Posts Tagged ‘Wellington Churches’

St Gerard’s – strengthening costs not a “headache”

Monday, July 13th, 2020
St Gerard's

The International Catholic Programme of Evangelisation (IPCE) owns Wellington’s St Gerard’s monastery and church buildings. The buildings are rated at 25 per cent of the New Building Standard (NBS), anything under 34 per cent is considered earthquake-prone. IPCE have until 2027 to complete the strengthening. They have just $42,000 sitting in a fund to get Read more

St Mary of the Angels stays, St Mary’s Blenheim goes

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

It has been decided that the continued use of St Mary of the Angels in Wellington is defensible, subject to appropriate signage and information to Church users and continued development of a credible strengthening strategy. But it is not such good news for the people in Blenheim. Parish priest Father Bill Warwick has informed them Read more