 Breast Cancer Foundation NZ Pink Star Walk

Celine Gibson
Kelvin Cruickshank

Sensing the Supernatural: Q&A with Kelvin Cruickshank

Melinda Collins

Paving the way: Q&A with Helen Clark

Melinda Collins
Walk with me

Walk with me: Mental Health Awareness Week

Celine Gibson
Helping hand for homeless

Helping hand for homeless

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Phil Collins

Phil Collins Rocks into Town: Not Dead Yet Live! Tour

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: September 13th 2018 Issue

Melinda Collins
NKR Builders

Sustainability in mind: NKR Builders

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Fleetwood Construction

Driven By Excellence: Fleetwood Construction

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Takahe Construction

A project of magnificence: Takahe Construction

Rhonda Mitchell
McBride Construction

Investing in exceptional: McBride Construction

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David Reid Homes

Luxe-Living: David Reid Homes

Rhonda Mitchell
Kenneth F Weaver Trust

Kenneth F Weaver Trust: Low Cost Accommodation Support

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Harcourts Redwood

The CBD entices: Harcourts Redwood

Guest Columnist
Marian Johnson

Marian Johnson: The Influencers

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John Bridgman

John Bridgman: The Influencers

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Ivan Iafeta

Ivan Iafeta: The Influencers

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David Schoones

David Schoones: The Influencers

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Dr Megan Woods

Dr Megan Woods: The Influencers

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Leeann Watson

Leeann Watson: The Influencers

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Via Sollertia

Representative Bling: Via Sollertia

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A royal flush

A royal flush: canterbury bride

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Oxford Observatory

Star light star bright: Oxford Observatory

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To market to market

To market to market: Markets around you

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Help is at Hand

Help is at Hand: Endometriosis

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Cup Week at Addington

Be part of the magic: Cup Week at Addington

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Crate Escape

Out of the box Attractions: Crate Escape

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Celebrating women’s suffrage

Celebrating women’s suffrage: 125th anniversary of women’s suffrage in New Zealand

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More Mobility

Giving you ‘More Mobility’: More Mobility

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Arts Centre’s Clock Tower

Triumph over the Odds: Arts Centre’s Clock Tower

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Pasta Vera

Pasta passion: Pasta Vera

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Coffee Worx Espresso Bar

Coffee Connoisseurs: Coffee Worx

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loudly and proudly

Loudly & Proudly

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Shady Attia

Real estate commitment: Shady Attia, Mike Pero

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Dr Libby Weaver

Dr Libby’s Nutritional Beauty: Q&A with Dr Libby Weaver

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April McLennan

No limits for youth: April McLennan

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Garden Tour

Gardens for Good: Garden Tour

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Lilia Tarawa

An Empowering Escape: Lilia Tarawa

Melinda Collins
Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: August 30th issue

Melinda Collins
The Colour Zone Run

Colour to the Red Zone: The Colour Zone Run

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Queenstown’s Catalyst Trust

Southern though leaders: Queenstown’s Catalyst Trust

Keiran Bleach
Audi quattro Winter Games New Zealand

Cream of winter’s Crop: Audi quattro Winter Games New Zealand

Keiran Bleach
Events & escapades

Events & escapades

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Vbase

Event mastermind: Vbase

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Auberge

Plant-based perfection: Auberge

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Addington Pantry Online Catering

Deliciously Simple Catering: Addington Pantry Online Catering

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Urban Revival

Revive Yourself: Urban Revival

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Isaac Theatre Royal

Unforgettable Experience: Isaac Theatre Royal

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The Bespoke Chef

Bespoke Eats: The Bespoke Chef

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Methven Resort Hotel

An idyllic location: Methven Resort Hotel

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Clear Ridge

A taste of luxury: Clear Ridge

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Rossendale Vineyard

Endless possibilities: Rossendale Vineyard

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Distinction Christchurch

Elegantly Distinct: Distinction Christchurch

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Chateau Pritchard

A glorious haven: Chateau Pritchard

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Hinton’s Vineyard

First impressions count: Hinton’s Vineyard and Function Venue

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Drifters Inn

Hospitality and ambience: Drifters Inn

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A romantic backdrop: Heritage Hanmer Springs

