Tag: Radio New Zealand National

“Historic building owners threaten govt over quake-strengthening” Morning Report NRZ National (Podcast)

Historic building owners threaten govt over quake-strengthening

"Owners of historic buildings in the central North Island are threatening to walk away if the Government doesn't relax tight earthquake-strengthening deadlines.And four local councils are banding together to push for changes to laws they say threaten the very heart of their town centres."

https://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/morningreport/audio/2018659163/historic-building-owners-threaten-govt-over-quake-strengthening

“North Island towns fight ‘destruction by legislation’ ” Checkpoint RNZ – (Online Podcast)

North Island towns fight ‘destruction by legislation’

"Central North Island towns are mounting a challenge against tougher earthquake strengthening laws, which they say threaten their historic main streets with "destruction by legislation". Rangitikei is leading the way, trying to blaze a trail for rent-poor provincial New Zealand which is facing a looming deadline where safety and economic risks collide. "

https://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/checkpoint/audio/2018659108/north-island-towns-fight-destruction-by-legislation

 

2017 General Elections- Arts Culture and Heritage: RNZ Eva Radich Interviews The Party Spokesperson

In order of being broadcast:

Political discussion: Arts, Culture and Heritage with Grant Robertson
http://www.radionz.co.nz/concert/programmes/upbeat/audio/201858049/political-discussion-arts-culture-and-heritage-with-grant-robertson

Political discussion: Arts, culture and Heritage with TOP’s Mika Haka
http://www.radionz.co.nz/concert/programmes/upbeat/audio/201858188/political-discussion-arts-culture-and-heritage-with-top-s-mika-haka

Political discussion: Arts, culture and heritage with the Greens’ Barry Coates
Heritage discussed 15.28 into the interview.
http://www.radionz.co.nz/concert/programmes/upbeat/audio/201858325/political-discussion-arts-culture-and-heritage-with-the-greens-barry-coates

Political discussion: Arts, Culture and Heritage with Maori co-leader Marama Fox
http://www.radionz.co.nz/concert/programmes/upbeat/audio/201858477/political-discussion-arts-culture-and-heritage-with-maori-co-leader-marama-fox

Political discussion: Arts, Culture and Heritage with National’s Maggie Barry
Heritage discussed 9.05 into the interview.
http://www.radionz.co.nz/concert/programmes/upbeat/audio/201858634/political-discussion-arts-culture-and-heritage-with-national-s-maggie-barry

Arts, Culture and Heritage: What’s in it for you? RNZ summary of the interviews:
http://www.radionz.co.nz/concert/programmes/upbeat/audio/201858713/arts-culture-and-heritage-what-s-in-it-for-you

 

“On a heritage mission” Andrew Coleman C. E. H.N.Z. Interview RNZ Nine Noon Podcast

On a heritage mission

"Andrew Coleman, chief executive of Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga talks to Nine to Noon about the importance of promoting the value of heritage to all Kiwis. ..."
http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/ninetonoon/audio/201841340/on-a-heritage-mission

Andrew Coleman CE  HNZ Interviewed on RNZ Nine To Noon (24 April 2017)

Samantha Owens and Michael Brown – “Beautiful Band Rotundas” Sunday Morning RNZ National Podcast

"The story of band rotundas is being told at an exhibition An Ornament to the Town-The Band Rotunda in New Zealand, at the Turnbull Gallery at the National Library of New Zealand. The exhibition is the result of years of avidly seeking out rotundas around Aotearoa by co-curators Victoria University associate professor of musicology Samantha Owens and Alexander Turnbull Library music curator Michael Brown."
Link to Sunday Morning RNZ National podcast: http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/sunday/audio/201838024/samantha-owens-and-michael-brown-beautiful-band-rotundas

“Parapets and facades prioritised in revised earthquake building law” – Media Coverage

"Time to fix quake-prone buildings halved" RNZ News:
http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/283113/time-to-fix-quake-prone-buildings-halved

Coverage on Checkpoint RNZ National (Podcast)"
http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/checkpoint/audio/201769054/strengthening-every-unreinforced-masonry-building-in-half-the-time (more…)

Christ Church Cathedral & Central Government- The Independent Consultant: Media Coverage

Church announces new deal for Christ Church Cathedral : The Press:
"An independent Government-appointed consultant will be brought in to negotiate plans for the earthquake-damaged Christ Church Cathedral after four years of deadlock...."
" ... GCBT co-chairman Jim Anderton said the Government's move to bring in an independent consultant was "very responsible". ..."
http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/71725574/church-announces-new-deal-for-christ-church-cathedral
(more…)

Victoria Square Public Forum At Knox Church: Media Coverage

Morning Report (RNZ National) coverage:

Public say no to Victoria Square redesign ( 3′ 10″ )
Hundreds of Cantabrians gathered in Christchurch last night to deliver the Government a strong message - leave the city's Victoria Square alone.
http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/mnr/mnr-20150401-0740-public_say_no_to_victoria_square_redesign-048.mp3

"Morning Report"  reporting that 300 people attended the Victoria Square Public Forum.