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Christchurch: My first quake anniversary away from home

Christchurch: My first quake anniversary away from home

Saturday, 21 February 2015 8:24 a.m. by MediaStuff

A lot can change in four years. Children can become teenagers. Weeds can grow over graves. Cities can be re-born.

Christchurch: Is why flowers pop up in road cones worldwide

Christchurch: 'Is why flowers pop up in road cones' worldwide

Saturday, 21 February 2015 7:52 a.m. by MediaStuff

A lot can change in four years. Children can become teenagers. Weeds can grow over graves. Cities can be re-born.

Old Neighbours Gather by the Rivers to Reconnect and Reflect

Old Neighbours Gather by the Rivers to Reconnect and Reflect

Saturday, 21 February 2015 6:16 a.m. by AvonOtakaro Featured

Old neighbours from communities decimated by the earthquakes will meet up again on Sunday at gathering places along the waterways of Christchurch. 

PM understands challenges: Dalziel

PM understands challenges: Dalziel

Friday, 20 February 2015 11:41 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Prime Minister's willingness to let the city council decide when the new sports stadium gets built shows he understands its financial challenges, Mayor Lianne Dalziel says.

Threat of liquidation hangs over Highfield Park project

Threat of liquidation hangs over Highfield Park project

Friday, 20 February 2015 11:32 p.m. by MediaThePress

The future of Christchurch's giant 2200-home Highfield Park subdivision has been thrown into doubt by the threat of liquidation.

Highfield Park faces liquidation threat

Highfield Park faces liquidation threat

Friday, 20 February 2015 11:32 p.m. by MediaThePress

The future of Christchurch's giant 2200-home Highfield Park subdivision has been thrown into doubt by the threat of liquidation.

The year insurers took a hit

The year insurers took a hit

Friday, 20 February 2015 9:17 p.m. by MediaThePress

Four years on from the devastation of the February 22, 2011, earthquake the Christchurch insurance scene is much altered but intact.

The Missing Billions: Are you Missing your Earthquake Entitlement? by Risk Worldwide

The Missing Billions: Are you Missing your Earthquake Entitlement? by Risk Worldwide

Friday, 20 February 2015 4:32 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco

Come and find Out how!!! Presenters: Brent Bailey, LLB Katherine Smith Dedrick, JD (Hons), MBA, BS George W. Keys, SPPA Location: Level 1, 242 Ferry Road, 5.30 to 6.30pm, Wednesday 25th and Thursday 26th February, 2015. Numbers Limited. Call or …

EVENT  FOUR YEARS ON – CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE 2015 EVENT – 23rd February

EVENT FOUR YEARS ON – CHRISTCHURCH EARTHQUAKE 2015 EVENT – 23rd February

Friday, 20 February 2015 4:14 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco

Cash Settled? Have a Defective Repair? Concerns with Land?  Stuck with EQC? Foundation Issues? Still Being Assessed? 23rd February 2015  |  Transitional Cathedral 6:30pm – 9:30pm Lane Neave Lawyers in association with Anthony Harper bring you this event. Tickets are …

CALI 1502 20 Full YouTubeSD

CALI 1502 20 Full YouTubeSD

Friday, 20 February 2015 3:56 p.m. by MediaCTV

Canterbury LIVE - February 20th 2015

Canterbury LIVE - February 20th 2015

Friday, 20 February 2015 3:56 p.m. by MediaCTV

Extraordinary new moves for earthquake survivor

Extraordinary new moves for earthquake survivor

Friday, 20 February 2015 3:44 p.m. by MediaStuff

It began with a twitch. Then a toe wiggled. Soon it became a co-ordinated movement.

Steep parking fines anger Christchurch rebuild workers

Steep parking fines anger Christchurch rebuild workers

Friday, 20 February 2015 3:03 p.m. by MediaThePress

Tradies working in Christchurch's city centre are talking of downing tools and walking off the job after being hit with steep parking fines by the city council.

