Navigation for Station navigation

Christmas Day

Christmas Day on RNZ National

Christmas Day on Radio New Zealand National


Monday 25 December 2017

Paul Brennan

Paul Brennan Photo: RNZ


06:08 Christmas Storytime

A Night at Sam's Place, by Faith Walker, told by Duncan Smith;Slinki Malinki's Christmas Crackers, by Lynley Dodd, told by Miranda Harcourt;Donkey's Revenge, by Elizabeth Pulford, told by Cameron Douglas; Beach Christmas, by Philippa Werry, told by Vivienne Bell (RNZ)

06:50 50 Things That Made the Modern Economy

Tim Harford tells the fascinating stories of 50 inventions, ideas and innovations which have helped create the economic world. Today: The Lightbulb (BBC)

07:10 Christmas Church service

A Christmas Church Service from Te Atatu EFKS - Samoan Congregationalist church in Auckland. Minister: Rev. Lucky Slade (RNZ)

08:06 The Compass

08:20 The Selfish Giant

08:40 Max Cryer's White Christmas 09:06 The Alcuin Of New York The story of  The Alcuin of York -  ‘the most learned man in the world.’ [image:136989:full] 

09:35 The 1974 Fred Dagg Country Calendar Christmas Special revisited  Fred Dagg introduces 'The Trevs' in the 1974 Country Calendar Christmas Special, we talk to the director and producer of this classic, Murray Reece and hear some of the genius of John Clark as Fred Dagg. 10:05 Black Sheep:

Epidemic: the story of Robert Logan (RNZ)

11:05 A Fragile Peace by Lindsay Wood told by Patrick Davies

Classic story of the first Christmas in the trenches in 1914 (RNZ)



Not all audio is availalble for copyright reasons.