Monthly Archive:: May 2015


Factory given two years to combat smell

A smelly Christchurch factory has been given two years to stop producing its offensive odours. Environment Canterbury (ECan) commissioners have approved an exemption for Gelita’s Woolston factory. The factory turns bovine hides into gelatin-producing products ranging from confectionary to pill capsules. The commissioners granted Gelita a two-year

UC students brave hail, rain to see Prince Harry

  Thunder, hail and plunging temperatures didn’t stop Canterbury University students from flocking to catch a glimpse of Prince Harry on Tuesday. Many of the 500 students gathered in the central quad to see the royal were forced to retreat temporarily into the Puaka-James Hight library when hail set in. Second-year