A view west down Gloucester Street from Latimer Square. The large empty site on the left was formerly Securities House, Latimer View House, the Mike Pero car yard and a gym. The empty block on the left was former home to Winnie Bagoes and Radio Network House. The Manchester St car park can be seen at the centre of this image. The city's two tallest remaining buildings can be see behind; the Rendezvous Hotel on the left and the Forsyth Barr building, right.
Sunday August 5 2012 ... A short series of ear-shattering explosions was all it took to demolish Radio Network House. Christchurch. The 14-storey building is now a pile of rubble between Manchester St and Latimer Square.
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