Phil Whelan: A chat and music show hosted by Phil Whelan,
Weekday programme Morning Brew is a chat and music show. Hosted by Phil Whelan, guests include regular contributors and drop-ins, who span topics from earnest current affairs to cookery to the arts.
Catch it live:
Monday to Friday 9.30am - 1pm
It’s Wednesday on Morning Brew. Thanks for joining us. Of course, anything might change, but at 9.40 we’ll go walkies to the sunny Caribbean for our weekly chat with Janice Jensen from Nevis Animal Speak. At 10.40 we meet author Nifraz Rifaz who's here to tell you all about the Hong Kong Writers Circle 2019 anthology. It's a big collection great original work by Hong Kong authors, which was released to coincide with the Hong Kong International Literary Festival. After 11.30, RTL France's Philippe Dova joins us on the line for his weekly helping of Frenchness. No Pilates today, but hopefully things will be a little more normal next week. Hopefully! (9:30am-1pm, email email@example.com )
Morning Brew: James Ross in for Phil today, and we'll be playing musical chairs a bit over the next few weeks. Kicking off this week after 9 with a focus on the future of live music, with the closing of Grappa's Cellar over the weekend. The final music gig was on Friday played by Last Orders, and we'll be joined by band members Jeremy and Zack. Plus DJ and Music Consultant Steve Bruce, and Nick Willsher, MD of Entertaining Asia. After 10 Robbie McRobbie, head honcho of the Hong Kong Rugby Union, with a wrap-up of the World Under 20 Trophy, and Operation Breakthrough returning from the Vietnam tour. After 11 and ahead of his appearance tonight at the Hong Kong Book Fair, China expert Mark O'Neill drops into the studio to tell us about his book "How South Asians Helped to Make Hong Kong". Plus all the best in music through till 1.(9:00am-1pm, email firstname.lastname@example.org )