Three more names released following Christchurch earthquake
Three more names released following Christchurch
Police have today confirmed the
identities of a further three people who died in the
REDOBLE, 30 (male), of the Philippines
Yoko SAKURAI, 27
(female), of Japan
Susan Lyn SELWAY, 50 (female), of
This brings the total number of names
released to 169.
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Pukeahu Park : ANZAC 100th Anniversary Dawn Service In Pictures
Roughly 18,000 people gathered this morning at Pukeahu Memorial Park for the Anzac day centenary. Anticipating the large turnout, patrons arrived as early as 4.30. It was virtually impossible to get near the Memorial after 5am. By 6, the crowds on Taranaki Street had stretched as far back as the Z Petrol station.
The screens erected around the park displayed the live events to those who had turned up. The heat generated by the huge number of people caused many to take a turn. Medics and ambulances were on hand for the fainting crowd members. Only twenty minutes into the ceremony, one medic said they had already dealt with 15 to 20 spells. More>>
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