Crown signs with church to progress Christ Church Cathedral restoration

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Significant progress” has been made on the restoration of Christ Church Cathedral barely a week after the Anglican synod voted to save the building. Pledges, along with the earthquake-damaged church’s insurance proceeds of nearly $42 million, amount to about $90m of the estimated $104 …

Christchurch City Council votes to give $10m

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The city council has pledged $10 million to restore Christ Church Cathedral, further strengthening the public commitment to save the earthquake-damaged building.    Read more

Delay in Cathedral decision

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Rebuild minister ‘deeply disappointed’ by Christ Church Cathedral decision delay until September 

At loggerheads over the cathedral

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The Anglican Church and the Government appear to be at loggerheads over whether an offer has been made to help restore the “eyesore” Christ Church Cathedral.  Read more     The Bishop’s statements were made in response to earlier statements by Brownlee.  See here