Christchurch Scoop

Archive for December, 2019

Man charged following Christchurch homicide

Press Release – New Zealand Police

A 42-year-old man has been charged with murder after a woman was found in Christchurch this morning critically injured and later died from her injuries. Read more »

Delport called up for Kings clash

Press Release – Auckland Cricket

A new year brings new hope and the Auckland ACES will look to kick off 2020 in style against the Canterbury Kings at the Outer Oval on Wednesday. Read more »

HEARTS settled for Magicians test

Press Release – Auckland Cricket

The Auckland HEARTS are unchanged for their New Year’s Day clash with the Canterbury Magicians in the Dream11 Super Smash. Read more »

Full New Year Honours List 2020

Press Release – Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

The New Zealand Order of Merit

The Queen has been pleased, on the celebration of the New Year, to make the following appointments to The New Zealand Order of Merit: Read more »

Fire and Emergency honours’ recipients congratulated

Press Release – Fire and Emergency NZ

Fire and Emergency New Zealand Chief Executive, Rhys Jones has congratulated six firefighters from Warkworth, Rotorua, Whanganui, Kirwee (Canterbury), Nuhaka (Hawkes Bay) and Wanaka, who were named in the New Year’s Honours list released today. Read more »

New Year Honours: Sporting greats among knights and dames

Article – RNZ

Six new knights and dames, including Silver Ferns coach Dame Noeline Taurua and economist Professor Dame Marilyn Waring, have been created in today’s New Year’s Honours List. Read more »

Update – homicide investigation launched in Christchurch

Press Release – New Zealand Police

A homicide investigation is under way in Christchurch after a woman found critically injured this morning died from her injuries. Read more »

Social Credit Promises Action On Christchurch Rail Plan

Press Release – Social Credit

The government’s recently released draft NZ Rail Plan totally ignores the need for passenger rail in Christchurch.

While the former National government aimed to neuter rail, the new plan recognises the need for investment in rail – something the rest of the world has been doing for years – but the needs of Canterbury have been ignored. Read more »

Police investigate after woman found critically injured

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police are investigating after a woman was found critically injured in Orchard Road, Christchurch this morning.

Emergency services were called to the location shortly before 6.50am. Read more »

New Years Day protest at Warkworth Rodeo

Press Release – Direct Animal Action

Anti-rodeo protesters will demonstrate outside the Warkworth Rodeo on New Year’s Day 2020 for the fifth year in a row. Read more »

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