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: Another week of lockdown, another $1 billion down the drain
Here we are in yet another Monday of decision and it seems that the powerhouse of Auckland is going to remain in lockdown longer yet as the long tail of Covid seems...
Andrew Dickens: Our Covid battles are about preventing a healthcare meltdown
It started on Friday. First I saw my neighbour struggling down the street on crutches. He'd had a knee operation at a private hospital. It was the last operation...
Is it ok to charge your kids rent?
A mother in the US has felt the wrath of parents worldwide after revealing on TikTok that she charges her 7 year old daughter rent to teach her the value of money. Felicia...
Andrew Dickens: The link between our border plans and Amazon pulling out
So since I last spoke with you the Government have announced their plan to transition towards more open borders and Amazon have decided to pull the Lord of the Rings...
Andrew Dickens: Australia's Delta nightmare is one we have somehow avoided
This morning I was driving to work listening to Steve Price talking to Mike Hosking at 8.40am. It wasn’t a pleasant listen. What’s happening across the Tasman...
Andrew Dickens: If I Were Immigration Minister
Sometimes I wonder how we have become the architects of so many bad administrative decisions. This is the story of British GP Ann Solomon which featured in the...
Andrew Dickens: City and rural need to unite, not divide over issues
In the aftermath of the farmer protests on Friday, some tempers have been running high as farmers allege city residents don’t understand them. But in fact, there...
Andrew Dickens: Why are American ferrets getting the Pfizer jab before us?
So look at that: the Pfizer vaccines that we were freaking out about arrived. Not only that, they arrived two days early. So what was all that panic about? We only...
Andrew Dickens: NZ, Aus being punished for Covid success with slow vaccine rollout
Here we are with lockdown's popping up across Australasia. The Delta variant is causing some havoc amongst two nations universally praised for their handling of...
Andrew Dickens: Winston's back sounding like your drunk uncle on Christmas Day
So Winston’s back for another crack. I never doubted it. The man’s constitution and energy are only matched by his ego. And he’s a worker. I’ve always liked Winston...