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Exceptional Events

The How-to of Exceptional Events

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Riccarton Park

Catering to success: Riccarton Park

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Brewers Union

Craft beer on tap: Brewers Union

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Gelato Roma

Squisito Gelato! – Gelato Roma

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Ilam Homestead

A memorable conference: Ilam Homestead

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Crowne Plaza Christchurch

An Elegant Icon: Crowne Plaza Christchurch

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Hang-Up Entertainment Services

Staging your event: Hang-Up Entertainment Services

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The Tannery

Celebrate in Style: The Tannery

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The George

Meet, dine or celebrate: The George

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Lady Wigram Retirement Village

Retiring in Style: Lady Wigram Retirement Village

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The Court Theatre

Stage Set for Theatre’s return: The Court Theatre

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Les Misérables

An epic show: Les Misérables + Win with Metropol

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The Meeting Rooms

Where to Meet: The Meeting Rooms

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Byrce Gallery

A Tranquil Trio: Bryce Gallery

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Judy Bailey

Mother of the Nation: Q&A with Judy Bailey

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Fair's Fair

Fair’s Fair: Markets and fairs

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Kelly Coe

Kelly Coe’s Colourful crush: Q&A with Kelly Coe

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Cindy Lee

The power of Teamwork:Cindy-Lee, Harcourts Holmwood

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Lilia Tarawa

Telling Extraordinary Tales: TEDxChristchurch

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FESTA

Celebrating Urban Creativity: FESTA

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: Writers & Readers Festival

