Sideline jabs


- A TV documentary The Forgotten General on Kiwi WWI military commander Sir Andrew Russell was of special interest to local Katie Deans – she’s his great-great-granddaughter. 

– Having All Blacks Andrew Hore and Tony Woodcock front for Maniototo created banter at the Recreation Ground. After a Hore crooked lineout throw, a heckler yelled: “No wonder the Highlanders are losing.” 

– Local TV journalists Leanne Malcolm and Tsehai Tiffin had separate parties in the Wakatipu last Saturday to celebrate their 50th birthdays. 

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