Lorraine Downes was an ordinary teenager from Pakuranga - until she was crowned the most beautiful woman in the world. Our only Miss Universe, she was catapulted into a glamorous fairytale that she could never have dreamed of. But her biggest challenges were yet to come – most recently, losing her soulmate - cricketer Martin Crowe. This week, Lorraine bares all in her first interview since Martin's death. A SUNDAY exclusive.

Reporter:       Jehan Casinader
Producer:       Joanne Mitchell
Cameras:       Gary Hopper, Joseph Day
Editor:            Paul Anderson


Andy Hensel had always been a daredevil. But almost six years ago this high-flying freestyle motocross star crashed from more than twenty metres in the air – he broke his back  and crushed his spinal cord, leaving him paralysed. But Andy had a hunger to be airborne again, and we’re alongside as he bravely attempts to fly again. 

Channel 7 “SUNDAY NIGHT”