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Moving celebrations out of Waitangi: New PM warms to Seymour's idea

Maori trade unionist, AUT history professor, NBR readers also back ACT leader's plan.

Fri, 03 Feb 2017

New Prime Minister Bill English seems to be coming around to ACT leader David Seymour's plan to move Waitangi Day celebrations away from Waitangi.

Over the summer break, Mr Seymour again floated the idea of a different iwi hosting each year.

He told NBR that John Key had not supported the

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