Category: Broadcasting and Media

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TV3 + 1 now live on Freeview,  launches March 30

TV3 + 1 now live on Freeview, launches March 30

MediaWorks TV will launch its TV3 Plus 1 channel on Freeview from midday on Monday, March 30. The format showcases TV3’s entire schedule on a one-hour delayed basis. The channel will give viewers an option as to when they do their television viewing. It will give audiences an extra opportunity to view some of the...

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Radio Awards finalists announced

Radio Awards finalists announced

The Finalists have been announced for this year’s Radio Awards. Here is the complete list. Best Music Breakfast Show – Metropolitan Jay-Jay Feeney, Mike Puru & Dom Harvey The Edge Morning Madhouse with JJ, Mike & Dom The Edge Network Willy DeWitt, Dean Butler & Dean Young Radio Hauraki Morning Pirates Radio Hauraki Network Roger...

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Graeme Sinclair hosts new show on Radio Sport

Graeme Sinclair hosts new show on Radio Sport

Popular television show presenter of ‘Carters Gone Fishin Show’, Graeme Sinclair is about to embark on another fishing expedition in April. Graeme Sinclair is to co host with Kent Johns a new Fishing Show on the Radio Sport Network. Father of two, presenter and director of Frontier Television with his wife and long time business...

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Pass on your best wishes to Brendan Telfer and his family

Pass on your best wishes to Brendan Telfer and his family

TVNZ has set up a message board for people to pass on their best wishes to Brendan Telfer and his family. The veteran broadcaster is in an induced coma in Wellington’s Intensive care where he’s being treated for a cranial aneurism. His sudden collapse has prompted a flurry of tributes and get well messages from...

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An extra half hour of the Morning Show

An extra half hour of the Morning Show

Channel 7 in Australia has extended the length of the Morning Show.  It will now run from 9am through until the 1130 edition of 7 News. Until today,  The Morning Show had ended at 11am and was followed by children’s TV show Raggs. – Dan News.

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Holmes, Espiner and Arseneau front new TV One show.

Holmes, Espiner and Arseneau front new TV One show.

TV ONE’s new Sunday morning political show, Q & A will be presented by TVNZ’s political editor, Guyon Espiner; political analyst, Therese Arseneau and the country’s most popular broadcaster, Paul Holmes. The programme is being produced by TVNZ News and Current Affairs and replaces Agenda. “Q & A is a fresh new format that will...

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Carly reveals more than the mornings headlines on Sunrise

Carly reveals more than the mornings headlines on Sunrise

This morning TV3’s Sunrise host Carly Flynn stunned her audience with a dress viewers are unlikely to forget in a hurry. The Forget-Me-Not dress was designed by Jenny Gillies and was worn by Carly who was broadcasting like from the Ellerslie Flower show in Christchurch. Video below:

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Summerfield to present 3’s motorsport coverage

Summerfield to present 3’s motorsport coverage

TV3 sports journalist Shaun Summerfield has been confirmed as the presenter for the network’s 2009 exclusive motorsport coverage. With the success of the V8 Supercars series on TV3 last year the network is increasing its commitment to motorsport for 2009 screening live or same day coverage of the Motorsport Series. All 14 Rounds of the...

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Spam attack brings down the news.

Spam attack brings down the news.

Good Morning all, It’s nice to be back online today after yesterday’s outage. According to the Dan News tech slaves in the basement, there was a spam attack of epic proportions. I have offered them 9 day working fortnights or usage of a cycle lane from Kaitia to Bluff as in incentive to have this...