Workers creating a breakwater of sand filled drums at New Brighton beach to try and protect holiday homes along the coastline.
A breakwater of sand filled drums at New Brighton beach to try and protect holiday homes along the coastline.
View looking up to the Madras Street footbridge as seen from the Christchurch railway station platform in Sydenham.
The Roman Catholic Bishop of Christchurch, the Most Rev Dr B. P. Ashby, accompanied in procession by other bishops and priests to the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament for his consecration.
The Rev Dr B.P Ashby stood outside the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament ahead of his consecration to become the fifth Roman Catholic Bishop of Christchurch.
Cliff Gillbertson, project manager, stood next to a large replica of the Christchurch City coat of arms prior to it being hoisted into position on the Armagh Street frontage of the centennial pool's...