09:05 Cuts to social services

Sarah Packman, National Child Advocate Coordinator at Jigsaw - a national child abuse prevention group; and Barbara Lambourn, UNICEF NZ's National Advocacy manager - she says wider community needs to be more vigilant in reporting suspected child abuse.

09:20 Why are so many of the country's provincial rugby unions in dire financial straits?

Mark Robinson, Taranaki Rugby CEO; Richard Reid, Otago Rugby CEO; and Brent Anderson, NZRU General Manager of Provincial Union and Community Rugby.

09:45 UK correspondent Matthew Parris

10:05 Dr Izzeldin Abuelaish - author of I Shall Not Hate

After losing his wife to cancer, three of Palestinian physician Izzeldin Abuelaish's daughters were killed by the Israeli army - he tells us how he keeps his resolve not to hate.

10:30 Book Review with Don Rood

Water by Steven Solomon
Published by HarperCollins

10:45 Reading: The Other Side Of Silence by Margaret Mahy (Part 4 of 12)

The adventure of a girl who decides to stop speaking.

11:05 New Technology with Nigel Horrocks

The days of reading The New York Times online for free are coming to an end - what does this mean for other news sites?

The New York Times pay deal.

New York Times via Twitter.

What is a Botnet that sends spam?

11:20 Parenting

Speech and language therapist Christian Wright discusses the use of pacifiers and dummies, and their effect on speech and language development.

11:45 Film reviewer Graeme Tuckett

Limitless, Rango, and My Wedding and Other Secrets