Nine To Noon for Thursday 28 January 2010
09:05 New and Interviews
09:20 Detox dieting dangers
After the Christmas detox ... are detox diets dangerous or the miracle answer?
Elaine Rush, Professor of Nutrition at the AUT; Jan Milne, executive director of the Dietetic Association; and Jaine Kirtley, spokesperson of the Society of Naturopaths.
09:35 Inspiring Seniors - Lyndsay Nichols
Lyndsay is 90 years old and has practised yoga since she found a book about it as a 20 year old (during the war). She currently teaches 2 classes a week.
09:45 UK correspondent Matthew Parris
10:05 Enda Walsh
An Irish playwright whose latest piece The Walworth Farce is being performed at the New Zealand Festival of the Arts.
10:30 Best Books of 2009 - Louise O'Brien
The Children's Book by A.S. Byatt (Chatto & Windus)
The Angel's Game by Carlos Ruiz Zafon (Text publishing)
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson (Maclehose Press)
The Adventures of Vela by Albert Wendt (Huia)
Parrot and Olivier in America by Peter Carey (Penguin)
10:45 The Builder's Notebook
Written and read by Sarah Boddy (Part 4 of 5). Alison has two pre school children, nine cents in the bank, and she's building her own home.
11:05 New Technology
11:30 Parenting with Nigel Latta
Psychologist and parenting expert.
11:45 Television reviewer - Simon Wilson