1 Aug 2014

Best of the Week for 1 August 2014

From Best Of The Week, 12:00 pm on 1 August 2014

Highlights from Radio New Zealand National's programmes for the week ending Friday 1 August. This week......another deserving young winner of the Lexus Song Quest; the nerves of steel that made Neil Armstrong the only choice to be first to land on the moon; are we teaching history for the next generation; "Ukraine is Not a Brothel" - feminism on film; meeting a kilt maker and learning not all tartans are created equal; more research details on great white sharks; from doctor to author, South African born NZ based Fiona Sussman; Kiwi actor Rawiri Paratene on his passion for Shakespeare and the former lead singer with Midnight Youth goes solo.