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: Demi Lovato's return
Our music reviewer Estelle Clifford has been listening to the new album by Demi Lovato. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Book review: The Last Reunion and A Million Things
Catherine Raynes has been reading The Last Reunion by Kayte Nunn and A Million Things by Emily Spurr.LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Mike Yardley: Bites & Brews in New Plymouth
Our traveller Mike Yardley's pretty excited about the prospect of some international travel, with this week's announcement of a travel bubble with Australia. But...
Ruud Kleinpaste: Keeping guava moths at bay
Guava Moth It’s an Aussie moth which arrived in NZ 1997 – probably through wind-dispersal. In Australia its main host is a lillipilly – a member of the Myrtle Family,...
Dr Bryan Betty: Dealing with high blood pressure
Resident Doctor Bryan Betty has been giving Jack Tame some tips on how to deal with High Blood Pressure. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Gavin Grey: The UK prepares to farewell Prince Philip
UK correspondent Gavin Grey has been speaking to Jack Tame about the death of Prince Philip, and how the royals are preparing to farewell him. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
A former Kiwi royal staffer remembers Prince Philip
Kiwi born Jason worked closely with Prince Philip in Buckingham Palace, and was even invited to spend Christmas at Sandringham. He didn't want to use his last name,...
Paul Stenhouse: Siri's gender is about to change
Siri's gender is about to change Ever since Siri was introduced, the default voice for US users has been female. That's about to change in an effort to promote diversity...
Screentime: This is a Robbery, The Serpent and Burden of Truth
Screentime Queen Tara Ward has some picks for your weekend. This is a Robbery: The World’s Greatest Art Heist: a true crime documentary series about the events of...
Film review: The Father and The College Admission Scandal
The Father A man refuses all assistance from his daughter as he ages. As he tries to make sense of his changing circumstances, he begins to doubt his loved ones,...
Nici Wickes: New season Butternut and Chorizo
NEW SEASON BUTTERNUT & CHORIZO Though butternuts and other pumpkin is available year-round and we know it’s a good keeper, it’s fabulous to have it fresh out of...
Royal expert Robert Hardman on the extraordinary life of Prince Philip
The Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip has died peacefully, just two months shy of his 100th birthday. He lived a unique life, attending tens of thousands of events...
Kevin Milne: Remembering Prince Philip
Kevin Milne has been talking to Jack Tame about his memories of Prince Philip, after the Duke of Edinburgh's death aged 99. LISTEN TO AUDIO ABOVE
Music review: Justin Bieber’s new album Justice
Justin Bieber’s new album Justice it out, it hit number one in the US this week, making him the youngest solo artist to hit eight number one albums. One of the singles...
Book review: The Barbizon and Savage Son
The Barbizon, Paulina Bren Liberated from home and hearth by World War I, politically enfranchised and ready to work, women arrived to take their place in the dazzling...
Steven Dromgool: Relationship advice
The Strategies of Masters of Relationships: Who this group is, and some of the things they do differently. LISTEN ABOVE
Mike Yardley: The perfect day on Waiheke Island
Our resident traveller Mike Yardley joined Jack Tame to talk about his recent trip to Waiheke Island. LISTEN ABOVE
Ruud Kleinpaste: What to know about the Daddy Longlegs
Use of “common names” in the biological world is not very helpful. Scientists describe all species according to nomenclature rules whereby each organism gets a Genus...
Paul Stenhouse: Remember the Casio G-Shock? It's back!
Remember the Casio G-Shock? It's back! This time though - it's a smart watch! Of course it's shock resistant and waterproof down to 200 meters. It's far more rugged...
Hannah McQueen: New rules on property investment
New rules on property investmentIt feels like property investors have been up in arms, talking worst case scenarios. Hannah McQueen joins Jack Tame to talk about...
Lisa Genova: Neuroscientist releases her latest book on how the memory works
We all know what it’s like to walk into a room and wonder what on earth you’re doing there, a sudden lapse in memory. But as you get older, you'd be forgiven for...
Screentime: The Irregulars, Line of Duty and Defending the Guilty
The Irregulars: Set in Victorian London, the series follows a gang of troubled street teens who are manipulated into solving crimes for the sinister Doctor Watson...
Nici Wickes: Easter lamb shoulder with rosemary, lemons & capers
A lamb shoulder is such a succulent cut to use and with the sharpness of lemons and capers this is the perfect celebration dinner at Easter. Serves 6-8 1.5kg lamb...
Film review with Francesca Rudkin: Nobody and The Courier
NobodyHutch Mansell fails to defend himself or his family when two thieves break into his suburban home one night. The aftermath of the incident soon strikes a match...
Kevin Milne: The end of daylight saving
Kevin Milne joins Jack Tame to talk about the end of daylight saving this weekend. LISTEN ABOVE