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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

CEO Of Rowing Ireland Reflects On Olympic Gold For Paul O'Donovan And Fintan McCarthy

7/29/2021
Michelle Carpenter CEO of Rowing Ireland gives her reaction to Olympic Gold for Paul O'Donovan and Fintan McCarthy in the lightweight double sculls final at the Tokyo Olympics. 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:00:07:07

Josh Crosbie Reports On The Pressure Churches Are Feeling

7/29/2021
With 16 months of delayed communions, confirmations, weddings, and baptisms - how will we manage to reschedule them, and who was mainly impacted? Our reporter Josh Crosbie examines the pressure churches are under. 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:00:09:25

John Fardy Revisits A More Recent TV Series 'Fleabag'

7/29/2021
John Fardy joins us for another installment of ‘Boxed’ and this time he looks back on a British comedy-drama series 'Fleabag'. 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:00:11:36

Journalist John Simpson Discusses His New Book ‘Our Friends in Beijing’

7/29/2021
Journalist and author John Simpson CBE discusses his new book ‘Our Friends in Beijing’ and the latest travails of his fictional alter-ego Irish broadcast Journalist Jon Swift with Pat this morning. 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:00:14:37

Should We Simply Leave The Phoenix Park Alone?

7/29/2021
The OPW had proposed plans “to reduce through traffic over the medium to long term” which would include pedestrian crossings across chesterfield avenue, 14k of new cycling routes, 30k speed limit, no more through traffic on Upper Glen Road, permanent end to parking on chesterfield avenue, bus routes going to the park and the Cabra gate been used for buses only with no change to the Ashtown or Knockmarroon Gates Green Party leader on Dublin City Council, representing the South West Inner...

Duration:00:15:57

Black Fungus: India's Second Covid Crisis

7/29/2021
Niha Masih, India Correspondent of the Washington Post joined Pat to discuss the Black Fungus which has been described as a second crisis killing survivors of India’s worst Covid wave. Before this year, the infection was rare in India, though it was around 80 times more common there than in developed countries. 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...

Duration:00:02:35

Mules, Herders, Directors-The Structure Of Money Laundering And Its Prevalence Here

7/29/2021
Chief Superintendent Pat Lordan talks to Pat about the success of Operation Skein and the prevalence of money laundering and its prevalence here. 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:00:08:01

Will We Soon See The Live Music Sector Back Up And Running?

7/29/2021
Niall Breslin better known as 'Bressie' of the Blizzards and musician Jerry Fish both joined Pat on the show to discuss when they can see live music back up and running in light of Catherine Martin's push. 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:00:14:25

Divorce Applications Rise By Nearly A Third In Wake Of New Legislation

7/29/2021
Inga Clissmann Senior counsel specialising in family law discussed with Pat why divorce applications have hit an all-time high. 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:00:07:13

Hear Concerns About Plans For 60 Supersize Wind Turbines In Dublin Bay

7/29/2021
Richard Boyd Barrett people before profit TD for Dun Laoghaire joined Pat to discuss concerns about plans for 60 ‘supersize’ wind turbines in Dublin Bay and if they should be further out into the sea. 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:00:16:37

"We are just so proud at Skibbereen Rowing Club." Paul O'Donovan & Fintan McCarthy take Gold

7/29/2021
There was a small gathering inside a polytunnel at Skibbereen rowing club, watching Paul O'Donovan and Fintan McCarthy win gold in the lightweight double sculls final. Henry McKean stayed up all until 4am to capture the Olympic joy and sent us this report.

Duration:00:10:01

Gardening Tips And Advice With Paraic Horkan

7/28/2021
The rain has arrived! Time to get planting and weeding. Paraic Horkan has some general tips and advice and answers all your gardening queries. 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:00:08:47

Keith Woods: International Rugby Experience To Open In Limerick In 2022

7/28/2021
Ireland rugby legend Keith Wood joined Pat to tells us about the rugby experience that hopes to attract 100,000 visitors a year to Limerick city. 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:00:08:44

Green Scene: How Will Ireland Meets It's 51% Reduction In Greenhouse Gas Emissions?

7/28/2021
Professor Brian Ó Gallachóir is Director of MaREI – the SFI Research Centre for Energy, Climate and Marine joined us once again for this week's 'Green Scene'. Today Brian discussed how the UK Weather forecasts suggest temperatures could exceed 40C in the next 10 years and if Ireland will be able to meet its new target of a 51% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the...

Duration:00:07:19

Vice-Admiral Mark Mellett Discusses A Long And Distinguished Career With The Irish Defence Forces

7/28/2021
Major General Seán Clancy has been appointed the next Chief of Staff of the Defence Forces and will take up the position after the retirement of Vice-Admiral Mark Mellett on 29 September. Vice-Admiral Mark Mellett joined us ahead of his retirement to discuss a long and distinguished career with the Irish Defence Forces. 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...

Duration:00:18:22

Behind The Movie Scenes With Bill Hughes

7/28/2021
Bill Hughes Television Producer with Mind the Gap Films takes us behind the scenes of the excellent thriller, ‘Jagged edge’. 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:00:10:55

Plans Are Afoot To Vaccinate 12-15 Year Olds But Will There Be Hesitancy?

7/28/2021
Jen Hogan mum of seven Irish Times Journalist and Dr Madeleine Ní Dhálaigh - Roscommon GP and IMO Committee member talked to Pat to discuss if there will be vaccine hesitancy in the 12-15 age group. 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:00:19:52

Hear About Our Poor Track Record At Treating Hep C On World Hepatitis Day

7/28/2021
Lawrence Murphy, Case Worker with the North Dublin Regional Drug Task Force and an accredited addiction counselor who has had Hep C and Sophie, who has had Hep C both joined Pat to discuss how they contracted Hepatitis C and the stigma around it. 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:...

Duration:00:11:39

Irish Quartet Seals Ireland's First Medal At The Tokyo Olympics

7/28/2021
Ireland have sealed their first medal at the Tokyo Olympics thanks to Aifric Keogh, Eimear Lambe, Fiona Murtagh and Emily Hegarty who raced in the women’s four rowing final in the early hours of this morning. Brendan O’Brien - Sports Journalist with The Irish Examiner in Tokyo and Hugh Sutton UCC Rowing Team Captain both joined Pat on the show this morning. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the...

Duration:00:09:18

Minister Darragh O'Brien On The Delay To The 'Housing For All Plan'

7/28/2021
Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage Darragh O’Brien talked to Pat about the delay to the 'housing for all plan' and the vaccine rollout. 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:00:18:50