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By COMER, Rachael SOUTH CANTERBURY will serve as the backdrop for a romantic movie being produced by a Geraldine man. Peter Frahm will begin production on Monday of The China Cup, a screenplay he has written and will also star in.
By MOORE, Christopher Timaru poet Rhian Gallagher is the recipient of the 2008 Janet Frame Literary Trust Award. Gallagher will receive a $10,000 grant from a fund established by Janet Frame to benefit New Zealand writers. Gallagher was born in Timaru in 1961.
By KEAST, John Residents of the South Canterbury coastal settlement of Milford Huts have been placed on alert in case surging waters in the nearby lagoon threaten a stopbank.