Fresh Flash for the week beginning May 13, 2013
Kia ora and welcome to Fresh FM... Here are some of the programme highlights for this week:
Mike Williams and Tasman mayor Richard Kempthorne discuss news from his office; Elly Cave, from the Nelson Film Society, previews this week’s film at the Suter Cinema, ‘Le Plaisir’ from 1952; Flower Bradley talks to musician Mel Parsons ahead of her visit to Nelson (on Thursday) with the Rhythm Kings as part of their NZ Spring Tour; Lorraine MacIntosh serves up more news from Spain in her regular spot at 8.30am; Labour MP Maryan Street looks back on the political week; and Gareth Cashin talks about ‘Spinning a Yarn’ – a community story-telling event at Victory Square Park on Sunday afternoon.... Tuesday, Bettina Faultley-Raij and Laura Campbell talk with Julie Anne Genter, Green Party MP spokesperson on transport, justice and broadcasting; Joe Bennett, author and columnist for The Press reads one of his columns; local musician Aly Cook talks with Laura about a social media workshop coming to Tasman; and Murray McKay, National Head Coach for Wheelchair Basketball NZ... Wednesday, Paul Cooke checks in with Antony Hodgson about the Nelson Arts Festival; Flower Bradley promotes the Bar Berlin Comedy night and Paul talks with Optimus Gryme, headlining the Happy Spring concert and Oakley Grenell who’s back in NZ working on his new album... Thursday, Fresh Feature – One Off presents Karoline Potter (details in Thursday listings)... Friday, Paddy Brennan and Steve Wilkinson catch up with some of the cast from ‘Do or Di’ the latest dramatic offering from Arts on Tour.
Local Newspapers on Air...
Monday Wednesday and Friday 10.40am
New presenter Pip Pottage with Tasman region news on Monday, Paddy Brennan with Golden Bay news on Wednesday and Iain Bremner with Nelson news on Friday.
Tasman District Council Lowdown with Richard Liddicoat...
Monday 11.40am and Wednesday 3.40pm
Paul McConachie provides details about the ‘Tasman’s got Talent’ heats coming up and Wakefield’s inclusion in the Skate Park Tour summer line up.
Art Talk Golden Bay with Grant Knowles...
Monday 4.40pm and Sunday 1.40pm
Grant explores the people behind the scenes, the people in front of the scenes and the people who are the scenes in Golden Bays art scene... people who live their art!