Nine To Noon for Friday 11 November 2011
09:05 The prosecution of three parties over alleged health and safety failures at Pike River
Ged O'Connell, assistant national secretary of the Engineering, Printing and Manufacturing Union; Nicholas Davidson QC, lawyer for many of the families of the Pike River victims.
09:30 The whistleblower from the US Environmental Protection Agency on his serious concerns about the use of highly toxic oil dispersants in the BP gulf oil spill - the same one used her in the Rena disaster
Hugh Kaufman is a senior policy analyst at the EPA's Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response.
09:45 Asia correspondent Phil O'Sullivan
10:05 Mountaineer and adventurer Annie Doyle
Annie is a New Zealander who has lived and worked in Australia as an accountant for a long time. Climbing mountains is her passion. She is attempting to climb the highest peaks on Earth's seven continents, five down and two to go, one of those being Mt Everest.
10:35 Book review with Don Rood
The Territorials by Peter Cooke and John Crawford
Published by Random House
10:45 Reading. The Years Before My Death written and read by David McPhail (Part 10 of 10)
David continues discovering the joys of stage acting in a huge variety of roles.
Audio will be available here after broadcast.
11:05 New music with Sean McKenna
11:30 Sports commentator Joseph Romanos
The Australian cricket team nearly take world's lowest test score record off NZ, the NZ Cricket awards, Steve Williams' comments about Tiger Woods and Jack Ralston's accusation that two All Blacks in the 1990s took steroids.
11:45 The Week That Was with Radar and Pinky Agnew