Posts Tagged ‘Chancery Lane Chapel’

Chancery Lane chapel – church can seek compensation

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

The Christchurch High Court has ruled the church can ask the Crown to compensate it for the loss of a 999-year lease on the old Holy Cross Chapel in Chancery Lane. The church had been paying a nominal rent of $1  a year to the owner of the Chancery Lane block, RFD Investments. The sole Read more

Chancery Lane Chapel land taken by Government

Friday, December 12th, 2014

On the 27th November the New Zealand Government, through the Governor-General, claimed the land that the Holy Cross Chapel in Chancery Lane, Christchurch, stood on. This land taken by proclamation is to be used for the Convention Centre Precinct. The Christchurch diocese says this move is not an unexpected development. It is part of the Read more