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Short-term accommodation

Short-term accommodation

Guest Columnist
Keith Beal

The Influencers Column: Keith Beal

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Courtney Doig

The Influencers Column: Courtney Doig

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Ivan Iafeta

The Influencers Column: Ivan Iafeta

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Melanda Slemint

The Influencers Column: Melanda Slemint

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Dr Megan Woods

The Influencers Column: Dr Megan Woods

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Leeann Watson

The Influencers Column: Leeann Watson

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Little River Gallery

The anatomy of melancholy: Little River Gallery

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Artistic Attraction

North Canterbury’s Artistic attraction

Liesl Johnstone
Northern Neighbourhood Events

Northern Neighbourhood Events

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NZ Flower and Garden Show

Gardens for Tomorrow: Win with Metropol

Celine Gibson
Ganda's Cooking

Too delicious to forget: Jayshri Ganda’s culinary journey + Win with Metropol

Liesl Johnstone
Our Vets

Canine hypothyroidism? – Ourvets

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Blue Angels

An angel in blue: Blue Angels

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Miriama Kamo

Our extraordinary expat: Q&A with Miriama Kamo

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Akaroa Health Centre

Promoting health & wellbeing: The new Akaroa Health Centre

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Hagley College

Flexibility matters at Hagley: Hagley College

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Art Heals

Art heals quake impact: Ōtautahi Creative Spaces Trust

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Jack Tame

Jack Tame Going Places: Q&A Jack Tame

Melinda Collins
Sweet Louise

Bargins for a good cause: Sweet Louise

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The Court Theatre

Madness & Misery: The Court Theatre

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: Miriama Kamo

Melinda Collins
Master Painters

Southern Success: Master Painters

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Backyard Winters

Backyard Winters

Tracey Edwardes
Art Metro

Artistic Tutelage: Art Metro

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Kannangara Thomson

Enduring Powers of Attorney: Kannangara Thomson

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Ashburton

Ashburton Activities: Ashburton, the jewel in the Cantabrian crown

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Samantha Rose Flowers

The art of Flowers & Wine: Samantha Rose Flowers

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Fitzroy of Merivale

Action-packed: Fitzroy of Merivale

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Cameron & Co

Law firm settles in: Cameron & Co

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I Have A Dream

Making Dreams Happen

Celine Gibson
Nigel Latta

Nigel Latta’s Words of wisdom: Q&A with Nigel Latta

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Culture Club

Culture Club: Bustling Christchurch social calendar

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: On Health

Melinda Collins
Jack Bailey

Inspiring life lessons: Q&A with Jake Bailey

Melinda Collins
Southern lakes

Arrowtown’s Cultural Gems: Southern lakes

Keiran Bleach
Hughes House

Making Architectural Magic: Hughes House

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Stonewood Homes

Showhome success: Stonewood Homes

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Borrmeister Architect

Mt Pleasant perfection: Borrmeister Architects

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Lianne Dalzie

Investigating Infrastructural Investment: Mayor Lianne Dalziel’s recommendations

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Harcourts Redwood

Apartments, Christchurch’s inner-city secret: Harcourts Redwood

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Dr Megan Woods

The Influencers Column: Dr Megan Woods

Guest Columnist
Matt Harris

The Influencers Column: Matt Harris

Guest Columnist
Ivan Iafeta

The Influencers Column: Ivan Iafeta

Guest Columnist
Amy Carter

The Influencers Column: Amy Carter

Guest Columnist
Keith Beal

The Influencers Column: Keith Beal

Guest Columnist
Ilam Homestead

A Heavenly Venue: Ilam Homestead

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Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan heads to town: Win with Metropol

Nicholas Henare
Prof. Tim Anderson

Want to help look after your brain?

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: On the change of gender roles

Melinda Collins
Bic Runga

Hitting the right note: Q&A with musical talent Bic Runga

Melinda Collins
Ronald McDonald House South Island

A mysterious event: A magical auction and dinning experience to remember

Liesl Johnstone
Maureen Taane

A Triumphant Return: Q&A with Maureen Taane

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Rossendale Vineyard,

Ultimately Unforgettable: Rossendale Vineyard

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Brodie Kane

Brodie’s greatest ‘hits’

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Alyssa Milano

#MeToo: Q&A with Alison Mau

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Hair Art & Beauty

Perfecting the total look: Exciting times for Hair Art & Beauty

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Commercial speed dating

Commercial speed dating: Q&A with Bronwyn Sheehan

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Rekindle

A creative new home: Adding an innovative touch to the central city

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St Andrew's College

Technological Talents: St Andrew’s College embracing technology

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Māia Health Foundation

Charitable feast: Māia Health Foundation’s upcoming charity event

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Triex

A finger on the pulse: Life savings skills made fun and enjoyable

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Cutler & Co

Looking sharp for work & play: Cutler & Co’s new flagship store offers stylish and quality menswear

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Hear Again

Something to hear about: Hear Again hearing checks are the first step on the path to getting back your hearing

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Growing Places for Miriam

Great gardens: Growing Places for Miriam

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Art Couture NZ

Crazy, creative couture: Art Couture NZ is set to bring back last year’s wildly successful wearable art show to a new Lincoln location

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The Christchurch Art Show

A creative collection: The Christchurch Art Show has something for every kind of art lover (and those who didn’t know they liked art yet)

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: On what she wanted to be when she grows up

Melinda Collins
Sam Hayes

Dance floor diva: meet the newscaster dancing her way into our hearts in our Q&A with Sam Hayes

Nicholas Henare
Paint ’n’ Sip

Number one in fun: the perfect mid-winter night out at Paint ‘n’ Sip

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Ballantynes

Homewares homecoming: Ballantynes welcomes back their beautiful homewares departments

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Via Sollertia

Celebrating the jewellery of love: Clare from Via Sollertia

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Showbiz Christchurch

Back to back Broadway hits: you’ll get a kick out of Showbiz Christchurch’s mid-winter concert Broadway Hitmen

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the Ministry of Awesome

An awesome enterprise: Q&A with the Ministry of Awesome’s Chief Awesome Officer Marian Johnson

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Ourvets

A fix for the itch: Ourvets helps Garfunkel the poodle get back to his playful self

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Winter in Ōtautahi

Spoilt for choice: Winter events to see you through to August

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The Court Theatre

Something fishy in the city: The Court Theatre’s latest comedy ‘The Biggest’ will get you laughing hook, line, and sinker

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philanthropic endeavours

Charity starts in the city: Metropol’s guide to some of the many amazing philanthropic endeavours to watch out for in the near future

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: On the ups and downs of social media

Melinda Collins
Cameron Bailey

On top of the world: We chat to the number one Harcourts sales consultant in the world who just happens to be Christchurch’s very own Cameron Bailey

