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By Fiona Rae In TV Week

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28th July, 2007
SATURDAY JULY 28 EXTRAORDINARY KIWIS: HEART OF THE NORTH (TV1, 5.30PM). A profile of a man who is surely a candidate for a garden makeover on Mucking In if nothing else. Ricky Houghton is helping to alleviate poverty among Maori in the Far North one family at a time through the organisation he has set up in Kaitaia. He helps people avoid mortgagee sales, getting families back on the land, setting up small businesses, and making the dysfunctional independent again. THE DAME EDNA TREATMENT (TV1, 9.30PM). Australia's most erudite man (we challenge you to read ...

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