Crikey/Media Monitors radio and TV rumour watch reports:

  • Rumours have long circulated around Bundaberg that underground war bunkers exist at the city’s airport, but the Bundaberg Regional Council says an excavation conducted last week confirmed there are none. The council says there will be no more ratepayer funded investigations. — 6.30am ABC Wide Bay
  • Caller “Lance Glance” says she lives in the same street as cyclist Stuart O’Grady and Lance Armstrong is staying with O’Grady. Presenter Kym says it wouldn’t be surprising if they’ve employed an Armstrong double. — 8.09am Triple M (Adelaide)
  • Caller “Anon” says he spends a lot of time around the Adelaide Produce Markets and there’s a rumour a new food, cooking and produce show will be broadcast weekly promoting the markets and their products. He says it will air on Channel Seven or Nine. — 8.11am Triple M (Adelaide)
  • Presenter Ron E Sparks says it’s rumoured Cricket Australia are not impressed with Australian selector Merv Hughes appearing on advertisements for fan cricket tours to the UK. — 8.21 WS FM

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