Thursday, November 22, 2018


Demolition starts on church

The church building was damaged in the February, 22, 2011 earthquake.

Indepth video: The quake teachers

'The children were bouncing around like ping-pong balls in their turtle positions.' It is an image many of Canterbury's 10,000 teachers saw at 12.51pm, February 22, 2011.

Teenager holds ‘Women of the World’ art exhibition at library

Fifteen-year-old Pounamu Gracie Millar-Greig has established her first art exhibition at the New Brighton Library.

Controversial district plan change receives little feedback

The public now has its opportunity to support changes to the Christchurch District Plan to help coastal residents struggling to get resource and building consents.

Further action taken to bring psychologist into Dallington

The Coastal-Burwood Community Board has held a seminar to discuss what needs to be done to bring a disaster psychologist into Dallington.

Residents didn’t know chair was on quarry advisory group

A residents group fighting to stop the Fulton Hogan quarry near Templeton didn't know its chairman was on a community advisory group set up by the company.