30 Jul 2013

The Panel with Julia Hartley-Moore and Andrew Clay (Part 2)

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 4:32 pm on 30 July 2013

Topics - James Blunt was involved in a UK wide spam attack, urging people to listen to his new single. Was it a clerical error, or a smart marketing ploy? Warner Music said it was a mistake. The artist himself tweeted "Oops... Just emailed the whole of the UK by mistake! Ha" During the Cook Strait earthquakes some of the newer buildings in Wellington sustained damage, including the $100 million Harbour Quays on Waterloo Quay, which was water damaged when ceiling tiles fell on pipes causing them to burst. It continues to be a talking point, with David Shearer suggesting foreigners should not be able to buy property in New Zealand.