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The Pat Kenny Show Highlights

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Pat brings you the sharpest analysis of news and current affairs on the radio and fresh perspectives on the issues that will define a generation. Breaking news is interwoven with reflective news features and reports from a variety of reporters based across the country. Experts are on hand to guide listeners on everything from consumer and employment rights and health issues to savvy holiday options. And Pat is joined by all the best personalities from the entertainment world. 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'.

Location:

Dublin, Ireland

Description:

Pat brings you the sharpest analysis of news and current affairs on the radio and fresh perspectives on the issues that will define a generation. Breaking news is interwoven with reflective news features and reports from a variety of reporters based across the country. Experts are on hand to guide listeners on everything from consumer and employment rights and health issues to savvy holiday options. And Pat is joined by all the best personalities from the entertainment world. 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'.

Twitter:

@PatKennyNT

Language:

English

Contact:

1890453106


Episodes
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A modern take on the old classic, the Nokia 3210!

5/21/2024
This week Jess Kelly reviews two phones, the Google Pixel 8a and a modern take on the old classic, the Nokia 3210! With thanks to Viatel Technology Group.

Duration:00:05:02

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Tír na nÓg features two brand new rollercoasters to Emerald Park

5/21/2024
Tír na nÓg at Emerald Park features two brand new rollercoasters to Emerald Park ‘na Fianna Force’ and ‘The Quest’. Henry McKean got a chance to take ride up and down and around.

Duration:00:10:00

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Best-selling author David Nicholls on his new book

5/21/2024
Best-selling author David Nicholls talks to Pat in studio about his latest novel, "You Are Here".

Duration:00:13:47

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Gardai to roll out a new HGV supercab

5/21/2024
Follow the rules of the road because the gardai are looking down on you from their new truck-like supercab. We discuss this with Michael Healy Rae Independent TD for Kerry.

Duration:00:20:41

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Singer and songwriter Rosanne Cash

5/21/2024
Singer and songwriter Rosanne Cash will be coming to Dublin this June. She spoke to Pat about the upcoming concert.

Duration:00:11:21

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Israel and Hamas have both angrily rejected moves to arrest their leaders

5/21/2024
Israel and Hamas have both angrily rejected moves to arrest their leaders by the international criminal court following heavy fighting in Gaza. Professor Paul Rogers, Author & Emeritus Professor of Peace Studies, Bradford University

Duration:00:12:01

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Ask The Expert: All you need to know about making your will

5/20/2024
Have you got a will in place, so your loved ones know your wishes if the worst were to happen? Pat was joined on the show by John Costello, consultant solicitor at Nobel Law on everything you should know about making your will.

Duration:00:09:51

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Charged: The EV Norwegian range test

5/20/2024
Our EV series continues with the results from a Norwegian range test conducted in Summer and Winter. We get all detail details from Geraldine Herbert Motoring Editor for the Irish Independent.

Duration:00:13:45

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3D construction technology

5/20/2024
We hear about the Irish owned company that is delivering the 3D construction technology to enable the housing project. Speaking to Pat this morning was Justin Kinsella Managing Director and Co-Founder of Harcourt Technologies (HTL.tech).

Duration:00:10:55

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More people are opting for so called “quiet” weddings but what are they?

5/20/2024
An average Irish wedding costs €26,000. In today's cost of living crisis more people are opting for so called “quiet” weddings but what are they? To tell us more was Sara Kennedy, wedding expert from The Irish Wedding Blog and also to discuss further we got reaction from David Quinn, Columnist Sunday Independent and head of the Iona Institute.

Duration:00:16:23

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Alastair Campbell on Labour party’s relationship with Israel and Trump

5/20/2024
Alastair Campbell Writer, communicator, consultant, strategist, mental health campaigner. Does podcast The Rest is Politics with ex Tory minister Rory Stewart joined Pat on the show this morning to discuss refugees fleeing the UK for Ireland and the Labour party’s relationship with Israel and Trump.

Duration:00:18:53

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A look back on the stories of the week on our Friday Forum

5/17/2024
We take a look back on the stories of the week on our Friday Forum. Joining Pat this week on the show was Jack Horgan Jones, Political correspondent with The Irish Times, Jennifer Whitmore Social Democratic TD for Wicklow, Spokesperson for Climate, Environment and Biodiversity and Colm Brophy Fine Gael TD, Dublin southwest chairperson of the European Affairs Committee.

Duration:00:22:05

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Concerns about the lack of pre-hospital emergency care in Ireland

5/17/2024
A consultant in emergency medicine has raised concerns about the lack of pre-hospital emergency care in Ireland. Speaking to Pat this morning on the show was Lisa Cunningham, pre hospital Physician and Consultant in emergency medicine.

Duration:00:20:30

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Dublin – Monaghan bombings victim families still waiting for answers

5/17/2024
Fifty years ago today, 34 people including an unborn baby died after three no-warning car bombs were detonated in Dublin city centre, followed by a fourth bomb in Monaghan town. Speaking to Pat this morning was Former Detective Chief Superintendent John O’Brien.

Duration:00:14:58

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Friday Food with Gareth Mullins

5/17/2024
Executive Chef of The Anantara Marker Hotel, Gareth Mullins will be serving up some Jerk Chicken wings and ranch mayo and Potato Salad.

Duration:00:04:49

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Is there a solution to the global migration crisis?

5/17/2024
Displaced refugees, global migration. Is there a solution? Gillian Tiggs Former United Nations Assistant Secretary General and Assistant High Commissioner for Protection with UNHCR is speaking at the World Bar Conference as part of a panel on “Humanity on the Move: Legal Frontiers in Migration and Human Rights”

Duration:00:18:49

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Ireland’s immigration crunch

5/17/2024
Ireland’s immigration crunch and the plan to turn a ‘super prison’ into a migrant camp. We discuss with Pat Leahy Political Editor with The Irish Times.

Duration:00:14:57

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Josh Crosbie reports on selling EV cars used and new

5/17/2024
All this week we have been examining electric vehicles in the EV series 'Charged'. Today we are looking at sales and more importantly used EV sales and we sent our reporter Josh Crosbie out to meet some EV dealers and also the public at some of the country's charging points.

Duration:00:12:45

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Ideas to get you out and about this weekend

5/16/2024
Whether solo, in a couple or out with the kids we hear some fun things to do out and about this weekend with Eodain Fitzmaurice Content Creator.

Duration:00:04:53

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The sport of Gloucester cheese-rolling

5/16/2024
We hear about the sport of Gloucester cheese-rolling with Cameron Hill from Off The Ball.

Duration:00:05:25