Here is a run down of the 5 most important stories on One News and 3 News tonight.  Please leave your comments on the bulletins in the comments below.

One News

1. Urewera 4 jury delivers verdict (Donna-Marie Lever, live cross, breaking news)
2. Death threats for Labour politicians (Kate Lynch, live cross, breaking news, exclusive)
3. Central North Island weather (John Newton, live cross)
4. Northland weather (Amy Kelley, live cross)
5. Weather update (Jim Hickey, live cross) Continue reading »

Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. Mr. Men and Little Miss: 85480 (TV2, 3:25pm – 3:30pm)
  2. Homeland: 51440 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:40pm)
  3. Modern Family: 40580 (TV3, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Desperate Housewives: 38220 (TV2, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  5. Criminal Minds: 38020 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:35pm) Continue reading »

Most watched

  1. One News: 743,120 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. Shortland Street: 649,360 (TV2, 7:00pm – 7:35pm)
  3. Rapid Response: 638,280 (TV ONE, 8:00pm – 8:30pm)
  4. Piha Rescue: 607,200 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:00pm)
  5. Close Up: 516,140 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm) Continue reading »

The only show on my agenda tonight is the ever-lovely Go Girls.

Go Girls: TV2, 8:30pm

Can tonight’s episode really almost be half way through series four already? I’m not sure what the weather is like where you are today, but if it’s anything like here (dark, cold, endless rain) then Go Girls is the perfect show to curl up on the sofa and watch tonight. Side note: I still have not got used to Brad’s beard and can’t figure out if I like it or not. You? Continue reading »

Adam Hollingworth’s story on 3 News tonight had new footage from TMZ of Kony 2012 campaigner Jason Russell’s naked meltdown.  However, he also included footage, which he prefaced by saying it had been broadcast on US networks, but was not of Jason Russell at all.

On seeing the piece, Matthew Holloway tweeted:

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Here is a run down of the 5 most important stories on One News and 3 News tonight.  Please leave your comments on the bulletins in the comments below.

One News

1. Northland flooding (Amy Kelley, live cross)
2. Northland weather (Jim Hickey, live cross)
3. Tongan king dies (Kate Lynch)
4. Heir to Tongan throne (Rebecca Edwards)
5. Kingitanga and Tongan royalty bond

3 News

1. Northland flooding (Amanda Gillies)
2. Northland flooding (Emma Brannam, live cross)
3. Government moves to limit council spending (Duncan Garner)
4. Urewera 4 case (Jane Luscombe, live cross)
5. Fracking (Tova O’Brien)

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Top 20 most time shifted shows

  1. The Politically G to Grown Ups: 27590 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  2. House: 21720 (TV3, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  3. Packed to the Rafters: 21540 (TV ONE, 8:30pm – 9:30pm)
  4. Offspring: 17700 (TV ONE, 9:30pm – 10:30pm)
  5. The Big C: 15130 (TV3, 9:30pm – 10:40pm) Continue reading »

Most watched

  1. One News: 692,420 (TV ONE, 6:00pm – 7:00pm)
  2. The Politically G to Grown Ups: 555,090 (TV ONE, 7:00pm – 7:30pm)
  3. Sunday: 553,560 (TV ONE, 7:30pm – 8:35pm)
  4. Packed to the Rafters: 514,030 (TV ONE, 8:35pm – 9:30pm)
  5. 3 News: 324,140 (TV3, 6:00pm – 7:00pm) Continue reading »

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Here is a run down of the 5 most important stories on One News and 3 News tonight.  Please leave your comments on the bulletins in the comments below.

One News

1. Prison closures (Sarah Batley)
2. Foveaux Straight boat sinking (Lisa Davies, live cross)
3. Remembering those who died in the Foveaux Straight boat sinking
4. Jock Hobbs funeral (Daniel Faitaua)
5. Man dies in Christchurch housefire

3 News

1. Mount Cook Airlines grounds ATR 500′s (Rachel Morton)
2. Foveaux Straight boat sinking (Dave Goosselink, live cross)
3. Dallas Reedy meets rescuer, Rhys Ferguson (Anna Burns-Francis)
4. Jock Hobbs funeral (Jim Kayes)
5. Fabrice Muamba collapses during FA Cup quarter final (Richard Pallot, ITV)

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