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As a new social media-style status update, Minister of Broadcasting Clare Curran could hardly have a better moniker than “Minister Interrupted”. The debacle last week over her meeting with Radio New Zealand executive Carol Hirschfeld has made it less likely that Curran will get her way over the public broadcaster’s future development.
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The segment focused on the Hirschfeld-Curran saga. Ellis made some very good points and highlighted the need for Curran to be explicit on what was discussed. 39 more words
The UK’s favourite (and most-streamed) independent country duo Holloway Road recently called into Ticketmaster HQ to play exclusive acoustic versions of their two most recent singles ‘If She Falls’ and ‘Under Cover’, and give fans an insight into their influences, writing process and what audiences can expect on their forthcoming run of national tour dates. 120 more words
The ECB have announced their 16 man squad for the test series in New Zealand and there are many eyebrows that will be raised. For one thing, Stokes is included in the squad, although the ECB has added the proviso that they will convene to consider his place in light of any further action by the police with regards to the Bristol incident which saw him being scratched from the Ashes squad. 839 more words
Review and live photos by Kayleigh Lewinton and Scott Tomlins
In London’s Troubador Venue – UK country artists Curran headlined a charity show with Holloway Road and Helen Hurd as support. 348 more words