Nights for Monday 6 April 2009

7 pm News & Weather

7:20 Old Jokes

Professor Mary Beard - classicist, Newnham College

Working as a classicist - treasures, mysteries, and a third century book of gags from the Roman Empire that could be the world's oldest joke book.

8 pm News & Weather

8:15 Windows on the World:

International public radio documentaries

8:45 The Final Whistle

Joseph Romanos - sports journalist, The Wellingtonian.

Analysis of the state of play from recent recreational activities.

8:59 Conundrum: Clue 1

9 pm News & Weather


A current affairs programme direct from RNZ news.

9:40 China Report

Emma Moore - correspondent, China Daily.

News and cultural insights from Beijing, the capital of People's Republic of China, pop. 1,321,851,888 (2007).

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.