Tag: Christ Church Cathedral

Historic Places Canterbury Submission on the Christchurch City Council Proposed Grant of $10million for the Christ Church Cathedral (Hearing Held 14th December 2017)

Historic Places Canterbury Submission on the Christchurch City Council Proposed Grant of $10million for the Christ Church Cathedral

Mayor and Councillors,

Thank You for the opportunity to make a Submission on the Proposed Grant of $10 million for the Christ Church Cathedral.

 

  1. Historic Places Canterbury (HPC) fully supports and endorses the Christchurch City Council (CCC) Proposed Grant of $10 million Grant for the Christ Church Cathedral.

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“Proposed $10 million grant for ChristChurch Cathedral” Christchurch City Council Consultation Is Open : 12th October -15th November 2017

Proposed $10 million grant for ChristChurch Cathedral
Have your say on the proposal to contribute a grant of $10 million to the reinstatement of the ChristChurch Cathedral

Details etc at the following link: https://www.ccc.govt.nz/the-council/consultations-and-submissions/haveyoursay/show/95

The Christ Church Cathedral Decision to Restore / Repair: Media Coverage

Crown signs with church to progress Christ Church Cathedral restoration The Press
https://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/96910144/crown-signs-with-church-to-progress-christ-church-cathedral-restoration

Cathedral decision will kick-start millions of dollars in donations - campaigner The Press
https://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/business/the-rebuild/96673748/christ-church-cathedral-is-to-be-restored

Quake-damaged Christ Church Cathedral to be restored The NZ Herald
http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11920249

 

FYI “Peoples Steeple” to Be Publicly Launched 11am (This) Sunday 27th August Cathedral Square

DEAR CATHEDRAL SUPPORTERS      PEOPLE'S STEEPLE Screen v of DLE flier

PLEASE COME AND SUPPORT THE PUBLIC LAUNCH EVENT FOR THE PEOPLES STEEPLE IN THE SQUARE AT 11AM THIS SUNDAY.

OUR FORMER MAYOR GARY MOORE WILL BE MASTER OF CEREMONIES FOR THE EVENT.

THE 8.7 METRE HIGH MEGA MODEL DEMONSTRATES HOW THE WOODEN STRUCTURE OF THE 60 METRE TALL SPIRE CAN BE ERECTED USING PEOPLE POWER AND CAPSTANS. FOR THE REAL THING…THE 60 METRE SPIRE- 500 PEOPLE AND 16 CAPSTANS WOULD  LIFT THE SPIRE 60 METRES…ENGAGING OUR COMMUNITY AND  CAPTURING THE MEDIA ATTENTION AROUND THE WORLD…’CHRISTCHURCH IS BACK’

AN INFORMATION FLIER IS ATTACHED.

IT WILL BE A FUN EVENT…BRING YOUR CHILDREN / GRANDCHILDREN

WARM REGARDS

MARK BELTON & TIM PRESTON
Co-Chairs
Restore Christchurch Cathedral

 

Speech at Public Meeting on Christ Church Cathedral : Rt Hon Winston Peters MP (28.05.2015)

The following are the notes of the Speech given by Rt Hon  Winston Peters at a Public Meeting outside the Christ Church Cathedral.
28 May 2017                                                                    Rt Hon Winston Peters Christchurch Cathedral

Cathedral Square,
Christchurch
1.30pm, Sunday, 28th May, 2017

Christ Church Cathedral – let’s get moving

 

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Christ Church Cathedral- Media Update (February 2017)

'Profound frustration' over Christ Church Cathedral delays Radio New Zealand reports.
(Article has audio link of Morning Report interview with Great Christchurch Buildings Trust co-chair Philip Burdon.)
http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/324885/'profound-frustration'-over-christ-church-cathedral-delays
"The community was "led to believe" an agreement would be reached by the end of last year, or at least before the sixth anniversary of the Christchurch earthquake.

"We had understood the parties had been in agreement at the end of last year... and were very close to agreement now.
"It is terribly important that the parties do now achieve a settlement, whatever that may mean."

 

Editorial: Frustration on all sides in the cathedral debate- The Press
http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/opinion/89601694/Editorial-Frustration-on-all-sides-in-the-cathedral-debate (22.02.2017)

Anglican bishop worried over fundraising targets for Christ Church Cathedral restoration-
http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/89634591/Anglican-bishop-worried-over-fundraising-targets-for-Christ-Church-Cathedral-restoration (22.02.2017)

Government, church at odds over offer to restore Christ Church Cathedral -The Press Reports
http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/89571654/government-church-at-odds-over-offer-to-restore-christ-church-cathedral  (19.02.2017)

 

 

“Five years after quake damage, Govt announces ‘working party’ for cathedral” The Press Online (

Five years after quake damage, Govt announces 'working party' for cathedral The Press Online

"After five years of dereliction, legal spats and uncertainty, the Government has appointed a working party to consider options for the Christ Church Cathedral.

The working party was formed last month, but announced this week by Greater Christchurch Regeneration Minister Gerry Brownlee after criticism from central city developers of the nearly six months of silence on the cathedral's future. ..."
http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/business/the-rebuild/81844459/siesmic-measuring-work-expected-at-christchurch-cathedral-on-thursday

“Report confirms ChristChurch Cathedral can be reinstated” Minister for Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Gerry Brownlee M.P. Media Release

NZ Parliament Picture1"Minister for Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Gerry Brownlee says the decision by the Anglican Church to progress investigations into reinstating the ChristChurch Cathedral will be greatly appreciated by the wider community."

The Media Release is as follows:

Gerry Brownlee

23 December, 2015

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