Archive for the ‘Charity’ Category

Chaser skit “offensive to guide dogs”

July 23, 2009

ABC’s The Chaser program is again under fire for what a charity has described as a degrading and offensive skit about guide dogs. The Chaser on Wednesday night aired a skit centred on an organisation called “Guide Dogs for the Blind and Munted”. It featured guide dogs leading drunken men, one of whom smashes a […]

Mummery leaves MIX to join Seven’s Telethon

July 23, 2009

Seven Perth announced this week that it had appointed Steve Mummery to the position of general manager of Telethon. Mummery makes the move to radio after looking after Perth Austereo station Mix 94.5. The station has been #1 for the last 77 ratings surveys. During his time at the radio station Mummery instigated a number […]