Top Scoops

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

 

bFM Tuesday WIRE with Noelle McCarthy 12 - 2pm


The bFM Tuesday WIRE with Noelle McCarthy 12 - 2pm

Click for
bFM

For links toWindows Media Player & 128kbps Streams Go To:
http://www.95bfm.com/livefeed.php

The Tuesday WIRE with Noelle McCarthy Produced by David Belgrave

12:00 bNews with Will. Weather and Surf with Noelle

12:15 Midwifery College (TBA)

In the wake of a case where a New Zealand woman gave birth to an HIV positive baby, the Ministry of Health has decided to introduce blanket, but voluntary, testing of expectant mothers for HIV. While this common in most countries it hasn’t been the policy here. The midwifery college has come out saying it isn’t sure that midwives have the expertise or the recourses for such testing. If we’re lucky, we’ll have someone from the college at 12:15.

12:30 Sue Bradford

The Green MP wants Section 59 removed from the Crimes Act. This would remove the defence of reasonable force in child abuse cases. The Greens and the Prime Minister say this will mean that the police will have discretion in prosecuting cases and those who genuinely beating their children will not be able to use the defence that they were disciplining their children.

12:45 Jonathon Milne

It’s another news flash from our man in Wellington Jonathon Milne.

1:30 Dr Christine Roke

This months Investigate magazine has come out with a article slamming safe sex campaigns in the US, Australia and New Zealand. It claims that condoms are not the cure all that these campaigns claim they are. To comment on this at 1:30 is Dr Christine Roke from the Family Planning Association.

1:45 The Mag Review with Kris Berger

Kris has the magazines. Probably something about sex, babies or children.

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>>

ALSO:

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>>

ALSO:

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>>

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  • PublicAddress
  • Pundit
  • Kiwiblog