Nine To Noon for Monday 12 July 2010
09:05 McDonald's marketing to children
Professor Robert Beaglehole, Emeritus Professor of Public Health, University of Auckland; and Mark Hawthorne, Managing Director of McDonalds New Zealand.
09:30 Chester Reed, US postal worker who has finally retired at the age of 95.
09:45 South Africa correspondent Griffin Shea
10:05 Chatham Islands Weka
Roger Beattie is a farmer who's breeding a rare species of Chatham Islands weka on part of his Banks Peninsula farm and wants to raise them commercially for their meat. He also wants to sustainably mill native trees on a block he owns near Wanganui to fund environmental protection work there - he talks about why he's not afraid to ruffle a few feathers.
10:30 Book Review with Gail Pittaway
The Widow's Daughter by Nicholas Edlin
Published by Penguin
Sensible Sinning by Bernard Brown
Incidents and personalities from Bernard Brown's long career in law. (Part 8 of 11).
11:05 Political commentators Andrew Campbell and Matthew Hooton discuss the politics of the "party central" fiasco, foreign investment in farmland and Phil Goff.
11:30 Guest chef Ray McVinnie and wine commentator John Hawkesby
11:45 Off the Beaten Track
Kennedy Warne, the outdoorsman and adventurer discusses community branding.