Nights for Wednesday 27 February 2019
7:12 The rise of the YIMBYs
Yes! In My Back Yard! John Myers is the co-founder of London YIMBY.
7:30 At The Movies
On At The Movies, Simon Morris looks briefly at the Oscars, then checks out three very different movies: Stan and Ollie, about the last hurrah of Laurel and Hardy… Vox Lux, a sardonic take on modern pop stardom… and live video-game Escape Room.
8:10 Night Mail
8:15 Dateline Pacific
RNZ Pacific's daily current affairs programme covering the major Pacific stories of the week, with background and reaction from the people making the news.
8:30 Window on the World
Neil MacGregor visits five different countries to talk to leading political, business and cultural figures to find out how they, as individuals and as members of their broader communities, see Britain. In the first of five programmes he explores the relationship between Germany and Britain.
9:07 Voices -The Real Iran - Elham's Story
Just before tonight's drama about the Shah of Iran we thought we'd take a look at a Voices programme from 2016 where Lynda Chanwai-Earle finds out about The Real Iran.
Lately with Karyn Hay is a late night radio show on RNZ National, with an eye on live events, an ear for music, a great sense of humour and a genuine interest in people and their stories.
11:07 Inside Out
Nick Tipping hosts a journey through the jazz spectrum playing favourites, standards and new releases along the way.