Three-quarters of secondary schools are not actively improving pupils' results, a new report says.
Christchurch is in for a bitter start to the week with sleety showers and a chance of snow.
The $10m price tag deemed too expensive to justify trains between Waimakariri and Christchurch.
Photographs of Christchurch from 1914 show how the quakes have knocked the city back in time.
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