Nine To Noon for Monday 19 September 2011
09:05 Auckland police are hunting a mystery man who tried to get into a restricted area at the city's airport by dressing as a pilot
Mark Everitt, general manager of the Aviation Security Service.
The elder statesmen of NZ politics Michael Cullen and former finance minister Jim Bolger on how MMP really works and its future in NZ.
09:45 Europe correspondent Seamus Kearney
Dominique Strauss Kahn speaking out for the first time about the US rape allegation, another case of alleged rogue trading at a major bank and the Euro zone crisis shows up tension between EU and US.
10:05 The "Royal Couple of Ballet"
Principal dancers with the American Ballet Theatre, who are engaged off-stage. Ethan Steifel is the Royal NZ Ballet's new Artistic Director, and Gillian Murphy, widely acknowledged as one of the world's pre-eminent ballerinas, will next year perform with the company, dancing as Giselle, among other roles.
10:35 Book Review with Jane Westaway
The Cat's Table by Michael Ondaatje
Published by Jonathan Cape
10:45 Reading: A Gun In My Hand by Gordon Slatter (Episode 6 of 10)
With a gun in his hand and bitterness in his heart, a man has returned to settle things once and for all with the men and women he has avoided ever since the war.
11:05 Political commentators Matthew Hooton and Mike Williams
11:30 Guest chef Alexa Johnston with wine commentator Stephen Morris
Her latest book is What's for Pudding
Published by Penguin Group NZ
11:45 Urbanist Tommy Honey
The ‘industrial’ in Industrial Design...