TVNZ Highlights: 16-22 March
We loved Love Your Garden, this week with TVNZ
Love Your Garden
Friday 22 March at 7.30pm on TVNZ 1
Season 8 of this beloved gardening show comes to an end, as Alan Titchmarsh and his team transform the backyard of a deserving family in Hackney, East London.
The family's urban courtyard is transformed into an accessible paradise, complete with a tropical water-feature, a sensory beach and Asian-style dining zone complete with a breath-taking mural.
And if you missed the season don't worry - all episodes are available OnDemand!
Following Twain with Oscar Kightley
Saturday 16 March at 8.05pm on TVNZ 1
After spending several months tracing Mark Twain’s path around New Zealand as chronicled in his journals, Oscar Kightley ends his tour in Whanganui – a place that stole the heart of famed “river-man” Twain.
Discover how sneaky sly-groggers got around prohibition booze bans and the real motive behind an ill-fated raid on the Uruweras.
World's Scariest Hauntings
Stream from Thursday 21 March on TVNZ OnDemand
World’s Scariest Hauntings delves into the paranormal universe to reveal ghosts and horror stories from 10 terrifying locations around the globe.
The series interviews people who know the locations inside out and have spine-chilling experiences to share.Photos and video that cannot be explained are also tracked down.
Join these brave eye-witnesses, as they return to the locations and tell the stories behind their frightening footage.
Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier
Thursday 21 March at 9.30pm on DUKE
If you’ve ever worried about laboratory grown meat, accidentally touching someone’s hand on the train, or the impeding nuclear apocalypse, then Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier is for you!
In this brand new comedy, award-winning comedian and obsessive worrier Jon Richardson attempts to analyse, assess and log every single one of his many, many worries.
Also starring Richard Gadd and New Zealand's own Rose Matafeo.
8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown
Thursday 21 March at 8.30pm on DUKE
It’s Letters and Numbers with a whole bunch of comedians as the 8 Out of 10 Cats crew take over the classic quiz show in this hilarious crossover.
Jimmy Carr hosts while 8 Out of 10 Cats team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson are joined by guests like Rhod Gilbert, James Corden and Bill Bailey, to take on the words and numbers quiz.
Tuesday 19 March at 8.30pm on TVNZ 2
In this week's fifth episode of local comedy Fresh Eggs, Penny (Claire Chitham) struggles with Cutter’s (John Rhys-Davies) demands, especially when the star-struck townsfolk get involved.
Things also turn toxic between Lulu (Danielle Cormack) and Walker, and Justin makes a connection.
Plus, Penny and Wade’s (Cohen Holloway) secrets are unearthed and they become the victims of divine intervention.