Paul Holmes returns to airwaves

Last updated 12:19 01/09/2012
Paul Holmes
RETURN TO AIRWAYS: Veteran broadcaster Paul Holmes is set to return to his Saturday morning programme on Newstalk ZB later this month.

Relevant offers

Entertainment

Taylor Swift reportedly 'livid' over Kanye West's naked video inclusion Thor director Taika Waititi tight-lipped about The Hulk Review: The Block NZ - Big fat zeros and guess who's coming to dinner? Roots' producers reveal why they believe the time was right to reimagine the slavery epic Simon Sweetman: Dexys have got it covered Prince tributes flow and Beyonce steals the show at the BET Awards Oscar Pistorius: 'There was so much blood' Central Intelligence's Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart talk business, bullying and 'Baywatch' Game of Rhones: Wine event returns to Auckland and Wellington Game Of Thrones season six final episode: Avoiding spoilers

Broadcaster Paul Holmes is to return to his Saturday morning programme on Newstalk ZB later this month.

The scheduled September 22 return will be more than three months after Holmes underwent a four-hour open-heart operation to remove a blockage and do remedial work on his heart.

After the operation he was put on life support in an induced coma to quicken the recovery process.

The 62-year-old was diagnosed with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy - a genetic condition in which the heart muscle becomes thick and blocks blood flow.

"Paul and his family have received a lot of support, and he has recovered well from the surgery," Newstalk ZB said.

Ad Feedback

- Stuff

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content