The Long Lunch: In case you missed Friday

Long Lunch 16/11/2018

If you missed The Long Lunch today, you can listen back here to the interviews with Lynda Hallinan from Friday, November 16th 2018.

Prize-givings not important

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Justine Munro, co-founder of 21 Skills Lab and member of the New Zealand Qualifications Authority, discusses why Kiwi kids need more skills than school prize-givings recognise.

Officer's refusal to remove shoes a 'storm in a teacup'

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David Rankin, the Ngāpuhi kaumatua, discusses the furore surrounding the refusal of a Serco prison officer to remove his shoes off at the Hoani Waititi Marae while accompanying the son of former Herbs member Tama Renata to his father’s funeral.

Bed-tax could hit Tauranga

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Tauranga Deputy Mayor Kelvin Clout discusses the possibility of a bed tax being introduced on Airbnb rentals in Mount Maunganui in the wake of news that renters are being pushed out of their own town due to the demand for holiday accomodation.

World tapas champ

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Dani Chen, the New Zealand chef on claiming victory at the 2018 World Tapas Championship in Spain only three years into her career.

The Topp Twins release a new book

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Dames Jools and Linda Topp talk about their new book Topp Country A Culinary Journey.

NZ's best tree climber, again.

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Scott Forrest talks about winning New Zealand’s best tree climber for the fifth time.

NZ record attempt

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Steve Gregor talks about his upcoming attempt to break a NZ record by completing more than 100+ skydives in a single day, to raise money for the Canterbury Westpac Rescue Helicopter.

Listen to all of the full interviews above.

The Long Lunch with Lynda Hallinan, 12pm - 3pm on RadioLIVE and streaming live to the rova app on Android and iPhone.