A “who’s who” of New Zealand turns out for the broadcaster's funeral in Auckland this afternoon. UPDATED
Prime Minister John Key says Sir Paul was a "trailblazer in New Zealand journalism".
"I will miss him. It's a sad day come too soon."
The broadcaster's family have gathered in Hawke's Bay to be with him.
Rod Vaughan recalls a "brittle, egotistical but never boring" broadcaster. UPDATED with audio: Rod Vaughan talks about his time working alongside Sir Paul.
Broadcaster is among seven new knights and two dames that includes Owen Glenn, Wendy Pye, Mark Todd and Ngai Tahu leader Mark Solomon.
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