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.
He’s spent 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?
Music review: New music from Amy Shark
Amy Shark is an Aussie indie pop singer-songwriter, but don’t let that make her sound small-time. She’s just released her new album ‘Cry Forever' which features collaborations...
Mike Yardley: Blazing Trails in Tasman Bay
If you’re crafting plans for some fresh and sublime adventures this spring and summer, sun-splashed Tasman Bay, at the top of the South, is a spell-binding proposition....
Book review: Tall Bones and Sharon Stone's new book
Book reviewer Catherine Raynes has been reading The Beauty of Living Twice by Sharon Stone and Tall Bones by Anna Bailey.LISTEN ABOVE
How to care for kids post-separation
Relationships expert Steven Dromgool has been talking to Jack Tame about the best ways to care for kids post-separation. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Ruud Klein: Growing fruit in small spaces
Planting fruit producing systems in small spaces Last week, we looked at saving space in the garden and still grow fruit trees. One of the topics was grafting fruit...
Paul Stenhouse: Trump's social media ban
Trump is forced to stay off Facebook & Instagram for now The basics of the ruling was that the board believes that Facebook did the right thing - suspending the...
Screentime: Ronald and Beatrix, Utopia and The Masked Singer
Roald and Beatrix: Dawn French and Rob Brydon star in this heartwarming TV film inspired by the true events of Roald Dahl’s childhood meeting with Beatrix Potter...
Mum from the movie "Lion" on why she chose to adopt
To celebrate Mother's Day, here is an incredible true story about an Australian mother, her adopted child from India Saroo, and his life-long search for his birth...
Film review: Locked Down and Twist
Movie reviewer Francesca Rudking has been watching COVID-themed heist movie Locked Down, and modern take on Oliver Twist; Twist.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Nici Wickes: Mother’s Day Sticky buns
Mother’s Day Sticky buns This is one of the simplest and quickest sticky bun recipes I know and the buns are top notch. Makes 9 large buns Topping ½ cup brown...
Kevin Milne: How COVID's affecting my personal style
Kevin Milne's made a special purchase this week - and he's got a high-profile epidimiologist to thank for his new personal style. LISTEN ABOVE
Jack Tame: Joe Biden's quiet success
He’s only been in the job three months but once again this week Joe Biden showed why he might actually accomplish more change than any President in decades. Biden...
Film review: Land and James and Isey
Movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin has been watching Land and Kiwi documentary James and Isey.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Book review: The Bone Code and Empire of Pain
Book reiewer Catherine Raynes has been reading The Bone Code by Kathy Reichs Empire of Pain by Patrick Radden Keffe.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Fruit trees for space saving in your garden
Fruit trees for the smaller garden (and balcony!) With the tinyfication of backyards, sections and driveways there is often no room for a grand-old apple tree,...
Mike Yardley: Nature's beauty in Taranaki
Richly blessed with world-beating nature trails, my first dose of outdoorsy soft adventure was on New Plymouth’s universally feted Coastal Walkway, the envy of many...
Recycling made better
Reuse, Reduce, Rethink, Recycle. Recycle is at the bottom of the chain as there are much better ways for cutting down on waste. But when we do recycle then let’s...
Dr Bryan Betty on kidney disease
Dozens of patients who spend at least 12 hours a week hooked up to a life-saving machine are devastated Greenlane Hospital's renal unit is closing. For them it's...
Renowned style blogger makes Wellington home
About a year ago, internationally renowned fashion blogger Garance Dore’s travels suddenly stopped. Nothing unusual about that, except the French-born and usually...
Nici Wickes: Potato, leek & pear bake
Potato, leek & pear bake A true autumn dish – potatoes, pears & leeks baked with stock and cream for a comforting dish that will go with anything! Serves 4 1...
Move over e-scooter - here comes the moped!
First there were Lime Scooters, now there are Lime Mopeds After a successful launch in Washington DC, Lime is starting the rollout of electric mopeds in New York...
What we can all learn from Amazon
Amazon's profits more than tripled in the first quarter of 2021, as the pandemic continued to boost its online retail, cloud and advertising businesses. The tech...
Screentime: New Attenborough doco and Drag Race comes Down Under!
Screen Queen Tara Ward has some TV picks for your weekend. Life in Colour with David Attenborough: Using the latest camera technology, David Attenborough’s latest...
Kevin Milne: Calls to hike cell phone driving fines
Kevin Milne's spent a bit of time at the panel beater recently - and he reckons a good proportion of car accidents are caused by drivers who're using their phones....
Jack Tame: My run for National party leadership
I’m broadcasting to you from Wellington this morning. I was here celebrating with my colleagues last night for the Press Gallery’s 150th anniversary celebration....