Saturday Morning with Jack Tame
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SATURDAY MORNINGS WITH JACK TAME
The only way to start your weekend!
Jack Tame is a media juggernaut who shows no sign of slowing down.
Not only does he host his own radio show, Jack also co-host's TVNZ's Breakfast and writes for the Herald on Sunday.
He’s just returned from 5 years in New York where he was based as TVNZ’s US Correspondent.
Jack’s crisp perspective, style and enthusiasm makes for refreshing and entertaining Saturday morning radio.
News, sport, books, music, gardens and celebrities – what better way to spend your Saturdays?
Kate Hawkesby: Peacock Peters should learn to be humble
Kate Hawkesby was in for Jack Tame this week and opened the show with her take on the eventual election result and the process it took to get one. LISTEN ABOVE
Kiwi singer Kimbra on her new album and book: It's about everyone standing up
New Zealand singer/songwriter Kimbra is about to drop her new album and has just taken part in a new book celebrating the views and experiences of 200 diverse women...
Catherine Raynes' book review: Munich and Force of Nature
Catherine Raynes joined Kate Hawkesby this morning to discuss two new books. Munich by Robert Harris, Penguin $38 Force of Nature by Jane Harper, Pan Macmillan...
Movie Reviews: Maudie, Home Again
NZ Herald reviewer Francesca Rudkin joins Kate Hawkesby to talk about some of new releases, including Maudie starring Sally Hawkins and Ethan Hawke, and Home Again...
Nici Wickes: Homemade healthy Thai sausages
In Thailand you find these sticky smoky spicy pork sausages - sai ua - being sold in local markets and they are easy to replicate at home. Makes 8-10 long thin...
Ruud Kleinpaste: Restoring pest-free New Zealand Collaboratively
If we are to preserve our country’s biodiversity, we’ll need to work together on many fronts. The problem caused by introduced pests (rats, stoats, possums, ferrets,...
Francesca Rudkin: The Mountain between us
NZ Herald reviewer Francesca Rudkin joins Jack Tame to talk about some of the new releases. The Mountain Between Us starring Idris Elba and Kate Winslet, Francesca’s...
Nici Wickes: Mince and aged cheddar for Cheese Month
It’s cheese month for October, a month where we celebrate the exceptional cheese NZ is producing from the likes of Puhoi Valley Cheese, Over the Moon, Barrys Bay...
Dawn French on turning 60 and her 'big, fat, scruffy' new book
This fantastic and heartwarmingly personal book isn’t the only thing Dawn has to celebrate this October, as marks her 60th birthday. This milestone is present in...
Programme Info October 8 2017
FRANCESCA RUDKIN: Movies Blade Runner 2029 - Starring Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Sylvia Hoeks, Robin Wright, Jared Leto and Dave Bautista Francesca's...
Ruud Kleinpaste on National Gardening week: Give it a go
Dust off the gloves. Dig out the spade. Get ready to get your hands dirty. National Gardening Week is coming up 6th-13th October. The Week aims to foster...
Francesca Rudkin: Blade Runner and Final Portrait
NZ Herald reviewer Francesca Rudkin joins Jack Tame to talk about some of the new releases. Blade Runner 2029 - Starring Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas,...
Nici Wickes: Food facials
Yoghurt Cleanser – mix 3 tablespoons natural yoghurt, 1 tablespoon honey (pref manuka), 1 tsp lemon juice Coconut coffee exfoliant – mix 3 tablespoons coconut oil,...
Cara Delevingne on new book: Being a teen hard but also great
Model, actor and singer Cara Delevingne can now add author to her list of achievements with the release of her new book 'Mirror, Mirror' which she describes as a...
Nici Wickes: Asparagus and bacon crumble
This is such a beautiful little dish! It sings with the flavours of spring and has all the things I love in a light lunch or supper – crunchiness, saltiness and...
Kevin Milne: Why is the tail wagging the dog?
Kevin Milne joined Jack Tame to discuss why he suspects the MMP system might not be best for New Zealand politics. LISTEN TO THE FULL INTERVIEW ABOVE
Wheel Black's new challenge: Taking on the NY Marathon
In 1999 Dan Buckingham was enjoying life as an 18-year old Uni student when things changed quite dramatically. A casual game of rugby with his mates ended with a...
Jack Tame: Elon Musk's ambitious vision for the future
Jack Tame opened his show this weekend by exploring the tech tycoon Elon Musk's ambition to use rockets as a means of planetary, and interplanetary transport.
Programme Info 30 September 2017
FRANCESCA RUDKIN: Movies Kingsmen: The Golden Circle - starring Taron Egerton, Colin Firth, Mark Strong, Channing Tatum, Halle Berry, Jeff Bridges, Julianne Moore, ...
Programme Info September 23rd
SPECIAL GUEST: Al Brown - chef and author His new book is Eat Up New Zealand, Allen & Unwin $65 He's touring with the book: 1 Oct – Queenstown 2 Oct – Wanaka...
Book Reviews: Chasing the Cup, The Mummy Bloggers
Catherine Raynes joins Jack Tame to review: 'Chasing the Cup - My America’s Cup Journey' by Jimmy Spithill and 'The Mummy Bloggers' by Holly Wainwright
Al Brown on his new book 'Eat up New Zealand'
Al Brown - chef and author's new book is Eat Up New Zealand, Allen & Unwin $65 He is touring the book with these dates: 1 Oct – Queenstown 2 Oct – Wanaka and...
Mike Yardley: Heritage to relish in Montreal
The island metropolis of Montreal prides itself on being Canada’s most eclectic and cosmopolitan city, a city of style and elegance with a cracking culinary scene,...
Francesca Rudkin: Lego Ninjago, Emoji Movie and Kedi
NZ Herald reviewer Francesca Rudkin joins Jack Tame to talk about some of the new releases. They first talk about The Lego Ninjago Movie - with the voices of Olivia...
Kevin Milne: The stories of flight attendants
Kevin Milne doesn't regret much - but he does have one about never working as a flight attendant. Why? Well, the people they meet, and the stories they could tell...