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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'.

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

Restaurants And Cafés Look For Full Reopening on June 2nd

5/13/2021
A group of restaurants and cafés is calling on the government to allow a full reopening on June 2nd, the same date that restrictions on hotels and guest houses will be lifted. The campaign is gaining traction on social media and one of it’s organisers, Restauranteur Paul Treyvaud joins 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...

Duration:00:05:45

Reaction As Israeli Air Strikes And Hamas Rocket Fire Escalates

5/13/2021
Dozens are dead as Israeli air strikes and Hamas rocket fire escalates, with the UN warning we are on the verge of all out war. Pat was joined this morning by Lior Haiat, Spokesperson for the Israeli Foreign Ministry. 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:00:13:56

Luke O'Neill On A Flu/Covid19 Combination Vaccine

5/13/2021
Luke O’Neill joined Pat this morning to discuss a Flu/Covid19 combination vaccine and the latest on allergic reaction to Covid19. 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:00:19:05

More Misery For Those On The Hunt For A Home

5/13/2021
More misery for those on the hunt for a home with house prices rising at fastest pace in two years. Charlie Weston Irish Independent personal finance editor joined Pat on the show this morning with all the details. 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:00:11:20

I Want To Ride My Bicycle! Oh Where Is It?

5/13/2021
Hildegarde Naughton Minister of State, attending Cabinet, with responsibility for International & Road Transport & Logistics also serving as Minister of State at The Department Of Justice spoke to Pat this morning with new measures to tackle bike theft. 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...

Duration:00:19:23

John Fardy Looks Back On Another TV Classic

5/13/2021
We look back on another TV classic, this week one close to home Roddy Doyle’s 'Family' with John Fardy. 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:00:09:32

A Mothers Plea For A Specialised Eating Disorder Bed For Her Daughter

5/13/2021
A 13-year-old girl with severe anorexia has been in a general hospital for more than nine weeks as there is no specialised eating disorder bed available in Ireland. Her Mother of Dearblhla Elizabeth McCrave spoke to Pat this morning on her daughter struggle and the need specialised help. 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...

Duration:00:11:44

Author Karen Perry On Her New Novel 'The Stranger'

5/13/2021
Pat was joined on the show by one of Ireland’s favourite thriller writers, Karen Perry, about her new novel 'The Stranger'. 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:00:08:25

Minister Stephen Donnelly On Crowded Hospitals Concern

5/13/2021
Vaccines ramp up nicely, but crowded hospitals and a potential spike in cases are causes for concern. We discuss all with Minister For Health Stephen Donnelly. 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:00:26:53

The Trial And Error Of Patrick Kavanagh

5/13/2021
The Bar of Ireland have launched a series of lectures available to all called ‘The Green Street Lecture Series’. These lectures follow different cases in Irish legal history that have a historical and cultural impact on society. John O’Donnell’s lecture follows the Trial and Error of poet Patrick Kavanagh, who took legal action against Dublin magazine ‘The Leader’ for defamation of character and John joined Pat on the show this morning. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple...

Duration:00:09:33

The UK Government Has Outlined It's Plans For An Online Safety Bill

5/12/2021
Social media firms will have to remove harmful content quickly or potentially face multi-billion-pound fines in the UK. Is it time we did the same here? To discuss this further Pat was joined on the show by Newstalk Technology Correspondant Jess Kelly. 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...

Duration:00:11:37

Green Scene: The World's Disappearing Rivers

5/12/2021
Professor Brian Ó Gallachóir is Director of MaREI the SFI Research Centre for Energy, Climate and Marine joined Pat this morning for this week's 'Green Scene'. Today Brian discussed the World Economic Forum System Value Analysis and also we heard about the world’s disappearing rivers. 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,...

Duration:00:08:00

The Escalating Israel-Palestinian Violence

5/12/2021
As the escalating Israel-Palestinian violence on both sides continues we get reaction and analysis with Patrick Cockburn Middle East Correspondent for the Independent. 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:00:14:43

A Personal Account Of Living With Long Covid

5/12/2021
It is thought 5% of patients suffer from Long Covid. This morning Pat was joined on the show by Rachael Dandy a long covid sufferer who is still living with a serious legacy of the illness and also to Professor Paddy Mallon from the Long Covid Clinic. 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...

Duration:00:20:45

Gardening: Tips On Adding Colour To Your Patio

5/12/2021
Paraic Horkan joined Pat this morning with tips on adding colour to your patio and decking area now that we can meet one another in the safety of our gardens this May . 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:00:11:48

Why We Need To Be Sun Smart!

5/12/2021
May is melanoma awareness month and Dermatology Nurse Selene Daly joined Pat this morning to explain how we all have to be sun smart . 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:00:12:32

We Go To The Movies With Bill Hughes

5/12/2021
Bill Hughes joins Pat on the show to take a look behind the scenes at powerful multi Oscar winning 2004 movie 'Million Dollar Baby'. 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:00:10:58

Is AI Monitoring Remote Working Employees A Necessary Tool?

5/12/2021
Is AI technology to monitor remote working employees a breach of privacy or a necessary tool? To debate this Pat was joined on the show by Neill McDonnell, CEO of ISME and Peter Cosgrove MD Futurewise, Future of work expert. 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...

Duration:00:20:41

The Conspiracy Files: The Assassination Of Martin Luther King

5/11/2021
We continue our Conspiracy Files series with Simon Tierney. Today Simon features a crime that shocked the globe – the assassination of Martin Luther King. 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:00:17:44

How The Maternity Restrictions Have Had A Traumatic Impact

5/11/2021
With Protests being held outside a number of hospitals across the country this morning to highlight how the Covid restrictions are affecting expectant mothers and their partners. This morning speak to one new mum Sarah McGinn about her traumatic maternity experience last October. 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...

Duration:00:15:37