Nine To Noon for Monday 2 April 2012
09:05 The Financial Markets Authority is taking action against six of the former directors of Hanover Finance - what does this mean for the investors who lost over half a billion dollars?
Alf Powell, Hanover investor who lost $300,000; and Tim Rainey, commercial litigation lawyer.
09:30 PSA update
John Loughlin, chairman of Zespri.
09:45 Middle East correspondent Irris Makler
10:05 Kurt Elling - Grammy award-winning jazz vocalist
Kurt Elling is among the world's foremost jazz vocalists. Born and bred in Chicago he has been named "Male Vocalist of the Year" in the DownBeat Critics Poll for 12 years in a row. Every record he has made has been Grammy nominated earning him nine nominations.
He is performing at this year's National Jazz Festival in Tauranga.
10:30 Book Review with Carole Beu
The Mothers' Group by Fiona Higgins
Published by Allen & Unwin
10:45 Reading: Harry, by Liz Elson
Jean has three little dogs which she fusses over mightily much to the chagrin of her put upon husband Harry. Harry loathes the dogs and one day like Travis Bickle before him, Harry cracks.
11:05 Politics with Matthew Hooton and Mike Williams
11:30 Guest chef Kim Evans with Treats from Little and Friday and wine commentator John Hawkesby
Treats from Little and Friday by Kim Evans
Published by Penguin Group NZ
Walnut Pesto, Leek & Halloumi Galettes
11:45 Urbanist Tommy Honey: The Quantified Self
Counting every moment, The Economist
The Body’s own check-engine light, The Economist
Know thyself: the Quantified Self devotees who live by numbers, The Guardian
Saving Britain’s Health Service, The Economist