Posts Tagged ‘Christchurch Catherdral’

ChristChurch Cathedral to light up for the month of August Comments 0

Monday, August 12th, 2019

The ChristChurch Cathedral will be lit up in August to remind people the reinstatement project is still alive. There are several different designs that will run every night from 6-10pm, finishing at the end of August. Read more Related Posts:Restoration work begins on Christchurch Anglican cathedralMinister cannot intervene in possible Christchurch…Christchurch diocese considers new site for Read more

Parties commit to Christ Church Cathedral rebuild Comments 0

Thursday, August 23rd, 2018

Parties involved in rebuilding Christchurch’s quake-damaged Cathedral signed an agreement on Wednesday, clearing the way for work to begin. The cathedral has sat desolate since the 2011 earthquakes, as the Anglican Church and heritage groups battled over its future. Continue reading Related Posts:Christ Church Cathedral rebuildDecision on Christchurch Cathedral will prompt donationsCathedral one of two Read more

Lotteries commit $6m to Christ Church Cathedral restoration Comments 0

Monday, June 18th, 2018

Anglicans have secured $6 million in lotteries money to help restore the earthquake-damaged Christ Church Cathedral. The grant covers almost half the outstanding reinstatement cost once existing pledges and insurance are taken into account, but it is understood some in the church are uncomfortable taking gambling money. Continue reading Related Posts:City councillors to ‘keep an open Read more

Asbestos at Christ Church Cathedral complicates cleanup Comments 0

Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Asbestos has been discovered in the land fenced off around Christ Church Cathedral, complicating a clean up of the area ahead of Anzac Day. Despite the contamination members of Christchurch’s Returned and Services Association were able to lay wreaths at the citizens’ war memorial on Wednesday. Continue reading Related Posts:Scrap over costs for Christ Church Read more

Video reveals damage inside ChristChurch Cathedral Comments 0

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

The eerie world inside one of Christchurch’s most famous earthquake-ravaged buildings is showcased in new video footage from the Christ Church Cathedral. As central and local government discuss altering legislation to allow the cathedral to be restored, an anonymous videographer has sneaked inside the wrecked central city building. Continue reading Related Posts:ChristChurch cathedral fundraising trust Read more