Top Scoops

Book Reviews | Gordon Campbell | Scoop News | Wellington Scoop | Community Scoop | Search


The bFM WIRE with Rebecca Wright: 12 - 2pm

The bFM WIRE with Rebecca Wright: 12 - 2pm

Click for

For links toWindows Media Player & 128kbps Streams Go To:

The Monday WIRE with Rebecca Wright

Produced by Imogen Neale

12:00 bNews with Imogen. Weather and Surf with Rebecca

12:20 Health Science Professor Jim Mann University of Otago

Ag Research has been busy since the moratorium on Genetic Engineering was lifted last October, and have come up with a cunning way to make some serious coin with its thrush supermilk… but what about the cows? and what on earth is wrong with just taking medicine when you get sick? Is this just a frivolous indulgence in science for science’s sake? Professor Jim Mann from University of Otago on the Wire at 12.30.

12:45 Ken Shirley

Act MP Ken Shirley has a Private Members Bill currently before Parliament which seeks to water down New Zealand’s anti nuclear laws. Without the support of either major party its never going to get off the ground…but it will take up parliamentary time. Is this an abuse of the MMP process?

1:15 Davy Salmon

At one pm we’ll be going over to the dark side and shining a little light on our friends in the credit collection corner, Baycorp. For a generation of debtors, Baycorp shares may be a good investment. Davy Salmon an associate of Bfm and a lawyer will be on the show to have a chat about our defaulter friends at 1.15pm.

1:30 Camilla and Helen Clark

Replay of Camilla’s breakfast interview with Helen Clark who broached high-density housing, tax cuts and why Don Brash is stuttering, stumbling and making things up on the hoof…

Aucklanders can tune in at 95 on the FM dial.
From the desk of Noelle McCarthy News and Editorial Director Radio 95bfm

© Scoop Media

Top Scoops Headlines


27-29 Sept: Social Enterprise World Forum Live Blog

1600+ delegates from more than 45 countries have came together to share wisdom, build networks and discuss how to create a more sustainable future using social enterprise as a vehicle. Attending the Forum were social enterprise practitioners, social entrepreneurs, policy makers, community leaders, investors, activists, academics and more from across the globe... More>>

HiveMind Report: A Universal Basic Income For Aotearoa NZ

Results from this HiveMind suggests that an overwhelming majority of Kiwis believe that due to changing circumstances and inefficiencies in the current system, we need a better system to take care of welfare of struggling members in our society. More>>


Scoop Hivemind: Medical Cannabis - Co-Creating A Policy For Aotearoa

Welcome to the fourth and final HiveMind for Scoop’s Opening the Election campaign for 2017. This HiveMind explores the question: what would a fair, humane and safe Medical Cannabis policy look like for Aotearoa, NZ in 2018? More>>


Lyndon Hood: Notes On National’s Election Campaign, In Poem Form

Nationyl’s bitumen-ing / As they du du / Seed groweth / River floweth / Then ‘dozer drives thru / Highway ensu. More>>