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What's happening in Riccarton, and where to find it

Sun shines on Santa Parade

Thousands of Christchurch families braved the 28 degree heat to watch this year's Santa Parade as it headed down Riccarton Road yesterday. Here are a couple of videos posted at YouTube by enthusiastic onlookers.

There’s much more to Neighbourly than missing pets and local tradies

25 akl neighbourly1 720By Elesha Edmonds
Neighbourly Community Engagement Manager

Neighbourly -- a kiwi-made social media website -- has had a lot to celebrate. Soon after celebrating its 3rd birthday the Neighbourly team was brimming with excitement as the site reached 500,000 members across New Zealand.

These days you’d be hard pressed to find someone who hasn’t used the site to sell a sofa, find their lost pet or get a great gardener. But there’s much more to Neighbourly than what you might have heard your neighbour raving about.