Canterbury Mornings with John MacDonald
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Every weekday join the new voice of local issues on Canterbury Mornings with John MacDonald, 9am-12pm weekdays.
It’s all about the conversation with John, as he gets right into the things that get our community talking.
If it’s news you’re after, backing John is the combined power of the Newstalk ZB and New Zealand Herald news teams. Meaning when it comes to covering breaking news – you will not beat local radio.
With two decades experience in communications based in Christchurch, John also has a deep understanding of and connections to the Christchurch and Canterbury commercial sector.
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Politics Friday: Megan Woods and Gerry Brownlee on Public Finance Amendment bill
In today's Politics Friday interview, John MacDonald was joined by Megan Woods and Gerry Brownlee to discuss ICU capacity in New Zealand and the Proposed Public...
Judith Collins: National leader on vaccination incentives and the party leadership
During his weekly chat with National Party Leader Judith Collins, John MacDonald quizzed her about an incentive to increase our vaccination rate, the National Party...
Politics Friday: Gerry Brownlee and Duncan Webb on SailGP, GDP and AUUKUS
On this week's Politics Friday, Canterbury Mornings host John MacDonald caught up with National's Gerry Brownlee and Labour's Duncan Webb, discussing the Sail GP...
Judith Collins responds to former press secretary Janet Wilson's interview
John MacDonald had his weekly interview with National Party Leader, Judith Collins. They discussed the Māori Party petition to rename New Zealand to Aotearoa, the...
Judith Collins: One year on from taking National leadership
National Party leader Judith Collins joined John MacDonald for her regular slot on the one year anniversary of her taking over the party leadership. She told John...
Collins: Human Rights Commissioner has shown a complete lack of judgement
National says the Human Rights Commissioner needs to resign. Leader Judith Collins says Jacinda Ardern needs to give Paul Hunt the boot, or he should choose to hang...
Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel will not seek another term
Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel will not seek re-election, saying she would have needed her late husband by her side to stand again next year. Dalziel has held...
Dr Dame Sue Bagshaw: 'Not surprised' by Christchurch Girls' High survey
More than a quarter of Christchurch Girls' High School students say they've been sexually harassed more than 10 times and more than 20 students say they have been...
Lianne Dalziel pays tribute to Sir Bob Parker after his emotional interview
The current Christchurch mayor has paid tribute to her predecessor, Sir Bob Parker. The former Christchurch Mayor - whose prominence boomed following the Christchurch...