In today’s News From New Zealand, Will Pollard tells Tim Brunero about the Kiwi woman who was so disgusted with hospital food that she challenged the Head of the Mid-Central District Health Board to try to eat one of the Hospital’s “disgusting” meals. Perhaps unsurprisingly, the Head of the Board refused. Will tells Tim what he said.
New Zealand promoters have said that they will not run another Big Day Out, as ticket sales are so far down it’s not a viable proposition.
The arrest in New Zealand of a notorious download “facilitator” who has been known to use his helicopter to get breakfast, has netted New Zealand Police $NZ6 million in luxury cars and $NZ10 million in various financial institutions. The arrest came as New Zealand Police acted for US Federal Authorities in a crack-down against illegal file-sharing, money-laundering, racketeering, and Copyright infringements.
Producer: Sam Reynolds