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Cathedral Siege

I accidentally drove behind the Cathedral today and found this view.
A very cunningly built super-sturdy fence, but combined with the boarded-up windows, it really looks like they’re getting ready to repel invading heathen hordes!

Colourful Christchurch

So far the biggest “winners” from the Christchurch devastation must be the large-scale outdoor instalation artists, so many scars to be covered whilst awaiting repair.

A looming disconnect; what the 10 per cent game reveals- Guest Blog by Herman Meijburg

How long can one consider oneself a victim of a natural disaster?  Is it forever? Is it valid to say that as long as you experience yourself as a victim you remain a victim of that particular event? 1,176 more words


Four years ago my home town was hit by a massive 7.3 earthquake. Unbelievably no-one was killed. But the city was damaged.

It was a massive shock. 413 more words


'A Christchurch candle' / David Gibb

A Christchurch Candle

Some say that the gates of hell may be breaching forward, crushing the very life out of Christchurch.

A natural event is destroying the city, bringing it and its people to their knees. 296 more words