Christchurch earthquake

Christchurch quake mums sleeping in chairs, dining rooms

Sonya Tranter's "bed" is an armchair in the lounge of the two-bedroom property she rents in Christchurch.

Christchurch quake mums sleeping in chairs, dining rooms

23042015 News Photo: John Kirk-Anderson/FairfaxNZ Housing Issues feature Belinda Wade with Mason 8, Emma, 12, Nikita, 14, Josh, 16, Ella, 6, and Dominique, 17.

Celebration Church's Porritt Park plans stymied by 'red tape'

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Celebration Church's Porritt Park plans stymied by 'red tape'

Corey Watkinson, special projects manager with the Celebration Church Lions Sports Trust, is disappointed the trust's offer to redevelop Christchurch's earthquake-damaged Porritt Park has been rejected.

Help for Canterbury caravan mum Trina Nesbitt

A North Canterbury mum <a href="http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/christchurch-earthquake-2011/68063552/I-ve-had-enough-Canterbury-caravan-mum" target="_blank">who lives in a caravan with her children</a> has been humbled by offers of help.

Help for Canterbury caravan mum Trina Nesbitt

Trina Nesbitt has been overwhelmed with support since her accommodation plight was highlighted.

'I've had enough' - Canterbury caravan mum

A tiny stray kitten hides under Trina Nesbitt's borrowed caravan.

'I've had enough' - Canterbury caravan mum

Trinia Nesbitt lives in a caravan with her two children. She cannot get an affordable house in post-earthquake Canterbury.

United we stand

United we stand

The moment that changed our nation forever, we remember those who died in last February's earthquake.

Civic Memorial Service in Hagley Park

Civic Memorial Service in Hagley Park

We remember those who died in last February's earthquake.

John Key on February 22nd 12:51 2011

John Key on February 22nd 12:51 2011

Prime Minister John Key gives his recollection of the events and days following the February 2011 earthquake.

Christchurch quake at Westfield Mall

Christchurch quake at Westfield Mall

Rattled shoppers Kathy Williams, Nelene Barron and Jaime Thomson talk about the December 23, 2011, Christchurch quake.

Chch has Resilience and buzz

chch The good has far outweighed the bad in Aaron Horan's post-quake life in Christchurch.

Post-quake fear of being alone

The Christchurch earthquakes have brought Tony Becker's neighbourhood together.

Quakes changed my perspective

More petty crime post-quake

Chch life: Tough, but I love it

Lily Marr was new to Christchurch just two weeks before the February quake, but she hasn't left.

Ask your quake questions

Berryman On the eve of the Christchurch earthquake anniversary, GNS Science earthquake expert Kelvin Berryman joins us at midday to answer your questions.

Canterbury Plains faults 'quite strong'

Ask an Expert: Canterbury Faults 'quite strong"

Kiwis say quake trial 'ridiculous'

Scientists' trial over quake deaths

Ask An Expert: Understanding magnitude

Earthquake magnitude is not a linear scale. For every step up in magnitude there is about a 30 times increase in energy released.

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