PCHin the spotlight
What the media says about us
“Watch: Could council save Phillipstown School for 50 community groups?”CTV
“New community space to continually evolve. Opening day of the new community space at the Phillipstown Community Hub; Kotahitanga.”The Press
“Phillipstown Community Hub volunteers constructed the earth oven last month which will serve the community fresh bread in a few weeks once the clay has dried out.”CTV
“Watch: Former Phillipstown School turned into community hub”CTV
“Watch: Uncertainty for the Phillipstown Community Hub’s meeting place.”Metro News
“After months of protests, public appeals, and a legal battle, Phillipstown School closed its doors for the last time at the end of 2014 after 137 years of serving the local community.”RNZ
“Brand new signage designed by CPIT students was launched Saturday May 23 at the new Phillipstown Community Hub open day, to help the Christchurch eastern suburb overhaul its image.”Ara
“Phillipstown Community Hub to expand with gathering space”The Press
The Phillipstown Community Centre Charitable Trust spoke yesterday at the Linwood-Central-Heathcote Community Board Meeting regarding the future of Lancaster Park. The Phillipstown Community Centre Charitable Trust was established in 1999 essentially to connect local...
At this year's Matariki celebrations, we trialed a system with our rubbish, aiming to recycle or compost as much as possible. Our volunteer Sarah reports on its success below! Aim: to recycle or compost as much waste as possible. I set up a number of bins the day...
Since 2015, the Hub has been honored by the visits of a good number of MPs, Ministers and Elected Members. The Prime Minister herself has been to the Hub twice. Unfortunately, not all those visits have happened in pleasant circumstances, in fact some of them we would...