Story: Manawatū and Horowhenua places

Tom Scott

Tom Scott

Born and raised in Manawatū, cartoonist Tom Scott adds his perspective to a debate about Palmerston North’s quality of life, triggered by visiting British comedian John Cleese’s dismissal of the city as boring, after a visit early in 2006.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
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Cartoon by Tom Scott

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Manawatū and Horowhenua places - Palmerston North', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 20 April 2024)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 22 Apr 2015