Front Cover

19 March issue

In Christchurch recently to provide a sneak preview of her latest collection, Trelise Cooper fills us in on her latest collection and her colourful crush – page 8.  Photography: Neil Gussey. Read HERE. 










From figures to fitness

March 19, 2020

Super sporty but also great with numbers, a young accountant’s dream of running a fitness business proves living your true passion, really does add up.   “I always wanted to have a job that felt more like a hobby and never really saw my future as sitting at a desk… Read more

Law firm promotions

March 19, 2020

Pegasus Bay Law is pleased to announce that Anneliese Muldoon and Jess Voysey have been promoted to Associates within the firm. Anneliese is an experienced solicitor who is based in the Kaiapoi office where she is available to assist with the sale and purchase of homes and businesses, as well… Read more

Maat Group: Putting your investment dollar to work

March 19, 2020

Equity Investment Specialists, Maat Group, continues to bring value to the national commercial landscape and investors alike. Metropol talks to Managing Director Neil Tuffin about how commercial property equity investment can make your dollar work harder for you. What does the Maat Group offer and what does your name mean?… Read more

Life and Limb

March 19, 2020

The Guinness Book of Records lists Sir Ranulph Fiennes as ‘The world’s greatest living explorer’ and there’s few of the harshest places in the world that he hasn’t conquered. His body – now 76-years of age – has been pushed to the absolute brink and, despite some missing fingertips, he… Read more

A gripping affair

March 19, 2020

Described as a rip-roaring wartime romance with chilling danger unknown to most, The Rigel Affair is the true story of Mattie Blanc and her love for US Navy Diver Charlie Kincaid. Metropol talks to local author L M Hedrick about this epic novel.   When did you first become aware… Read more

Adding a furry new addition

March 19, 2020

A new furry addition to the family is always an exciting time, but it can be stressful too! There are lots of things to learn and things to prepare for. Diana of the Ourvets team has recently had a new addition, Rupert, a gorgeous, nine-week-old corgi. We caught up with… Read more