Raising The Profile Of The Eastern Suburbs

Following on from yesterday’s post Christchurch Quake a Tale of Three Cities – More Help Needed in Eastern Suburbs we’d like to continue to raise awareness of the plight of the people of eastern Christchurch. Orion power company said this morning that New Brighton residents will start getting electricity supplies back from tonight, nine days after the quake. According…

Liquefaction In Christchurch

We’ve found a very useful Environment Canterbury document “Solid Facts on Liquefaction in Christchurch” It details areas of Christchurch that have high, moderate and low liquefaction potential, explains what liquefaction is, how it is caused and the effects it has. We think it may have been written before the 4 September Quake because it seems…

Home Invasion Victim Out Of Hospital

Source: NZ Herald, Tues 9 Sept, 2008 “A 67-year-old man attacked by two teenagers in a Wanganui home invasion last night is expected to be released from hospital today. Detective Constable Aaron Bunker said the man had suffered cuts and bruises to his head after answering his door to two males in their mid teens…

Home Invasion Victim Out Of Hospital

Source: NZ Herald, Tues 9 Sept, 2008 “A 67-year-old man attacked by two teenagers in a Wanganui home invasion last night is expected to be released from hospital today. Detective Constable Aaron Bunker said the man had suffered cuts and bruises to his head after answering his door to two males in their mid teens…