FLAG DE­BATE GOES ON

Matamata Chronicle - - Conversations - Alan Keatinge, Mata­mata

Your correspondent Derek Lug­ton is mis­taken in say­ing New Zealan­ders are known as Sil­ver ferns all over the word. Ev­ery­one knows New Zealan­ders are known as Kiwi’s world wide yet sadly there is no sign of a kiwi on the de­signs pre­sented.

As for his state­ment that $26 mil­lion is a drop in the ocean, maybe not to a mil­lion­aire like John Key but would make a huge dif­fer­ence to some needy cause in­stead of wast­ing it on this use­less pro­ject of his.

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