Nine To Noon for Tuesday 12 March 2013
09:05 Class action against banks over excessive fees
Fair Play on Fees lawyer Andrew Hooker, who works for one of the three firms who want New Zealanders to sign up to participate in class actions which will claim back excessive bank default fees; and Dr Claire Matthews, senior lecturer at the Centre for Banking Studies, Massey University.
09:25 Community Health in Northland
Dr Jonathan Jarman, Northland District Health Board Medical Officer of Health and Public Health Medicine Specialist. He is leaving after 20 years to be Medical Officer of Health in Taranaki.
09:45 US correspondent Jack Hitt
The political fight over drones and civil liberties.
10:05 Archaeologists Richard Walter and Chris Jacomb
Otago researchers whose unprecedented access to this country's most important archaeological site has helped them learn more about the first New Zealanders.
10:35 Book Review with Ian Templeton
Ian Templeton is a Press Gallery journalist, latterly of the political bulletin Trans Tasman.
In the Ring: A Commonwealth Memoir by Don McKinnon
10:45 The Reading: The Kindness of Your Nature by Linda Olsson
Read by Denise O'Connell
An expatriate Swedish woman reflects on a past that brought her to live in isolation near Kawhia on the north islands west coast – half a world away from the land of her childhood. (Part 2 of 10)
11:05 Business commentator Rod Oram
Rising business confidence and the class action suit launched on New Zealand bank fees.
11:30 Archaeology with Brigid Gallagher
11:45 Media commentator Gavin Ellis
An "unreserved apology" made by the NBR and the dangers of reporting rumours.
Music played in this show
Artist: Shuggie Otis
Song: Strawberry Letter 23
Comp: Shuggie Otis
Broadcast Time: 09L25am
Artist: Beth Orton
Song: Dawn Chorus
Album: Sugaring Season (2012)
Broadcast Time: 10:35am
Artist: Linda Lewis
Song: Reach for the Truth
Comp: Linda Lewis
Album: Lark (1972)
Broadcast Time: 10:53am
Artist: Mel Torme
Song: Comin' Home Baby
Broadcast Time: 11:25am
Artist: Delaney Davidson and Marlon Williams
Song: Please Don't Let Me Love You
Album: The Secret History of Country Music Songwriting
Broadcast Time: 11:44am