Kraal v Earthquake Commission CA281/2014 [2015] NZCA 13 [13 February 2015]- Summary by Sarah Miles

Kraal v Earthquake Commission CA281/2014 [2015] NZCA 13 [13 February 2015]- Summary by Sarah Miles

Friday, 20 February 2015 1:21 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco

The outcome of this case has devastating consequences for property owners in similar positions. 305 red zoned Port Hills properties are subject to s124 notices. There were 454 red zoned properties eligible for a Crown pay-out at 2007 values, of these …

Dear Prime Minister, Hon Brownlee, Hon Smith [with the utmost urgency]- post by Adrian Cowie (Registered Surveyor)

Dear Prime Minister, Hon Brownlee, Hon Smith [with the utmost urgency]- post by Adrian Cowie (Registered Surveyor)

Friday, 20 February 2015 12:52 p.m. by ChristchurchFiasco

Incorrect legal boundaries have the potential to cause “catastrophic consequences” for Cantabrians. Licensed Cadastral Surveyor and registered professional surveyor Adrian Cowie, of Topografo Limited, claims Land Information New Zealand (LINZ) is approving surveys that place property boundaries in their incorrect locations. Lateral …

NZ on Screen: Christchurch quake documentaries

NZ on Screen: Christchurch quake documentaries

Friday, 20 February 2015 12:30 p.m. by MediaHerald

In the past four years, the Christchurch quakes have been the subject of several documentaries, as well as the drama series Hope and Wire . Hope and Wire received mixed reviews, with some viewers feeling it was too soon for a drama...

Lets Go Shopping - Friday 20th February

Let's Go Shopping - Friday 20th February

Friday, 20 February 2015 12:29 p.m. by MediaCTV

Covered - Wednesday 18th February

Covered - Wednesday 18th February

Friday, 20 February 2015 12:21 p.m. by MediaCTV

Port Hills clearances reaches important milestone

Port Hills clearances reaches important milestone

Friday, 20 February 2015 11:51 a.m. by GovtCera Popular

The clearance of Crown-owned properties in the Port Hills has reached an important milestone with 100 houses now cleared from the red zone.

The Trapped: Where are they now?

The Trapped: Where are they now?

Friday, 20 February 2015 10:21 a.m. by MediaStuff

Fallout from Japan disaster continues

Fallout from Japan disaster continues

Friday, 20 February 2015 9:04 a.m. by MediaThePress

Smiley faces here. Smiley faces there.

INCIDENT: Durham Street ONE LANE

INCIDENT: Durham Street ONE LANE

Friday, 20 February 2015 7:03 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that Durham Street from Lichfield Street to Tuam Street is down to one lane due to a water main burst. Considerable delays are expected this morning – we recommend that people should avoid Durham Street. Use …

INCIDENT: Durham Street ONE LANE TONIGHT

INCIDENT: Durham Street ONE LANE TONIGHT

Friday, 20 February 2015 7:03 a.m. by Transport4chch

Road users are advised that Durham Street from Lichfield Street to Tuam Street is down to one lane due to a water main burst. Durham Street will remain down to one lane tonight while repairs are undertaken. This is expected to …

Research: Quake claims result in health problems

Research: Quake claims result in health problems

Friday, 20 February 2015 6:40 a.m. by MediaThePress

Cantabrians with unsettled quake claims are more likely to argue with their partner, have health issues and experience financial problems, new research shows.

Research: Quake claims result in health problems

Research: Quake claims result in health problems

Friday, 20 February 2015 6:40 a.m. by MediaStuff

Cantabrians with unsettled quake claims are more likely to argue with their partner, have health issues and experience financial problems, new research shows.

Comments on the ICNZ Revised Fair Insurance Code - Part 2

Comments on the ICNZ Revised Fair Insurance Code - Part 2

Friday, 20 February 2015 6:10 a.m. by avonsidechch

The whole viability of the insurance industry depends upon utmost good faith which, according to ICNZ on their website here, means: An insurance policy is a contract of ‘utmost good faith’ between the insurer and the customer. The insurer is required to observe and honour the contract conditions. The customer is required to disclose to the insurer all material facts that could affect the risk.

