Last updated: 23 february, 2011 - 15:01 GMT

Dean of Christchurch Cathedral on New Zealand quake

Christchurch cathedral, New Zealand

Christchurch Cathedral was badly damaged in Tuesday's earthquake

Seventy-five people are now known to have died and up to 300 are still missing after a devastating earthquake hit the New Zealand city of Christchurch on Tuesday.

One of the most poignant images of the disaster is that of the city's cathedral which was badly hit.

The dean, Reverend Peter Beck, described being caught in the building as the north spire fell.

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First broadcast 23 February 2011

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