Every Christmas, we produce 18 hours of special Christmas programming for Newstalk ZB from 6pm-12am on Christmas Eve and 6am to 6pm on Christmas Day.
For Christmas 2020, our team produced 18 hours of special programming for Newstalk ZB between 6pm-12am on Christmas Eve and 6am-6pm on Christmas Day. The programme kicked was a mix of pre-recorded programming and live talkback shows.
6-9pm: Rev Frank Ritchie and Jax van Buuren
9-11.30pm: John Cowan
11.30pm-12am: Elvis Presley Christmas special
6-9am: The award-winning Crazy Kiwi Christmas Kids Show with Bjorn Brickell, Eden Bloore, Leanna Cooper and Daryl Habraken
9am-12pm: Peter Wolfkmap and Tash McGill
12-1pm: Petra and Pio's Christmas Hāngī
1-5pm: Frank and Friends with Rev Frank Ritchie
5-6pm: The award-winning Newstalk BC
Sprinkled throughout the programming were 60-90 second pieces of production which we had written, recorded and mixed.