Category Archives: Our Local News

From the Diary of a High-Class Landlady

Angela Hawkins

Visiting the heritage home of Dame Ngaio Marsh

Posted by Barry Hawkins on November 08, 2018

Dame Ngaio Marsh grew up in Cashmere Christchurch and lived throughout her life in this cottage close by to Dyers House. A Queen of Crime, her novels with Inspector Roderick Alleyn are still in print. Awarded Dame of the British Empire for her...
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Fleeting but Spectacular Views

Posted by Angela on October 13, 2018

An unseasonal icy blast races up the south island of New Zealand covers the Southern Alps in a blanket of snow then disappears as quickly as it arrived.
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