7 Nov 2014

Best of the Week - 7 November 2014

From Best Of The Week, 12:00 pm on 7 November 2014

Highlights from Radio New Zealand National's programmes for the week ending Friday 7 November. This week.....from teenage dropkick to walking around New Zealand on foot - Brando Yelavich on facing challenges; cafe culture and our obsession with coffee; debunking grammar gripes with a new guide to better writing; is the art of cartooning dying out; improving stroke recovery with virtual reality; Oscar-winning film sound mixer Mike Hedges on advances in sound; Country Life visits the general store in the King Country's Kakahi; reaheating pasta and other carbs for less calorie intake; the female world number one poker player giving back to social justice casues and throbbing engines meet in Wellington for a Biker's Bit of a Do.