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Newstalk Breakfast brings you all the news you need to set you up for the day – from politics, business, sport, entertainment and everything in between. Shane Coleman and Ciara Kelly have all the stories that matter, every weekday from 7-9AM. Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Newstalk Breakfast brings you all the news you need to set you up for the day – from politics, business, sport, entertainment and everything in between. Shane Coleman and Ciara Kelly have all the stories that matter, every weekday from 7-9AM. Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

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Dublin, Ireland

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Newstalk Breakfast brings you all the news you need to set you up for the day – from politics, business, sport, entertainment and everything in between. Shane Coleman and Ciara Kelly have all the stories that matter, every weekday from 7-9AM. Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

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Episodes

Nightclubs open their doors tonight with 100% capacity

10/22/2021
Nightclubs are open again from this evening, with reaction to this night of reopening Pat was joined this morning by Ian Redmond, Owner of Tramline Nightclub and Promoter Buzz O'Neill. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:17:18

Cork Jazz festival takes place this weekend

10/22/2021
Irish Artist Denise Chaila who this weekend will be returning to the stage at the Guinness Cork Jazz festival. The festival is the first major festival to take place with the easing of restrictions today. Denise Chaila joined us on the show ahead of her headline slot. Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and...

Duration:00:04:20

A plan for the reopening of clubs and pubs is finally published

10/22/2021
After last-minute talks, Fáilte Ireland has finally published their guidelines for the easing of restrictions in the hospitality and entertainment industries today. 1,500 will be permitted to stand at gigs, nightclubs can reopen with 100% capacity while you will now be able to order at the bar in a pub but you will then need to return to your seat. We heard from the industry this morning, with Robbie Kitt spokesperson for Give us the Night Campaign and Padraig Cribben Chief Executive of the...

Duration:00:06:35

How concerned do we need to be about rising COVID numbers?

10/22/2021
As we head into a bank holiday weekend with restrictions easing – how concerned do we need to be about rising Covid numbers? Paul Reid CEO of the HSE joined us on the show this morning. Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on newstalk.com or on Alexa, by adding the Newstalk skill and asking: 'Alexa, play Newstalk'.

Duration:00:11:08

Less than impressive greenhouse gas reduction last year

10/22/2021
Less that impressive greehouse gas reducation

Duration:00:03:14

100% nightclub capacity and live event standing in new guidelines

10/22/2021
Minister Catherine Martin last night confirmed nightclubs are to open at 100% capacity and in the case of live venues a maximum of 1,500 people can stand along with 100% seating. George Savage, Publican and Night Club Owner of 'The Blasket' in Tralee, and Martin Nolan, Owner of MPI Artists booking agency joined us on the show with their reaction. Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to...

Duration:00:04:39

How concerned should we be about the rise in COVID cases?

10/21/2021
Covid-19 is growing again at a rate of 2-3 per cent a day but there is no “single silver bullet” that was the warning yesterday from NPHET. During their first press briefing in almost two months, NPHET also warned that the future trajectory of the disease remains very uncertain and involves “significant risk” to the health service. Professor Liam Fanning, Professor of Immunovirology at UCC joined us this morning and we ask how concerned should we be about the rise in cases? Listen and...

Duration:00:04:29

Minister Jack Chambers on attending church service marking the centenary of partition

10/21/2021
Minister Jack chamber Armagh church service

Duration:00:10:50

Can we take the next step in trying to ban smoking?

10/21/2021
Should we try and ban smoking

Duration:00:04:32

Should we commemorate the partition of the island of Ireland?

10/21/2021
Should we commemorate the partition

Duration:00:07:15

Concerns over pandemic disruption to cancer services

10/20/2021
disruption to cancer services

Duration:00:05:19

Nightmare Halloween Events And This Year's Popular Costumes

10/20/2021
Nightmare Halloween Events And This Year's Popular Costumes

Duration:00:05:15

E-scooters to finally have official legislation but will the new rules go far enough?

10/20/2021
Legislation for e-scooters on Irish roads is finally set to become a reality after the cabinet approved the Road Traffic and Roads Bill. Under the new rules, a new class of ‘powered personal transporters’ will be created with these not requiring the same licensing, insurance, or tax considerations as motorbikes. Alan Farrell, Fine Gael TD, and Climate Action Spokesperson joined us on the show to discuss. Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. Download,...

Duration:00:07:29

The illegal multi-million pound puppy trade between UK and Republic of Ireland

10/20/2021
The multi-million pound illegal puppy trade

Duration:00:04:28