LOCALS Caroline and Mark Jessop and Alan Ward have popped over to Kilkenny in Ireland for the wedding of former well-known Queenstowner Richard Jensch. Jensch, who owned the Embassy movie theatre and was president of the Chamber of Commerce, is marrying Irish lass Aoife Marnell on Wednesday.
I HEAR ex-All Blacks coach Laurie Mains has sold his Kelvin Heights pad to The Spire boutique hotel manager Mel Bohse.
A COUPLE of landmark birthdays were celebrated on Saturday. Pam Read held her 60th at her Arrowtown home while Karl Stieglbauer’s 50th was on at Avanti restaurant.