Nights for Monday 2 March 2009

7 pm News & Weather

7:20 Iceland: State Of The Nation

Gunnar Sigurdsson - spokesman, Civil Action Association,a community based grassroots organisation that came into existence a couple of weeks into the economic collapse of Iceland.

7:45 Iceland Beer Day

Dora Magnusdottir - marketing manager, Visit Reykjavik.

Beer Day in Iceland marks the abolition, on 1 March 1989, of a 75-year long prohibition of beer. Making up for lost time, the citizens of Reykjavik indulge in a beer spree on the same day each year.

8 pm News & Weather

8:15 Windows on the World:

International public radio documentaries

8:45 The Final Whistle

Penny Miles - sports journalist, Dominion Post.

Analysis of the state of play from recent recreational activities ... what defines a professional sports player (apart from the money).

8:59 Conundrum: Clue 1

9 pm News & Weather


RNZ News in-depth analysis of a topical issue

9:40 Iceland Report

Lenka Vaiglova - journalist, IceNews.

News and cultural insights from the Republic of Iceland, pop. 319,756 (2008)

9:59 Conundrum: Clue 2

10 pm News & Weather

10:17 Late Edition:

A review of the leading news from Morning Report, Nine to Noon, Afternoons and Checkpoint. Also hear the latest news from around the Pacific on Radio New Zealand International's Dateline Pacific.

11 pm News & Weather

11:06Beale St Caravan:

Live blues concerts with David Knowles.