Christchurch: Then and now

Christchurch: Then and now

Friday, 20 February 2015 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

It can be hard to remember what parts of Christchurch looked like just moments after the February 22, 2011, struck.

1240 central Christchurch buildings demolished

1240 central Christchurch buildings demolished

Friday, 20 February 2015 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Four years of demolitions and rebuilds flash before your eyes in 30 seconds.

One man, one picture, every day for four years

One man, one picture, every day for four years

Friday, 20 February 2015 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

The view into town when Jeff Peters collected The Press from his driveway every morning used to stay the same.

St Elmos Court owner bitter, angry, in debt

St Elmos Court owner bitter, angry, in debt

Friday, 20 February 2015 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

Development stalls on central city site

Development stalls on central city site

Friday, 20 February 2015 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

High-rise living with no power or water

High-rise living with no power or water

Friday, 20 February 2015 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

The moment Christchurch changed forever

The moment Christchurch changed forever

Friday, 20 February 2015 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

The moment the quake hit I was sitting at my desk in Oxford Terrace across the river from the PGC building.

Christchurch: Before and after

Christchurch: Before and after

Friday, 20 February 2015 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

It can be hard to remember what parts of Christchurch looked like just moments after the February 22, 2011, struck.

Large Christchurch repair projects delayed

Large Christchurch repair projects delayed

Thursday, 19 February 2015 10:27 p.m. by MediaThePress

Almost half a billion dollars of earthquake repairs scheduled for this year have been delayed.

Quake-shattered church a rare heritage survivor

Quake-shattered church a 'rare heritage survivor'

Thursday, 19 February 2015 10:00 p.m. by MediaStuff

CTV News Story - YMCA Art

CTV News Story - YMCA Art

Thursday, 19 February 2015 7:47 p.m. by MediaCTV

Christchurch quake survivors lives irrevocably changed

Christchurch quake survivors lives irrevocably changed

Thursday, 19 February 2015 4:35 p.m. by MediaStuff

For Richard Austin, coming home was the worst. The washing was folded on the couch, his wife's jacket draped over a chair. She could have just walked down to the dairy for a bottle of milk.

Sheer violence of earthquake remembered by tattooist Matt Parkin

'Sheer violence' of earthquake remembered by tattooist Matt Parkin

Thursday, 19 February 2015 4:33 p.m. by MediaStuff

Matt Parkin was the owner of tattoo studio Southern Ink on a block in Colombo St between St Asaph and Tuam streets.

Concern for the Wellbeing of Those with Unsettled Claims

Concern for the Wellbeing of Those with Unsettled Claims

Thursday, 19 February 2015 3:45 p.m. by Allright Featured Popular

Growing Concern for the Wellbeing of Those with Unsettled EQC And Insurance Claims

Research: Quake claims = health problems

Research: Quake claims = health problems

Thursday, 19 February 2015 3:26 p.m. by MediaStuff

Cantabrians with unsettled quake claims are more likely to argue with their partner, have health issues and experience financial problems, new research shows.

Antigua St footbridge back over Avon River

Antigua St footbridge back over Avon River

Thursday, 19 February 2015 3:03 p.m. by MediaStuff

The Antigua St footbridge has returned to arc over the Avon River once more.

No compensation for home lost in quake

No compensation for home lost in quake

Thursday, 19 February 2015 1:33 p.m. by MediaStuff

Helen Kraal lost her home in the earthquakes but an insurance loophole means she won't be fully compensated.

I will always be indebted to my wife

'I will always be indebted to my wife'

Thursday, 19 February 2015 1:30 p.m. by MediaStuff

I was employed as the sales manager at CTV  on Tuesday February 22, 2011. My wife was employed as a fitness instructor at the QE11 stadium.

