Nights for Wednesday 15 November 2017
Paul Barker, author of the family history GERALDINE TO JERICHO - about the young New Zealanders in the Palestine Campaign has just returned from the 100 Year Commemorations in Beersheva where a plaque was unveiled in recognition of the contribution of the ANZACs in the campaign.
7:30 At The Movies
On At The Movies, Simon Morris looks at the latest star-studded version of the old Agatha Christie war-horse, Murder on the Orient Express, the social media satire Ingrid goes west, and a story about real-life fire-fighters - Only the brave.
8:12 John Thornley - Songs of the Spirit
Methodist lay-preacher John Thornley with the next part of his series exploring the spiritual side of songs. In this episode, Dave Dobbyn - the spiritual side of a spiritual man.
8:30 Pants On Fire
At what age do we first start telling lies? Why does dishonesty peak in our teenage years?
Listen to Pants on Fire at 8.30 and we'll have a crack at answering those questions and digging into the whole business of telling lies.
9:07 The Drama Hour
9:07 Episode 7 of LifeAfter by Mack Rogers
Now a double-agent spying on LifeAfter for the FBI, Ross Barns must embark on a dangerous undercover mission into the heart of the LifeAfter community. And in the process he learns who is truly pulling the strings of the conspiracy as you'll hear in today's episode of LifeAfter following the news at 9.
9:45 Episode 7 of The 10pm Question by Kate de Goldi
Only Ma listens patiently to 12 year old Frankie's 10 p.m. anxieties. But of course, it is Ma who is the cause of the most worrying question of all, the one that Frankie can never bring himself to ask.
10:17 Late Edition
A round up of today's RNZ News and feature interviews as well as Dateline Pacific from RNZ International,
11:07 Inside Out
Nick Tipping hosts a journey through the jazz spectrum playing favourites, standards and new releases along the way.
This week Nick checks out tracks from Buddy DeFranco and Stochelo Rosenberg, next year’s NZ Festival headliner Cecile McLorin Salvant, and David Friesen with Reuben Bradley and Dixon Nacey.