Nine To Noon for Thursday 12 September 2013
09:05 An Anglican diocese rejects funding from gaming machines, calling it hush money
Reverend Jolyon White, the Christchurch Anglican Minister who proposed a ban on accepting pokies money within Christchurch diocese.
09:20 An Anglican diocese rejects funding from gaming machines - calling it hush money
Tony Milne, National Manager of Public Health for the Problem Gambling Foundation; and Karen Shea, CEO of Southern Trust (a pub charity which distributes gaming machines).
09:30 Swap Website
Wayne and Sharon George, the husband and wife sharemilkers who are trying to turn clutter into currency.
09:45 UK correspondent Kate Adie
10:05 Roger Shepherd - Hiking in North Korea
South Korea-based hiking guide and former New Zealand police officer Roger Shepherd tells his story of earning the North Korean government's trust in order to make six hiking trips into the country's uncharted mountains. Roger has produced a photo book of pictures he has taken in the North Korean mountains.
Gallery: Hiking in North Korea
10:35 Book Review with Carole Beu
The Night Film by Marisha Pessl
Published by Hutchinso, RRP$37.99
10:45 Reading: Civilisation, written and read by Steve Braunias
The stories of people in small-town New Zealand: today Hicks Bay. (Part 4 of 10)
11:05 New Technology correspondent Erika Pearson
Research that suggests three-strike laws do not reduce piracy; the source of spam and Australia's National Broadband Network.
11:30 Parenting with Ian Lambie
Ian discusses helping teens with exam stress.
11:45 Film review with Graeme Tuckett
Blue Jasmine, Gardening with Soul and What Maisey Knew.