Themes – ‘Mood Disorders’ – 25th February 2015

Themes – ‘Mood Disorders’ – 25th February 2015

Thursday, 19 February 2015 1:07 p.m. by AnxietySupport

With Vito Nonumalo, Service Manager MHAPS Peer Support team Low mood is a natural part of people’s life experience, it is a part of being human and so we cannot expect to remain positive and motivated all of the time. Quite apart from everyday life however there are traumatic events that affect our mood, especially...

Feedback sought on short-listed Earthquake Memorial designs

Feedback sought on short-listed Earthquake Memorial designs

Thursday, 19 February 2015 10:24 a.m. by GovtEQC

Comments on the ICNZ Revised Fair Insurance Code - Part 1

Comments on the ICNZ Revised Fair Insurance Code - Part 1

Thursday, 19 February 2015 6:10 a.m. by avonsidechch

An initial reading of the Revised Code creates the impression of it being a reasonable document. If you were not familiar with what had happened with insurance claims post-earthquake a second glance would seem unnecessary. To not take a second look at the words used, but bask in the warmth and comfort promised by the publicity hype, would be a dangerous oversight. Dangerous because

The second quake hit and we thought this was the end

'The second quake hit and we thought this was the end'

Thursday, 19 February 2015 5:00 a.m. by MediaStuff

We'll certainly never forget the week commencing February 20, 2011. Our 50th wedding anniversary was due on February 24.

EQC holdups delay work

EQC holdups delay work

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 9:43 p.m. by MediaThePress

Insurance Australia Group (IAG) has indicated it can't settle Canterbury's over-cap earthquake claims any faster unless the Earthquake Commission gets quicker first.

Godley Statue reinstated in Cathedral Square

Godley Statue reinstated in Cathedral Square

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 5:25 p.m. by GovtCCC Featured Popular

The statue of John Robert Godley, founder of the Canterbury settlement, has been reinstated in Cathedral Square.

Survey of Canterbury repairs underway

Survey of Canterbury repairs underway

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 2:13 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Building and Housing

Mt Pleasant News 18 Feb 2015

Mt Pleasant News 18 Feb 2015

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 1:27 p.m. by MtPleasantCC

Want to Sponsor A Square Foot but don’t know how? If you would like join the campaign to rebuild Mt Pleasant’s Community Centre you can find out all the information […]

CTV News - Tuesday 17th February

CTV News - Tuesday 17th February

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 1:22 p.m. by MediaCTV

Animal welfare still an issue four years on from quakes

Animal welfare still an issue four years on from quakes

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 10:50 a.m. by CanterburyUniversity

The repercussions of the earthquakes that struck Canterbury four years ago could still be having a detrimental effect on the city’s animals, according to University of Canterbury’s Associate Professor Annie Potts.

I was at work when it happened. And the world froze.

'I was at work when it happened. And the world froze.'

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 10:30 a.m. by MediaStuff

It's the question that gets asked a lot at this time of year. Certain events always stick in your mind and now as the four year anniversary approached ... where was I on February 22, 2011 at 12.51pm?

I was at work when it happened. The world froze.

'I was at work when it happened. The world froze.'

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 10:30 a.m. by MediaStuff

It's the question that gets asked a lot at this time of year. Certain events always stick in your mind and now as the four year anniversary approached ... where was I on February 22, 2011 at 12.51pm?

Public say on $9.2m Cathedral Square revamp

Public say on $9.2m Cathedral Square revamp

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 9:39 a.m. by MediaThePress

The city council and the Christchurch Central Development Unit (CCDU) say they will engage with the public before embarking on a multimillion-dollar redesign of Cathedral Square.

CTV News Segment - Vero

CTV News Segment - Vero

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 8:44 a.m. by MediaCTV

Foo Fighters spring surprise show on New Zealand fans

Foo Fighters spring surprise show on New Zealand fans

Wednesday, 18 February 2015 6:00 a.m. by MediaHerald

Dave Grohl, frontman for US rockers Foo Fighters, is a man who likes surprises - and he's just sprung one on his band's Kiwi fans.Grohl and the Foos have confirmed they'll play a smaller sideshow before their highly anticipated show.