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Stuff.co.nz
Swiss immigrant creates piece of pastoral paradise on the Christchurch fringe
Stuff.co.nz
Take a drive out the south side of Christchurch, go around a bend or two, and on the right, no more than a minute from the last house you will find a little piece of pastoral perfection. Trees, both exotic and native shade small grassed paddocks dotted ...

 16 Aug 2018 

Newstalk ZB
Chlorine blamed for damaging Christchurch water cylinders
Newstalk ZB
A Christchurch property manager believes chlorine is the trigger that is causing damage to water cylinders across the city. Brazier Property Investment has replaced 22 cylinders in the past couple of months, four in the same housing block. Tony Brazier ...

 16 Aug 2018 

The Press
Driver of stolen Hilux rolls car in Christchurch pursuit
The Press
The lone driver of a stolen Toyota Hilux rolled the vehicle after being spiked in a failed early-morning attempt to flee police. Officers tried to stop the driver of the stolen, silver vehicle in the Christchurch suburb of Yaldhurst, at 4.34am on ...

 16 Aug 2018 

The Press
Press photo breached privacy
The Press
The Media Council has upheld, by a majority of 7:2, a complaint against The Press for publishing a photo of a mental health patient in Princess Margaret Hospital. The man, who was photographed from behind so that his face would not be visible, was ...

 16 Aug 2018 

Stuff.co.nz
Christchurch convention centre animation shows final shape of ...
Stuff.co.nz
Te Pae is still a construction site - but the tours have already started.

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 15 Aug 2018 

The Press
Car smoking after smashing into Christchurch building
The Press
... a police spokeswoman said. A car drove into a building and the vehicle was damaged "quite badly" and "smoking out the front". A St John spokesman said one male patient was taken to Christchurch Hospital's emergency department with moderate injuries.

 15 Aug 2018 

New Zealand Herald
Jealous Virginia Beerens admits trying to kill Christchurch man - NZ ...
New Zealand Herald
A jealous woman who lured her lover home by torching his most-prized possessions then plunged a knife into his chest on the doorstep, a court heard today.

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 15 Aug 2018 

The Press
Neat Places: Best barbecue restaurants in Ōtautahi
The Press
As the name suggests, BBQ Brazil brings a piece of the meat-loving South American country to Christchurch. Specialising in churrasco or skewered barbecue style, the meat is cooked on an open-flame, charcoal rotisserie for perfect succulence. Sit back ...

 15 Aug 2018 

Newstalk ZB
Rogue supermarket ordered to stop scanning customers
Newstalk ZB
A rogue supermarket operator has been told by chain bosses to stop using airport-style handheld scanners to check for light-fingered shoppers. Countdown has apologised to shoppers of its Countdown Ferrymead store in Christchurch after customers ...
Countdown apologises after Christchurch store introduces airport ...New Zealand Herald

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 14 Aug 2018 

Newshub
Chlorine suspected in Christchurch hot water cylinder failures
Newshub
There's been a sudden spike in hot water cylinder failures across Christchurch and many in the industry believe it could be linked to chlorine in the city's water supply. Plumbers, hot water cylinder manufacturers and property investors have reported a ...

 14 Aug 2018 

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