Nine To Noon for Monday 6 August 2012
09:05 The death of two New Zealand soldiers in Afghanistan
Colonel Richard Hall is a former head of the NZ Defence Force Provincial Reconstruction Team in Afghanistan. He volunteered to command the New Zealand contingent in Bamiyan from October 2008 to April 2009.
09:25 Primary principals urge the media not to publish national standards data
Geoff Lovegrove, principal of Lytton Street School in Manawatu; and Paul Drummond, head of the Principals' Federation.
09:45 Africa correspondent David McKenzie
The Ebola outbreak in Western Uganda, and more trouble in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
10:05 Chris Winitana - The revitalisation of te reo
Chris Winitana, journalist, playwright, author and producer (Ngati Tuwharetoa and Ngai Tuhoe) has won the Maori Language Award for his book Toku Reo, Toku Ohooho: My Language, My Inspiration at the 2012 NZ Post Book Awards.
10:35 Book Review with Siobhan Harvey
Shaken Down 6.3 by Jeffrey Paparoa Holman
Published by Canterbury University Press
10:45 Reading: 'You've Come a Long Way Baby' by Pip Adam read by Erin Banks
Another of the short stories from Pip Adam's collection Everything We Hoped For.
11:05 Political commentators Matthew Hooton and Mike Williams
11:30 Guest chef Cameron Petley and wine commentator Stephen Morris
Hunter from the Heartland by Cameron Petley
Published by Random House (August 2012)
Food photography by Kieran Scott
11:45 Off The Beaten Track with Kennedy Warne
Cuckoos, kauri, Corvo and cod.
Pipiwharauroa, the shining cuckoo. Photograph by Rod Morris.