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Robbie White, 15 yr old student at New Plymouth Boys High school, won the latest national Race Unity Speech competition with his beautiful speech that challenges people to stand up to racism, wherever they find it.
Duration: 00:00:00 | Date: 13 August, 2019
Karen Johns from the NPDC is our CBD Facilitator. She welcomes all of us to join the conversation on how the CBD can be enlivened and enriched for the enjoyment of the whole community.
Duration: 00:58:19 | Date: 8 August, 2019
Hear from Hobnail about their 25th Anniversary "Boots and All" gig at the 4th Wall theatre. Alessandra also welcomes artists Jan Huibers and Alby Carter to talk about their upcoming exhibition, Taranaki Artocracy, at the Percy Thomson Gallery.
Duration: 01:01:05 | Date: 11 July, 2019
Alessandra talks with Margaret Smith and Catherine Cheung, from Climate Justice, about the Just Transitions Community Conference held in New Plymouth, 15 June 2019
Duration: 00:53:21 | Date: 20 June, 2019
On today's Show Alessandra chats with John Ainsworth and Cameron Douglas as they share the party of the upcoming theatric version of Priscilla Queen Of The Desert
Duration: 01:00:13 | Date: 11 June, 2019
Lindsay Maindonald, artist and mountaineer, talks art and mountains, and Alessandra urges us to talk about the magic that happens every day
Duration: 00:59:02 | Date: 28 May, 2019
Julia Jones, Head of Analytics at NZX, is very down-to-earth and very easy to relate to. She was a speaker at the Techweek 2019 event, "All You Can Eat", where she talked about understanding global trends and changing mindsets. She continues that conversation with Alessandra.
Duration: 00::00:00 | Date: 21 May, 2019
Dennis Ngawhare shares his experiences as a WOMAD Artist Liaison since 2002, and plays some of the music from the bands he has looked after.
Duration: 01:03:37 | Date: 9 May, 2019
Jazmine's guest is fibre artist Beth Pottinger-Hockings, and she enlightens us about her art, and involvement in the Taranaki Arts Trail
Duration: 00:23:40 | Date: 23 April, 2019
Sweet Talk guest Philip Robertson speaks candidly about living with Bipolar. Philip explains that writing a book about his life ("Piripi's Nut House") has helped him come to terms with some of the troubling events in his life. He hopes the book will help de-stigmatize mental illness, by creating a better understanding in the community.
Duration: 01:00:25 | Date: 28 March, 2019
We need to talk about who we really are, New Zealand. Reflections on the multi-cultural and diverse society in which we live.
Duration: 01:01:20 | Date: 19 March, 2019
Michelle talks with Karl Austin about The Extravaganza Fair, happening at East End Reserve this coming weekend, and with Andre Manella, of Sonic Delusion.
Karl provides live, original music and hear the latest releases by Sonic Delusion.
Duration: 01:03:47 | Date: 7 March, 2019
Brian Voice from Town and Country Security Limited shares his story, then Amber and James grace us with their song
Duration: 00:50:38 | Date: 21 February, 2019
Alessandra talks Climate Change Consciousness, and later is joined by Craig Nielsen from Conductive Education Taranaki. Craig explains how Conductive Education is helping families by maximising the "ability" in "disability".
Duration: 01:01:40 | Date: 24 January, 2019