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: Delta Goodrem's Christmas album
Music reviewer Estelle Clifford has been listening to Delta Goodrem's surprise Christmas album.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Books with Catherine Raynes: Top summer reads
Catherine Raynes has some picks for sumer reading:Fiction The Evening and the Morning - Ken Follett A Tine for Mercy - John Grisham The searcher- Tana French This...
Mike Yardley: A year of Covid travels
Resident traveller Mike Yardley has been reflecting on a year of travels in Covid times.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Malcolm Rands: Wrap it up
Wrap it up Doesn’t it bug you to see the mounds of plastic ribbons going into the rubbish on Christmas morning? Or make you uncomfortable to wonder just how they...
Ruud Kleinpaste: Taking a closer look at the Pohutukawa
Air traffic Control Heading towards summer there are soooo many shrubs, climbers and trees in flower, luring in pollinators and other organisms, interested in the...
Dr Bryan Betty: Cutting back on sugar
It may be time for all the Christmas treats, but Dr Bryan Betty wants us to keep our sugar intake in check.He's a GP, medical director for the College of GPs and...
Paul Stenhouse: Avoiding holiday hackers
We’re going to be hearing a lot more about the hack of the US government The more details that come out, the worse this is getting. US intelligence says Russian...
Screentime: Bridgerton, Yellowstone, Vicar of Dibley in Lockdown
Bridgerton: Shonda Rhimes’ first Netflix production is a sumptuous period drama set during the Regency era in England, as eight close-knit siblings of the powerful Bridgerton family...
Delta Goodrem surprising fans with a Christmas album
If you’re after some new Christmas music, Delta Goodrem is here to deliver. She spent lockdown looking forward to the festive season with her family, and produced...
Nici Wickes: Summer pantry essentials
Nici Wickes has got a list of things you should have on hand this summer: Dairy Parmesan cheese Greek yoghurt Sour cream / cream cheese / creme fraiche Pantry Olive...
Francesca Rudkin: Movie picks for summer
Movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin has been watching Wonder Woman 84, A Call to Spy, Blithe Spirit, and The Thief and the Painter.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Kevin Milne: Was 2020 so bad after all?
Kevin Milne's not so sure 2020 was as bad as we're making out. He's been talking to Jack Tame about some of the good things that came out of this year.LISTEN TO...
Jack Tame: My biggest takeaway from Covid-19
At the end of the nationwide pandemic lockdown, I sat down in my spare bedroom and recorded myself speaking for an hour. Maybe it sounds a bit silly, but I just...
Music review: New album from the Smashing Pumpkins
Music reviewer Estelle Clifford has been listening to the Smashing Pumpkins’ eleventh studio album "Cyr".LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Steven Dromgool: Cultivating gratitude
Relationships expert Steven Dromgool has some tips on cultivating gratitude in the festive season. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Book review: The Dressmaker of Paris and Hidden in Plain Sight
Book reviewer Catherine Raynes has been reading The dressmaker of Paris by Georgia Kaufman and Hidden in Plain Sight by Jeffrey Archer.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Mike Yardley: Summer in Cromwell
Travel writer Mike Yardley has some tips for summer in Cromwell.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Ruud Kleinpaste: Bag moths
Bag moths Ever wondered what it's like, living in a bag? There are many different species that live in bags or cases for prolonged periods of time and the cool...
Paul Stenhouse: Self-driving cars in San Francisco
Apple's expensive holiday surprise It was a genuine apple surprise - the AirPod Max headphones were announced on Monday.. just in time for Christmas shopping! But...
Hannah McQueen: Fixing your finances in 2021
enable.me's Hannah McQueen has some tips for you, if you're going to put ‘finances’ on your New Year resolution list. If you want more personalised advice, you can...
Screentime: Your Honour, ESPN Films and Tiny Pretty Things
Screen Queen Tara Ward has some picks for your weekend watching: Your Honour: Bryan Cranston stars in this drama about a respected judge, who's son is involved...
Rachel House on new Disney film Soul, lockdown and Kiwis in Hollywood
If you're looking for something to relax with on Boxing Day, look no further than the new Pixar film Soul. Featuring Kiwi actress Rachel House, it's about a middle-school...
Film review with Francesca Rudkin: Mank, Ava and Amundsen
Movie reviewer Francesca Rudkin has been watching Mank, Ava and Amundsen.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Nici Wickes: Turkey with kumara & sage stuffing
Turkey with kumara & sage stuffing & roasted cherries Turkey sometimes gets a bad rap and I can’t fathom why. Cooked and rested properly it’s a wonderful centrepiece for...
Jack Tame: Make travel to Australia a priority
I’m going to start the show this morning by crossing my fingers and very publicly knocking on wood. I’m not trying to stress you out. I’m not trying to spook anyone....