Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan for Wednesday 28 May 2014
1:10 Best song ever written. Gary Langsford: Average White Band 'Pick Up the Pieces'
1:20 Music Trivia game
2:06 Coming up, emails/texts
2:10 Hamilton's first Islamic early childhood centre is now taking enrolments.
2:20 Student and intrepid traveller, Kathryn Holmes on her unique student digs: a yacht which she's circumnavigated the globe on, now moored on Otago Harbour.
2:30 NZ Reading: The final episode of our reading 'Crete 1941 Eyewitnessed' recalls the evacuation of allied forces after they lost the battle for Crete. It focuses on the thousands who were left behind on the beaches to either surrender and become prisoners of war... or fight-on with the Cretan resistance.
2:45 Feature album - Sam Smith - In the Lonely Hour
3:10 Online with Hamish MacEwan
3:30 Spoken Feature: Eyewitness.
Next month marks the anniversary of the eruption of Mount Tarawera near Rotorua. Heard in Blenheim and Auckland and felt as far afield as Christchurch, the 1886 eruption is still one of the largest ever to occur in this country. Two of the survivors recorded their memories for radio and producer Justin Gregory has collected them here.
3:45 The Panel Pre-Show