Posts Tagged ‘Christchurch cathedrals’

Roger Sutton ‘very happy’ to join Anglican church board

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

Two Christchurch church property teams have made prominent appointments as their earthquake-damaged cathedrals sit in ruins. Roger Sutton, who stepped down as chief executive of the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera) in 2014, has been chosen as one of the Anglican diocese’s Church Property Trustees. Continue reading Related Posts:Rare 35 million-year-old turtle fossil discovered in…Cardboard cathedral is allowed to Read more

Churches challenge proposed heritage rules

Friday, September 25th, 2015

Christchurch’s Anglican and Catholic dioceses want proposed new planning rules relaxed so it is easier for them to demolish their quake-damaged heritage buildings. In submissions lodged on the Christchurch Replacement District Plan (CRDP) the two dioceses argue the proposed planning rules focus too heavily on preserving heritage buildings at all costs and ignore the fact Read more