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?
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Music review: Halsey's new album 'Manic'
Music reviewer Andrew Dickens has been listening to Halsey's new album, Manic. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Book review: Josephines Garden and Dear Edward
Josephines Garden by Stephanie Parkin France, 1794. In the aftermath of the bloody end to the French Revolution, Rose de Beauharnais stumbles from prison on the...
Mike Yardley: Staying healthy in the air
Mike Yardley's been looking at how you can stay healthy on your travels. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Steven Dromgool: How to have a happy Valentine's Day
Relationship expert Steven Dromgool's been looking at how to have a happy Valentine's Day. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Ruud Kleinpaste: Looking after NZ's birds of prey
Ruud's been visiting Wingspan in Rotorua, which is a centre that looks after New Zealand's birds of prey. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Wine with Bob Campbell: Vidal 2018 Chardonnay
Vidal 2018 Chardonnay, Hawke’s Bay $15.99 Why I chose it: Chardonnay 2nd most consumed NZ varietal Good “stand-by” wine because its popular Food friendly My...
Paul Stenhouse: Voting from your smart phone
In Seattle, you'll be able to do democracy on your phone You won't be able to vote for the President.. but you will be able to vote for what's effectively Seattle's...
Screentime: The Dead Lands, Avenue 5 and Cheer
The Dead Lands: Based on the global film of the same name, the series follows Waka Nuku Rau, a murdered Māori warrior who’s sent back to the world of the living...
Annie Grace's Alcohol Experiment: How to give up alcohol in 30 days
As Kiwis recover from a Christmas and summer break likely full of alcohol and barbecues at the beach, one woman believes she's found the secret to giving up - or...
Film review: Bombshell and Underwater
Movie reviewer Chris Schulz has been giving Francesca his thoughts on new movies Bombshell and Underwater. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Nici Wickes: Stonefruit & ricotta tart
Stonefruit & ricotta tart This is a total summer treat using lovely Central Otago stone fruit – peaches, nectarines or apricots. Serves 8-10 1 sheet pre-rolled...
Francesca Rudkin: Why are we so underprepared for tourists?
This week, many parents around the country will be breathing a sigh of relief as kids begin drifting back to school. A bit of routine will be good for all of us,...
Kevin Milne: Cancer drug rules "grossly unfair"
Kevin Milne has been looking at 'grossly unfair' rules surrounding cancer medication. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Francesca Rudkin: Local actors shouldn't be prioritised over the best talent
The Lord of the Rings television series is an Amazon production that’s going to be filmed in New Zealand, and it’s predicted to be the most expensive TV series ever...
Andrew Dickens: New music by FINNEAS
Andrew Dickens has been reviewing the new album by artist FINNEAS, "Shelter". LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Book review: American Dirt and The Other Bennet Sister
American Dirt, Jeanine CumminsLydia Quixano Pérez lives in the Mexican city of Acapulco. She runs a bookstore. She has a son, Luca, the love of her life, and a wonderful...
Mike Yardley: Safaris in South Africa
Mike Yardley has been on safari in Kruger.LISTEN TO HIS TIPS ABOVE
Ruud Kleinpaste: Growing the best tomatoes
Growing the best tomatoes It’s great to have a go at these fruit – there are many many varieties too and everybody has their favourite ones. But there are some...
Hannah McQueen: Helping kids into property investment
Do you have a mini-magnate at your house? Enable Me's Hannah McQueen has been looking at how can encourage your kids' property aspirations.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Paul Stenhouse: Why can't we edit on Twitter?
Microsoft's new Internet browser is rolling out It' still called Microsoft Edge, but it's got a whole new type of technology that's powering it. It's actually the...
Screentime: The New Pope, 4 Weddings and a Funeral, Dracula
The New Pope: HBO’s new series set in the world of the modern papacy is a follow on from the 2016 hit The Young Pope, with an all-star cast that includes Jude Law...
Sean Carroll: We're all existing in parallel universes
The strange thing about this morning’s guest Sean Carroll, is there is more than one of him.In fact, he thinks there’s an infinite number of Sean Carrolls, all existing...
Nici Wickes: Ham and Egg Pie
Ham & Egg Pie Use up any leftover ham in this take on the old favourite bacon and egg pie. The thick cut ham makes it better than the original I reckon. Serves...
Kevin Milne: Can you correctly draw the NZ map?
Could you draw a fairly accurate map of NZ? Kevin Milne's been looking at how we're all getting it wrong.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Film review: 1917 and Bad Boys for Life
Film critic Chris Schulz has been taking a look at 1917 and Bad Boys for Life. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE