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Jane Blaikie

Jane Blaikie was born in New Plymouth and studied finance and journalism, but she turned down a job at the Financial Times in London to return home and gut cod on the back of a boat off Stewart Island.


What’s true? What’s false? Jane Blaikie turned down a job at the ‘Financial Times’ in London. What did she do instead?
She gutted cod on a boat off Stewart Island.
She wrote for a rival paper.
No, not this one.
She travelled with a jazz band.
Not quite – try again!
She studied politics.
Sorry, this isn’t correct.

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