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Port Hills fire - In pictures

One of the biggest fires in Christchurch's history swept through the Port Hills above the city last week. Here it is, in pictures.

Big week for Christchurch

It's a big week for events in Christchurch with a rock concert, international cricket and the earthquake memorial service on the calendar.

Standing ovation for firefighters

Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel said it was heart-warming to see the firefighters and others on the frontlines receive a standing ovation at a public meeting today.

Smoky smell "no threat to health"

Port Hills residents affected by this week’s fires are being reassured the smell of smoke in their homes is not a serious health threat.

Run to Remember cancelled

The annual earthquake memorial Run to Remember event through the Port Hills has been cancelled due to the Port Hills fire.

Your guide to weekend event

The Port Hills fire has made it a stressful week for many, but if you're looking to relax over the weekend here's our guide to what's on.