Nine To Noon for Monday 22 April 2013
09:05 Are school donations becoming a waste of time for lower decile schools, with so few parents able to pay them?
Trevor Diamond, principal of Henderson South School which is planning to scrap the school donation; and Phil Harding, head of the Principals' Federation.
09:30 Is enough being done to ensure resource consent holders are complying with promises to offset environmental damage?
Marie Brown, PhD candidate at the University of Waikato. She's researching the negotiation and implementation of ecological compensation, including biodiversity offsets, under the Resource Management Act.
09:45 South America correspondent Joel Richards
10:05 Nisha Pahuja
Indian-born filmmaker Nisha Pahuja on her documentary that looks at the contradictions in modern India for women, as told through the eyes of candidates in the running for Miss India, and through rare access to a Hindu fundamentalist training camp for women.
10:30 Book Review with Don Rood
Men of Valour: New Zealand and the Battle of Crete by Ron Palenski
Published by Hodder Moa
After the armistice of 1918, they looked back and called it 'The Great War' . . .'The War to End All Wars'. But what good does human sacrifice really do? That's a question that Polly faces 20 years later as the Second World War calls for more sacrifice.
11:05 Politics with Matthew Hooton and Mike Williams
The latest TV political polls and the Labour/Green electricity policy.
11:30 Guest chef Hester Guy and wine commentator John Hawkesby
Rack of Lamb served on a salad of green peas, broad beans, feta, chilli and mint with Tzatziki dressing
11:45 Urbanist Tommy Honey
The future at Smart Watches.
Music played in this show
Song: Dead Sea
Artist The Lumineers
Album: The Lumineers
Time Played: 09:10am
Song: The Captain
Artist: The Phoenix Foundation
Comp: Buda / Scott
Time Played: 09:45am
Artist: Ryan Adams
Comp: Adams / Pemberton
Album: Easy Tiger
Label: Lost Highway
Time Played: 10:35am
Song: A Ghosts Broken Heart
Artist: French For Rabbits
Album: Claimed By The Sea
Label: Home Alone
Time Played: 11:32am