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?
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....
Book review: Churchill and Son, The Castaways
Book reviewer Catherine Raynes has been reading Churchill and Son by Josh Ireland, and The Castaways by Lucy Clarke.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Music review: London Grammar release new album
British indie-pop band London Grammar are planning to play Vector Arena in March next year. If you want to take a listen and get on board the hype around a real-life...
Steven Dromgool: When your parents come before your partner
Relationship expert Steven Dromgool has been talking about caring for your parents - and the impact that can have on your other relationships. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Mike Yardley: Free-roaming South Taranaki
Mike Yardley has been sharing his tips for the best way to go free-roaming South Taranaki. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Hannah McQueen: Influencers could be taxed for their loot
The IRD's sent a warning shot to influencers - you could be liable to pay tax on your freebies. Enable Me's Hannah McQueen has been looking into who might be at...
Ruud Kleinpaste: Time to plant winter crops
Winter crops need planting There’s still some warmth in soil so it’s a good time to get planting. If you are in south, maybe get some punnets, rather than sowing...
Paul Stenhouse: Apple launches the AirTag
Apple's launched a brand new product: AirTag If you lose things, or want some added peace of mind, then Apple's AirTag is for you. It's a small tracking device...
Screentime: Mare of Easttown Creamerie and Starstruck
Tara Ward's got some TV picks for your weekend. Mare of Easttown: Kate Winslet stars in this gritty drama about a detective from Pennsylvania who tries her best...
Comedian Chris Parker on finding fame in felting
Comedian Chris Parker spent 2020 getting famous in the most 2020 way possible: making vidoes about life in lockdown and posting them to instagram. Specifically he...
Nici Wickes: Greek sweet cheese pies
GORGEOUS GREEK SWEET CHEESE PIES This recipe is inspired by the Greek tradition of using soft, fresh cheeses in sweet pastries – in fact it was the way I started...
Film review: Six Minutes to Midnight and Stowaway
Movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin has been watching Eddie Izzard's war thriller Six Minutes to Midnight and Netflix movie Stowaway.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Kevin Milne: Lip reading royals is a gross invasion
Kevin Milne's been watching coverage of Prince Philip's funeral, and he's unimpressed at the attempts to lip read Princes Harry and William's reunion. LISTEN TO...