Calendar Girls coming down

260716 NEWS Photo: Joseph Johnson
The old Calendar Girls building in Hereford Street with a big mural now under ...

Chch strip club gets demolished to make way for residential development.

$30m hotel a post-quake first

The Holiday Inn Express hotel planned for Gloucester St, Christchurch.

The 14-storey, 120-room Holiday Inn Express will open in Gloucester St next to the Cathedral Junction precinct.

Prison for repeat drink-driver?

Sarah Jane Arrow, 45, was four times over legal limit, on a zero alcohol licence - and claimed to have the sun in her ...

Sarah Jane Arrow, 45, was four times over limit when she hit a pedestrian onto rocks. Now she faces a possible jail term.

Demand prompts more airline seats

Singapore Airlines and South Korea's Asiana are bringing in more tourists this summer.

South Korea's Asiana Airlines will have a weekly charter service to Christchurch over summer.

Workplace drug testing

Many employers have a "zero tolerance" approach to drugs and alcohol within the workplace.

OPINION: Employers are often being found to have taken too hard a line when it comes to employee drug-use.

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Tenants win against landlord video

A Queenstown couple, which was intimidated and threatened by the landlord, won the court case.

He tried to kick them out with 24 hours notice. They filmed it, took him to the Tenancy Tribunal - and won.

Sol Square fire deliberately lit

The identity of the firebug who set a piece of Christchurch's old Sol Square alight remains a mystery.

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Calendar Girls coming down

260716 NEWS Photo: Joseph Johnson
The old Calendar Girls building in Hereford Street with a big mural now under ...

Chch strip club gets demolished to make way for residential development.

$30m hotel a post-quake first

The Holiday Inn Express hotel planned for Gloucester St, Christchurch.

The 14-storey, 120-room Holiday Inn Express will open in Gloucester St next to the Cathedral Junction precinct.

Ferrymead apartments to return

Demolition under way on the Waters Edge apartments in 2012.

This time, the Waters Edge apartment building by the Avon-Heathcote Estuary would be a low-rise.

City buyers shun poky homes

Some buyers are concerned that cramped apartments, such as some overseas (pictured), are being constructed in ...

Christchurch developers cramming poorly-designed apartments into small spaces are frustrating potential buyers wanting central city living.

Making Chch 'edgy' video

Could Christchurch's biennual Festa light festival be used to promote the city as "edgy"?

Christchurch needs to become an "edgy 21st century city" to attract its share of the tourism boom.

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