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How to DAD

How to DAD: Q&A with funny father and internet sensation Jordan Watson

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Hellers

Win with Metropol: Hellers winter soup packs

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The Leisure Seeker

Win with Metropol: a double pass to see The Leisure Seeker with Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland

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Distinctive slumbers

Distinctive slumbers: thinking outside the box of a traditional hotel room

Melinda Collins
Plastic bags

Bye bye bags: ditching the plastic bag in favour of sustainability

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Maree Lucas

A fashionable crusade: Q&A with Maree Lucas of M Factor Events

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Real Journeys Queenstown Winter Festival

Winter’s southern show-down: The Real Journeys Queenstown Winter Festival

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Dr Sue Bagshaw

Champion of city’s youth: Interview with Dr Sue Bagshaw

Melinda Collins
Dcypher Lyttelton

‘Dcypher-ing’ Lyttelton’s story: murals that speaks for the community

Celine Gibson
Southern Lakes Events Guide

Events guide: Southern Lakes

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Aaron Pero

Forging his own path: Q&A with real estate whizz Aaron Pero

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McFadden Accounting

Accounting magic: Jason McFadden from McFadden Accounting is back with more great advice on simplifying your book-keeping

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Architect Craig South

A new approach to an old problem: architect Craig South explores innovative thinking about living in the CBD

Guest Columnist
McHargs

Built to last: After 125 years local book-binders and print finishers McHargs have certainly become masters of their field

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Kannangara Thomson

A law firm with a difference: Kannangara Thomson

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Cindy-Lee Sinclair

Marketing your property: Cindy-Lee Sinclair of Harcourts Holmwood on what to think about when selling your home or investment

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TES Limited

Protecting your tech investment: TES Limited is your go-to for quick and helpful technical assistance

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Running

Running rings around the city: running events to get you lacing up

Allison O'Neill
TREBLE CONE PHOTO MARK CLINTON

Winter thrills and spills: hit the slopes in the Southern Lakes

Keiran Bleach
Lionel Richie

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Win with Metropol: ‘Breathe’ starring Andrew Garfield, Claire Foy and Hugh Bonneville

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Win with Metropol: Annabel Langbein cookbook Essential Volume Two: Sweet Treats for Every Occasion

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‘Yoga therapy’ next level therapeutics: Flow Hot Yoga welcomes yoga icon Vincent Bolletta

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Mamma Mia’s Ashburton debut: get carried away to the music of ABBA at The Ashburton Events Centre

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Christine Leighton Rector of St Andrew’s College

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Mike Fowler Principal of Hagley College

Meet the Principal 2018: Mike Fowler of Hagley College

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Meet the Principal 2018: Ian Macpherson of Medbury School

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Meet the Principal 2018: Gillian Simpson of St Margaret’s College

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Dr Lyn Bird Principal of Selwyn House School

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Meet the Principal 2018: Penny Tattershaw of St Michael’s Church School

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Priority Communications

Creative marketing and communications: the team behind Priority Communications tells us how to stay relevant to customers in a modern world

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Christine Korako and Marg Foster, Directors of Inspired Events NZ

An inspired event: Women Inspiring Women luncheon is the feel good event you won’t want to miss

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High Tea at The Crowne Plaza Christchurch

A ‘high’ honour: treat mum this mother’s day to a High Tea at The Crowne Plaza Christchurch

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All jazzed up: getting excited about the Cavell Leitch New Zealand International Jazz and Blues Festival

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

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Mike King’s mission: this funny family man has tasked himself with making a serious difference to New Zealand’s youth

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Dr Megan Woods: Greater Christchurch Regeneration Minister

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A romantic backdrop: a wedding at the Heritage Hanmer Springs

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Elegant event photos: Magic Mirror’s themed photo booths are the fun extra you need on your wedding day

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A homestead with heart: weddings at historic Ilam Homestead

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Function meets style: sorting out the often forgotten details of wedding days with Dakins Group’s posh portable bathrooms

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Nothing less than perfection: Polished Diamonds wedding rings are planned down to every last loving detail

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Sweet taste of summer: have your very own gelato truck at your wedding with Gelato Roma

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Spectacular show-stoppers: Sally Holt makes gasp worthy wedding cakes

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A seaside setting: Salt on the Pier is the seaside location you need for your perfect beach wedding

