Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm for Wednesday 4 August 2010

1:10 Best Song Ever Written

Helpless by KD Lang (Neil Young composer)

1:15 Link 3 - music game

2:10 Feature stories

The Phar Lap trust has raised more than half a million dollars to fund a bronze statue as a tribute to the magnificent race horse who was born in Seadown, near Timaru.

Lockpicking is emerging as a competitive sport with enthusiasts around the world gathering at competitions to find the fastest lock picker.

2:30 Reading

Episode three of Lloyd Jones' novel, Here at the End of the World We Learn to Dance.

2:45 He Rourou

Ana Tapiata talks with Andrew Robb about his concerns and aspirations for the future of Te Reo Maori.

2:50 Feature Album

The Miseducation of Lauren Hill by Lauren Hill

3:12 Virtual World with Hamish MacEwan

Telecom confirms split plan
Telecom demerger formally on the table
Digital photography now computational photography
Deblurring images

3:33 Auckland story

The battle for supercity may has begun in earnest, but there are 169 other positions up for grabs - 149 positions at local board level and 20 councilor positions. Lisa Thompson has been out to New Lynn to meet some more candidate hopefuls.

3:47 Pre-Panel

4:06 The Panel with David Slack and Sue Wells