Restore Christchurch Cathedral Group AGM

Come along to the inaugural AGM of Restore Christchurch Cathedral  Group Incorporated. When: Monday 9th March 7:30 – 9:00pm, Where: Hagley Park Tennis Club Pavilion (alongside the Botanic Gardens carpark, off Riccarton Ave) A short presentation video will be shown on why the cathedral should …

Cathedral Poll -People want to be heard

A Colmar Brunton poll, commissioned by the Great Christchurch Buildings Trust, shows that the majority of residents want the Cathedral saved and even more want to have a say in the future of the building. This is good news for our campaign Read about the results of the poll in more detail  here, h …

Jim Anderton: Does this look like a ruin to you?

Former Christchurch MP Jim Anderton responds to Herald on Sunday columnist Paul Little on the future of ChristChurch Cathedral.       Herald on Sunday columnist Paul Little writes in his column on Sunday June 30, quite properly, about the catastrophic effect on the people of Christchurch of th …

Church decision paves the way for demolition

The stay of execution for the quake-damaged Christ Church Cathedral in Christchurch has been lifted.   Justice Graham Panckhurst released findings which lift the stay on deconstruction of the cathedral.  Read more here.  This move was not unexpected by campaigners to save the Cathedral and neit …

Link to web page in New York Times

An article in the New York Times by Justin Bergman on the Christchurch earthquake recovery includes a mention of the campaign to save the cathedral along with a link to our web site.  See the article here.