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A unique commemoration: personalised wine bottles for your wedding from Straight Eight Estate

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Fiona's Food

Personality on a plate: Fiona’s Food provides more than just great food for your wedding

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Ridge Road Gardens

A magical location: take your wedding guests on a romantic journey to the countryside at Ridge Road Gardens

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Halswell Bakery

Beautiful bridal baking: if you’re planning your wedding catering then talking to Halswell Bakery is a must

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Your perfect match: Via Sollertia Jewellery

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Clear Ridge

Matrimonial magic awaits: we look to Clear Ridge in Hanmer Springs to help plan a destination wedding that is still close to home

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Giant Game Hire

Putting the fun in memories: Giant Game Hire don’t want your wedding to be boring

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The Monday Room (TMR)

High Street’s dining destination: The Monday Room is the perfect pre or post wedding venue

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Village Leathercraft

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The George

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Blackwell's Department Store

Fine-figured wedding day: looking at lovely bridal lingerie for your wedding at Blackwell’s Department Store

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The city’s future icons: Home Trends Builders is excited about building modern homes in Christchurch

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Exquisitely romantic: weddings at The Vineyard at Rossendale

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Barnett's West End Pharmacy

Not just a pharmacy: Barnett’s West End Pharmacy is a destination for more than just filling your prescription

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North Canterbury Musical Society

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Immigration Express

An integral immigration role: Immigration Express is proud to be helping welcome much-needed workers and their families to NZ

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Little Slumbers

Beautiful bridal slumber parties: you can have a (grown-up) slumber party with Little Slumbers for your bridal shower

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Merrell

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Fraser Thomas Geotechinical Engineers

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Peter O'Connor from Ricoh

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Twentyfour Catering Co

Delicious travelling feasts : Twentyfour Catering puts on a good spread

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Setting a beautiful scene: Bramble Grove is the Instagram-perfect location for your wedding day

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French Farm Winery

A luxurious lodge: French Farm Winery is the boutique wedding venue you must see

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Brides of Merivale

Wedding dress perfection: Why you need to go see Brides of Merivale before you commit (to a dress)

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Curators House

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Have your cake and eat it too: a non-traditional approach to wedding cakes

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Amy Schumer "I Feel Pretty"

Win with Metropol: I feel pretty with Amy Schumer

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Win with Metropol: Coop “Better Sweater” from Ruby Six

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

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Unsung construction heroes: A woman’s place is in construction (or at least it should be)

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Reason to smile: Dentures Plus want you to know that dentures shouldn’t negatively impact your daily life

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Moorhouse Medical Centre

Multi-disciplinary medicine: Moorhouse Medical Centre

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Christchurch BMW

Wooing the crowds: BMW launches itself at Josh Emett’s Madam Woo

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O'Neil Architecture

People make the place: O’Neil Architecture

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Unique urban sports: take a walk on the quirky side and try these three active pursuits

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Christchurch Activities

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Christchurch Vascular Group

Aneurysm risk & assessment: Christchurch Vascular Group want to help you look after yourself and your loved ones

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Public Parks

Growth of green spaces: nature is taking over cities around the world

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Sunshine Cleaners

Putting the shine in sunshine: Sunshine Cleaners want to make your space yours again

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Red Hot Real Estate

Property prowess: How Red Hot Real Estate is making a name for themselves as a friendly honest firm

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Andrews of Canterbury

Solid and sought-after: Andrews of Canterbury Contracting is a labour of love for two local guys (both called Andrew)

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Electrical Testing Services

Exceptional electrical services: Electrical Testing Services can make it easy to keep things in tip top shape

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McFadden Accounting

A talent for taxes: how Jason of McFadden Accounting is taking the stress out of tax time for ordinary people (like you)

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St Andrew's College

Empowering education: St Andrews College is giving kids the tools they need to be happy successful adults

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Heineken Urban Polo

Polo’s Popularity: Hagley Park plays host to a rousing polo match

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: On creativity and good old fashioned kiwi ingenuity

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Autosure Golf Tournament

Great golfing getaway: heading along to the Autosure Golf Tournament

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Evolution Series

The future of building: Queenstown firm Rilean Construction is evolving to meet the Christchurch demand for energy efficient homes

