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This week in Christchurch history (29 June to 5 July)

29 June 1951
First regular South Island trans-Tasman flights begin from Melbourne to Christchurch.

30 June 1849
Canterbury’s first “industrial action” – Maori road workers in Evans Pass (constructing a road across the Port Hills) go on strike as a reaction to verbal abuse and dismissals. 141 more words


Big Brother Episode 2: A Different Game

It’s time for part two of the Big Brother Season Premiere!  As soon as the recap from the first episode is done, Julie jumps right into it all by introducing the next six people who are about to enter the house.  1,134 more words

The Telltale Mind


Kenyan Rapper Juliani from the Slums of Nairobi, Emmanuel Jal, the rapper with a past as a child soldier in Sudan, songstress Vanessa Mdee from Tanzania and singer Syssi Mananga from Congo-Brazzaville. Together they #StandForElephants

Kennedy Has A New Roommate!

One of our co-workers Vanessa is in-between leases at the moment, so Kennedy offered up her place in the interim.

Listen here to find out what it’s like to live with Kennedy! 24 more words


This week in Christchurch history (22 to 28 June)

22 June 1954
Pauline Parker and Juliet Hulme murder Parker’s mother in Victoria Park. Their subsequent trial was one of the most sensational in the city’s history. 193 more words