21 Aug 2015

Best of the Week - 21 August 2015

From Best Of The Week, 12:00 pm on 21 August 2015

........A second Australian community housing organisation wants to buy or lease state housing in this country, the response to claims of a wealthy white male monopoly on primetime broadcasting, a new hi-tech system to combat invasive pests, writer Bill Bryson on Robert Redford portraying him in a movie, the Wellington Community Choir celebrates a decade of performance, what it means to be a Christian in the 21st century, a documentary on the history of student radio, the "people's diva" Amercian soprano Renee Fleming, hunting the reclusive trapdoor spiders, the work of photographer Fiona Pardington, and wearable art from farm materials.