RNZ stalwart Hewitt Humphrey facing redundancy in broadcaster's latest restructure

Pattrick Smellie
Tue, 17 Nov 2015

By Pattrick Smellie Nov. 18 (BusinessDesk) - One of the most recognised voices on New Zealand radio, newsreader Hewitt Humphrey, is facing redundancy in a restructuring at Radio New Zealand that the state broadcaster says is vital if it's to break even in the current financial year. Described on the RNZ website as having been "in radio longer than anyone can remember, including himself", Humphrey holds the position of manager, presentation standards, but continues to appear on air as a newsreader. Two other newsreader positions are among...

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