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Cult Chat Wins At 2024 NZ Radio And Podcast Awards

Friday, 7 June 2024, 1:50 pm | Plains FM 96.9

Cult Chat has won Best Community Access Programme for 2024 at the NZ Radio and Podcast Awards announced in Auckland last night. More >>

Uncovering Wolf Mankowitz's Untold Story In "Conversations On The Art Of Living”

Friday, 10 May 2024, 2:14 pm | Plains FM 96.9

The genesis of this show lies in a serendipitous connection between Les Davis's father, Gerald Davis, an esteemed abstract Irish artist, and Wolf Mankowitz. Their shared passion for creativity led to intimate conversations, now preserved on six one-hour ... More >>

Mosque Attack Widows Share Their Stories Of Life After March 15

Friday, 6 March 2020, 4:42 pm | Plains FM 96.9

On March 15 2019, dozens of women hovered in the female section of Christchurch’s Al-Noor Mosque - their time of worship became a time of terror which shocked the nation to its core. Widows of Shuhada is a new 8-part audio documentary series produced ... More >>

Positive Societal Change: Plains FM96.9 Turns 30 But Looks 7

Monday, 26 February 2018, 7:18 pm | Plains FM 96.9

Media entities come and go in these uncertain times but Canterbury’s only not-for-profit community access radio station PLAINS FM 96.9 remains a constant and celebrates a milestone 30th Anniversary this week on a day that doesn’t exist – February 29th! More >>

Interview with Journalist Jonathan Cook based in Nazareth

Thursday, 7 August 2014, 5:08 pm | Plains FM 96.9

Protests by Israeli-Palestinians against the deadly attacks on Gaza, have erupted in Israel itself. For the first time the Israeli police are using the same vicious tactics against Palestinian -Israelis, i.e. Israeli citizens, that they, the Israeli ... More >>

The Warratahs To Perform At Plains In The Park!!!

Tuesday, 19 February 2013, 10:58 am | Plains FM 96.9

Canterbury’s only not-for-profit community access radio station, Plains FM 96.9, is celebrating 25 years on air in March with a free concert called Plains In The Park as part of the annual Festival of Flowers programme. More >>

Plains FM Audio: Mornings – Jantina Huls

Tuesday, 9 February 2010, 9:19 am | Plains FM 96.9

Plains FM’s morning show on Canterbury’s 96.9FM. Audio from this morning’s show – Nursing student Jantina Huls talks to Mornings host Ed Swift about the problems she's had with StudyLink over the last 4 weeks. More >>

Community access station wins 4th year in a row

Monday, 11 May 2009, 2:26 pm | Plains FM 96.9

Canterbury’s little community access station Plains FM 96.9 scooped another NZ Radio Award for the fourth year running at the Skycity in Auckland on Saturday night. Naoko Kudo won the award for Best Spoken/Informational Programme in Any Language ... More >>

Robert Fisk on Christchurch Community Radio

Thursday, 11 September 2008, 1:22 pm | Plains FM 96.9

Broadcasters for Earthwise, on Christchurch Community Radio, were privileged to be able to have a private interview with distinguished Middle East correspondent for the British newspaper The Independent, Robert Fisk, when he was here in Christchurch. More >>

Canterbury Artists Feature for NZ Music Month

Thursday, 3 May 2007, 10:10 am | Plains FM 96.9

Long before the government realised they could cash in on the culture vote. Long before arts bureaucrats and commercial radio started patting each other on the back. Long before it was a cool thing to do – community radio championed New Zealand ... More >>




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