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The bFM WIRE Today Hosted by Noelle McCarthy.

The bFM WIRE Today Hosted by Noelle McCarthy.

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The Tuesday Wire. Host: Noelle McCarthy Producer: Produced by David Belgrave.

12:00pm: bNews with David. Weather and Surf with Noelle.

12:15pm: Fran O’Sullivan New Zealand Herald columnist Fran O’Sullivan talks to Noelle about the expectations for Don Brash’s speech at the Orewa Rotary Club tonight.

12:30pm: Helen Clark vs. Camilla

Replay of this mornings tussle between bFM’s morning rock princess and the Big Boss Lady Helen Clark.

:12:50pm Jonathan Milne

It’s a public holiday in Wellington so Herald on Sunday political editor Jonathan Milne will phone in between mowing the lawn and trimming the hedge. This week we ask him when he thinks the government will call an election. Yesterday the PM addressed the Ratana church at its annual celebration. Is the party is losing its support amongst the congregation of that highly political church? Also Orewa round two: Boredom or Blitzkrieg?

1:00pm: Sarjeant Gallery [to be confirmed] Speaking of blitzkrieg, Wayne Youle’s artwork in Wanganui has caused a stir with its depiction of a swastika with korus. We talk to the gallery directors about the piece and their reasons for supporting the work.

1:30pm Tala Dowlatshahi from Reporters without Boarders

2004 was a dark year for journalists. According to reporters without boarders 53 journalists were killed last year, the worst figure since 1995. In addition to that at least 907 journalists were arrested, 1,146 were attacked or threatened and at least 622 media outlets were censored. We talk to Tala Dowlatshahi in New York about what’s killing the press.

1:45pm: Mag Review with Imogen Neal.

Monday WIRE Imogen Neal producer descends on the studio with her mag-o-the-week. This week it’s Pulp, but we said that last week didn’t we….

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