28 Mar 2022

Repairs reach major milestone at Christ Church Cathedral

From Checkpoint, 5:56 pm on 28 March 2022

Restoration work on the Christ Church Cathedral has hit a big milestone, with construction crews removing the crossing roof in their bid to stabilise the building.

They hope the church is safe enough for workers to go inside by Christmas - for the first time since it was badly damaged in the 2011 earthquake.

Reporter Jean Edwards and cameraman Nate McKinnon took a look.