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.
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Welcome to Tuesday on Morning Brew. After a Covid-inspired break from proceedings, Jarrod Watt has risen, and he will be back with us this morning, live from Melbourne. In the words of a random Australian wag, “we are not here to… erm, ‘associate romantically’ with spiders!”. Wise words indeed, as today he’ll be talking about some very nasty ones that are set to invade Sydney homes. That at 10.40, plus all the rest of the Aussie news that’s fit to broadcast, and three great new tracks. At 11.40 Dr. Merrin Pearse will be with us once again, live from Wellington, New Zealand. Today he’s joined by Shaun Martin, who runs the Hong Kong end of the wonderful City Nature Challenge. After 12 it's back to Melbourne to meet up with biz futurist Morris Miselowski. The English travel industry pioneer Thomas Cook organised his first package tour today in...1841. Incredible, since most of us probably didn't realise he actually existed, much less in the mid 19th century. Morris will be talking about all sorts things to do with the future of holidays and travel today.
Good morning. It's Wednesday on Morning Brew, and 'classical' music day. Composer and conductor Colin Touchin will be with us at 10.40, with another musical theme. Some of the most famous pieces out there were written about places or buildings, and they are the ones we’ll listening to today. At 11.40, RTL France's Philippe Dova will be live from Tokyo, with some music from the French legend Axel Bauer. Chris Watts is back after 12, live from his Motion Dynamics studio in Central, to have a pretty good look around your... rhomboidal. Join him on Facebook live.