Allison O'Neill
Christchurch City

Falling into line: Cymon Allfrey on why good things take time (even when you wish they wouldn’t)

Cymon Allfrey
Paula Ryan

Synonymous with style: Q&A with New Zealand fashion mogul Paula Ryan

Bridget Hope
PurePods

A luxuriously small footprint: PurePods are doing some ridiculously awesome things with building space

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Cook Brothers Construction

An architectural masterpiece: Cook Brothers Construction completes yet another big project in the CBD

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Yoogo

Electric car sharing scheme: Yoogo Share launches in Christchurch

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The Terrace

King of the rebuild: we talk to Antony Gough about The Terraces and his take on post-quake Christchurch

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Dr Megan Woods: Greater Christchurch Regeneration Minister

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Callum Massie

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Amy Carter

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Albert Brantley

The Influencers Column: Albert Brantley

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Continental Event Catering

Catering to commitment: we talk weddings with Continental Event Catering

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Caffe 1808

Leading the business way: how Caffe 1808 is tailoring themselves towards the needs of a thriving business community

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Emma Foley

Food for thought: Q&A with Uber Eats NZ Country Manager Emma Foley

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Kaiapoi Port

Ship-sized silver lining: The end of the MV Tuhoe and the start of an exciting historic research project

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Ray White Rangiora

Tricks of the trade: We talk to Marijke of Ray White Rangiora on how to do well at selling your home

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Via Sollertia

Somewhere Special : Via Sollertia is bringing your wedding ring dreams to life

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Dakins

Where function meets style: Dakins’ posh solution to your practical wedding day needs

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Harcourts Twiss Keir

Community driven success: Twiss Keir Realty gives credit for achievements to the support they get from locals

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Tram 1888

City’s new centrepiece: the beautiful new blue Tram 1888 hits the tracks

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Wicked Showbiz

Behind the scenes: the Wicked talent behind the scenes for Showbiz Christchurch

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Flash Fiction

The flashest fiction: National Flash Fiction Day

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Easy Money

A laugh a minute: The Court Theatre presents “Easy Money”

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American Express Openair Cinema

Events guide: Five things well worth leaving home for

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North Loburn School

From Garden to Table: food education for young people

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Lansdown House

Music at Lansdown

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Alanna and Pete Chapman

A charitable tipple: how 27Seconds combines a love of wine with a desire to help people

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Pegasus Bay Law Team

The legal liaisons: Pegasus Bay Law is here to keep you covered

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Bryce Gallery: Min Kim Kingfisher

Great galleries: Four Christchurch art galleries you have to check out

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The Crowne Plaza

Jewel in the city’s ‘Crowne’: Weir Architecture’s glam transformation of a 1980’s office block into The Crowne Plaza

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The Himalayas

Building hope in the Himalayas: how four people set out to make a difference in Nepal

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Rainbow Cake

Coolest crafts: top ten craft projects to keep you occupied this Autumn

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Nurse Maude's General Manager of Marketing Sue Bramwell

Fashionable philanthropy: Q&A with Nurse Maude’s General Manager of Marketing Sue Bramwell

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Singing in Italian

Cantare in Italiano: learning to sing in Italian

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Metropol Editor Melinda Collins

Editor’s Perspective: On feminism and changing perceptions

Melinda Collins
On Point: Barre Workout

On Point: The latest fitness craze is barre (and we love it)

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The North Canterbury Wine and Food Festival

A super special Sunday: The uber cool North Canterbury Wine and Food Festival

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TimberNook

Naturally Fun: TimberNook’s back to nature approach to childhood development

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Elmswood Retirement Village

Where Your Journey Begins: Focus on Elmswood Retirement Village

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Bree Scott: Glamour Cakes

Sweet Taste of Success: We talk to Cake Goddess Bree Scott of Glamour Cake

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Narropera at Lansdown

Magical Music: Narropera at Lansdown

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Regus Office Space2

Redefining Office Space: Regus want you to work somewhere exceptional

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David Eden of Red Hot Real Estate

Red Hot Reputation: We talk to David Eden of Red Hot Real Estate

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Crazy Clampett Chaos

Crazy Clampett Chaos!

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