Andrew Dickens Monday Afternoons
12PM - 4PMMon
ANDREW DICKENS MONDAY AFTERNOONS
With decades of broadcasting experience behind him, Andrew Dickens has worked around the world across multiple radio genres.
His bold, sharp and energetic approach is always informative and entertaining.
Kicking off with The Hour, Andrew gives you a comprehensive wrap from around the country of the key news items, events and opinion.
This is followed by in-depth discussion and debate throughout the afternoon with a special focus on issues affecting everyday Kiwis.
Andrew’s bold, dynamic and energetic approach is always informative and entertaining.
Andrew Dickens: Greenies must accept environment can't trump human need
Well, here we go again with another virtue signalling stoush between greenies and progress. A battle is brewing between Auckland’s Watercare and environmentalists...
Andrew Dickens: Government's actions on climate change is insignificant
The Government has ordered a review of defence spending. They say they’re looking for efficiencies and to ensure the spending is of the highest quality and they...
Andrew Dickens: We're living in an age of propaganda
So it’s suddenly summer. I say this because I was watching Serena Williams of television yesterday winning the ASB Classic and finally her dress wasn’t blowing...
Controversy over Thunberg's 'overcrowded' train photo
Climate activist Greta Thunberg and Germany's national railway company created a tweetstorm Sunday after she posted a photo of herself sitting on the floor of a...
Andrew Dickens: 'Brawler' Bridges the only winner in Faafoi fiasco
So after the Faafoi fiasco the question is who were the winners and who were the losers. To my mind, the biggest loser was the celebrity who leaked his own pleading...
Andrew Dickens: Infrastructure spend-up will be Robertson's big test
Did Grant Robertson die and go to heaven? After a winter of discontent, a new spring has sprung for the Finance Minister. Grumpy old ANZ, the bank that has always...
Andrew Dickens: Ports of Auckland debate misses the point
Moving the Ports of Auckland is a no-brainer, it's just a pity that all the discussion so far has no brain and based on the wrong things. On Tuesday Northland Regional...
Dickens: Report on disabled people shows Wellbeing Govt's true priorities
New Zealanders have always been good at looking after the little guy. We’ve prided ourselves on our charity. Remember Telethons? We’ve reached out to the dispossessed. Remember...
Andrew Dickens: New Zealand has become muddled over guns
We seem to have got into a bit of a muddle over guns and it seems to be getting worse. After the March terror attacks using the infamous AR 15, a semi-automatic...