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Feb 23 2015

We are delighted to be privy to the eclectic sarcastic craziness of the Swan & Cheese show our newest addition to the Plains FM programming , which features the talents  of Tom Swan and Alex Cheesebrough. They'll take you through a half hour of insanity with segments such as Haiku Hour, Spam Time and Cool Freaks Wikipedia Club. This late night offering will keep you laughing tune into the Swan & Cheese show every Saturday at 10pm. 

Something Millennial the Cashmere High student hosted magazine style show is back for 2015, bringing you more great music and discussing topics which are relevant to our youth. It's rare for youth to have access to the radio airwaves and these young broadcasters show a lot of potential and enthusiasm so be sure to catch them Fortnightly on Monday at 4pm. 

Jalsa Fiji Radio  is so popular now that they are expanding their show to  6.30-8pm so you can get more of the Bad Boys DJ's and discuss news for the Fiji Indian community plus lots more of their pumping music. So be sure to join Jalsa Fiji Radio party every Saturday evening from 6.30pm. 

Feb 16 2015

Here at Plains FM we ensure that you're given a wide variety of stories from different communities on lots of topics and fantastic programming. As part of this we are featuring programmes from some of our sister community stations around New Zealand.

De Week Die Was - (The Week That Was), a weekly Dutch show on Plains FM every Monday evening at 6:30. A magazine style show which focusses on current events happening in the Netherlands.

Judy's Jazz - Judy Grau is one of the few female jazz presenters in the world! She presents her view of things “jazzy" every Wednesday fortnightly on Plains FM at 11:00pm. Produced by Coast Access Radio on the Kapiti Coast.

Kapiti Gay -  Tony Reed is the host of G.A.Y., Coast Access Radio’s programme for gay people and their friends on the Kāpiti/Horowhenua Coast and beyond. You can hear him on Plains FM at 10:30pm on the third Tuesday.

Young Workers Toolbox -  The Young Workers Toolbox is a weekly show presented by Mel and Tony from FreeFM community access radio in Hamilton. The show covers  all of the employment issues you young workers can think of. Every Tuesday on Plains FM at 4pm.

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