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Bringing Linwood Cemetery Alive!

Read All About It!

Here are articles that have appeared in the media about The Friends of Linwood Cemetery and Linwood Cemetery in general.  Thank you to Tony Krsinic for the articles from 2006-2009 and Jen Goldsworthy for the earliest ones.

The content of articles written by ourselves that appear in publications can be found in this website and articles focusing on a person’s biography will be linked to their plot entry as this part of our website is developed.

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Connected (Plains FM, 16th October 2012) No longer available.  Text appears in Holding Hope Together – Celebrating the contribution of the non profit sector in rebuilding Christchurch communities 2014 pub: Council of Social Services in Christchurch (now SEWN) ISBN 978-0-473-30283-2

Cemeteries face long wait for repairs (The Press, 3rd October 2012)

Damaged graves may not be repaired, expert says (The Press, 18th May 2011)

Cold Case’s Final Chapter (The Star, 13th April 2017)

the-press-anzac-day ANZAC Commemoration (The Press, Tuesday 26th April 2011, page 3)

coastal-mail-26th-january-2011 (Coastal Mail, 26th January 2011)

christchurch-mail-12th-january-2011 (Christchurch Mail, 12th January 2011, page 5)

chch-mail-8-dec-2010 Summer Working Bee (Christchurch Mail, 8th December 2010)

chch-mail14-july-2010-page-20 Kids Fest (Christchurch Mail, 14th July 2010, page 20)

open-gates-newspaper-article Open Gates Ceremony (Christchurch Mail, 7th October 2009)

article-re-vandalism-april-09 Vandalism (Christchurch Mail, 22nd April 2009)

linwood-cemetery-historical-research-project Oral History Project (Christchurch Mail, June 2007)

restoration-plan-may-2006 Block Markers (Christchurch Mail, May 2006)

22-dec-2002-pegasus-post_900x900 Linwood Intermediate Award (Pegasus Post, 22December 2002)

8th-jan-2002-the-press_900x900 (The Press, January 8th 2002)

3-jan-2002-another-scan-of-page_900x900 (The Press, 3rd January 2002)

12-feb-2000_900x900Linwood Cemetery Tramline (Publication unknown, 12th February 2000)

Updated 26th August 2018 by Alexandra.