Christchurch

Average housing price rise to $450,000 in Christchurch

Average housing price rise to $450,000 in ChristchurchAccording to the latest data available, the average price of homes in Christchurch rose to a whopping$450,000 during the month

Lyttelton Port sentenced to Pay About $130,000 for Worker’s Accidental Death

Judge John Strettell of the Christchurch District Court ordered the Lyttelton Port Company to pay around $130,000 as compensation for an accident on a scissor lift that killed a port last year.

Brad Fletcher, an employee of the port company died in August last year while he was working on the scissor-lift which toppled over.

Metroglass Trades Three Percent Higher on Listing

Metroglass Trades Three Percent Higher on Listing Metro Performance Glass opened the session on a positive note on the listing day.

Safety at port Major Concern

Safety at port Major ConcernDriver training is a major problem at the city depot yard in Woolston said a Lyttelton Port worker.

On Saturday, at about 7.30 am at Lyttelton Port Company's (LPC) city depot yard a forklift operator was injured after a shipping container fell on him.

Lorde, Catton misses out nomination for New Zealander of The Year but Parker is in

Lorde, Catton misses out nomination for New Zealander of The Year but Parker is in Bob Parker former Christchurch mayor has been nominated for New Zealander of the Year. At home in Christchurch, Parker said it came as a "complete surprise'' to have made it to the shortlist.

Metro sport facility, a $217m project launched

Metro sport facility, a $217m project launched Earthquake Recovery Minister Gerry Brownlee says, by this time next year, the change to Christchurch's central city will be hard to believe.

Pages