09:05 Pike River Royal Commission report

David Creedy and Bob Stevenson, British mine experts working with the families of Pike River victims. David Creedy is an expert on methane gas, and Bob Stevenson is the former British Chief Inspector of all mines.

09:30 The digital strategies used by the US presidential campaigns

Political scientist Michael Cornfield founded the Institute for Politics, Democracy, and the Internet at George Washington University. The author of two books on US politics and the internet says on the eve of the US presidential election that everything about how the campaigns are getting out the vote has changed.

09:45 US correspondent Jack Hitt

The US presidential election polling, and early voting restrictions in Florida.

10:05 Retiring Principal Family Court judge Peter Boshier

After 8 years as the Principal Family Court judge, Peter Boshier is stepping down - he tells us about his attempts to make the Family Court  more accountable and better for children.

10:35 Book Review with Gail Pittaway

Citadel by Kate Mosse
Published by Orion

10:45 The Reading: Wulf by Hamish Clayton

The award-winning story of Te Rauparaha's surprise raid in 1831 when he chartered an English trader's ship to take his war party from Kapiti to Banks Peninsula for an attack on his Kai Tahu enemy. (Part 2 of 10)

11:05 Business commentator Rod Oram

The first speech by the new Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler; a seminal speech by Gabriel Makhlouf, secretary of the Treasury last week; and  the Royal Commission report on the Pike River mining disaster.

11:20 Festival for the Future

Guy Ryan, founder of Festival for the Future; and Kate Stone, Hamilton-based lawyer and member of Just Speak, 'a non-partisan network of young people speaking to, and speaking up for a new generation of thinkers who want change in the criminal justice system'.

11:45 Film with Graeme Tuckett

Graeme reviews How To Meet Girls From A Distance, Arbitrage, and Tatarakihi: Children of Parihaka.

Music played in this show


Time Played: 09:28 am
Title: Road To Nowhere
Artist: Lauren Thomson
Comp: Thomson
Album: Chanteuses And Shotguns"
Label: Ode

Time Played: 11:07 Am
|Title: Walk On The Wild Side
Artist: Monica Da Silva
Comp: Reed
Label: Private

Time Played: 11:28am
Title: Lightning Bolt 
Artist: Jake Bugg
Comp: Bugg / Archer
Label: Mercury