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bFM WIRE Today: Simon Pound 12 - 2pm

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Host Simon Pound - Producer Imogen Neale

12 00 News with Will

12 15 Auckland University Lecturer Paul Tremewan will be joining us to talk through some of the complications of the amendments to the Holidays Act.

12 45 Gilbert Wong, Metro art's editor, recently penned an illuminating article about John Banks and the looming Mayoral elections. He will be talking to us about what drove an arts journalist to cross over into the political arena.

1 00 Dawn Hutchesson is the producer of a documentary that is screening on TV One on September 4th called 'Sheilas: 28 years on'. She will be talking to us about the documentary.

1 15 Angela Singer artists and taxidermy extraordinaire is currently holding a show at the Oedipus Rex Gallery in Auckland. She will be talking to us about the motivation behind her work and the bigger ideological movement behind it.

1 30 Selwyn Manning 'Counter Clock Wise'

1 45 Ant Timpson’s Film Review

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