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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

Dermatologist Rosemary Coleman Answers All Your Skin Care Issues

7/26/2021
Our Monday expert was dermatologist Dr.Rosemary Coleman who answered all your questions about skincare on the show today. 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:00:12:04

Why Are Jellyfish Appearing Further Inland?

7/26/2021
John Leech – CEO of Water Safety Ireland joined Pat on the show to discuss the surge of jellyfish on our shores and what to do if you get stung. 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:00:07:55

The Cost Of Remedying Celtic Tiger-era Homes Will Be At Least €365 Million

7/26/2021
The first submissions to the Government’s working group on defective homes indicate that the cost of remedying Celtic Tiger-era building defects will be at least €365 million. The Construction Defects Alliance, which represents almost 400 affected homeowners, suggests in its submission that this sum is the “tip of the iceberg” with almost 21,000 impacted units now identified. Pat Montague Coordinator of the Construction Defects Alliance spoke to Pat this morning. Listen and subscribe to The...

Duration:00:12:03

Indoor dining returns - but a lot of businesses choosing to remain outdoors early

7/26/2021
Indoor dining in restaurants and cafes resumes today for the first time since last December, with many pubs not having opened their doors since March last year when Covid restrictions came into effect. Our reporter Barry Whyte joined us from Matt The Thrashers Restaurant in Dublin City Centre...

Duration:00:11:13

Drogheda To Be Prioritised for Support After Years Of Gang Crime

7/26/2021
Nicola Tallant Investigations editor with the Sunday World and Joanne O’Dwyer, Community Employment Supervisor at the Red Door Project, an addiction treatment center in Drogheda 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 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:00:10:52

Can Schools Return Safely In September?

7/26/2021
Anne Piggot president of the ASTI and Siobhan O’Neill, Mams.ie founder and mother-of-four joined Pat to discuss if schools will be able to reopen safely in September despite the Delta variant. 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:00:12:59

Phil Egan Reflects On The Weekend In Sport

7/26/2021
We get the latest from the Olympics plus all the weekend’s GAA and Lions action with Phil Egan from OTB Sports. 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:00:06:35

Hear How Third Level Students Are Living With Mould, Drafts And Condensation In Rental Accommodation

7/26/2021
Ailbhe Ryan, NUI Galway Civil Engineering graduate, and Karina Timothy – Service Manager with Threshold Western Region based in Galway joined Pat to discuss the current issues facing students in their rental accommodation from mould to drafts to condensation. Ailbhe conducted the research as part of her BE in Civil Engineering degree programme at NUI Galway and we find out just how prevalent the issue is among students. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google...

Duration:00:12:22

Freedom Day One Week One

7/26/2021
Rafael Behr, Political Columnist with the Guardian joined Pat to bring us the latest on whether coronavirus numbers surged and what is the ‘pingdemic’ like one week on from Freedom Day. 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:00:08:46

Hear From Business Owners As They Prepare To Open Their Doors To Indoor Dining Today

7/26/2021
Pat was joined on the show by Sean Defoe Newstalk's political correspondent who brought us up to date with the latest guidelines around indoor dining and Michael O'Donovan, Chairperson Cork City & Cork County Branch Vintners Federation of Ireland and runs of The Castle Inn, South Main Street. 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:00:16:08

Keep It Local: Little White Bulll - A Handbags, Accessories And Gifts Retailer

7/23/2021
Little White Bull is a family-run Irish Company selling Irish Designed Handbags, Accessories and Gifts online. Donal Crotty had been working in Finance and Real Estate for 15 years up until November of last year however was unfortunately made redundant as a result of the impact that COVID had on the business that he was working for. With little prospect of finding another job in that industry he set up a company called Little White Bull. Donal spoke to Pat on the show this morning as part of...

Duration:00:04:29

Housing Plan Delayed Until End Of August

7/23/2021
The launch of the government’s landmark housing policy is set to be delayed until the end of August. For more on this Pat was joined on the show by Cormac Devlin, Fianna Fáil TD for Dun Laoghaire, and Cian O’Callaghan, Social Democrats Housing Spokesperson. 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...

Duration:00:10:47

Could Indoor Dining Throw Up A Raft Of Legal Issues?

7/23/2021
The linen might be pressed and the cutlery gleaming, but could indoor dining throw up a raft of legal issues? Pat discussed this with Stuart Gilhooly, Solicitor and former President of the Law Society, Paul Cartright – Director and Head Chef of Roly Restaurant, and Audrey Quinlan of Gemelles on Quay Street Galway. 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...

Duration:00:16:41

Residents In Co. Louth Are Left Without Water For Several Days

7/23/2021
In what might become a common theme for parts of the country during this hot summer, residents in Co. Louth are left without water for several days. How are they coping? Pat spoke to Declan Power, Independent Councillor and Eoin Medland, a Clogherhead Resident. 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...

Duration:00:20:07

Summer Salad Days Are Here And Gareth Mullins Has The Perfect Recipes For This Weekend

7/23/2021
Classic coleslaw, watermelon, cucumber, and mint salad, baked potato with sour cream, chives and sea salt, flamed sweetcorn, chili, lime, and feta are just some of the recipes Gareth Mullins Executive Chef at the Marker Hotel has for these wonderful summer days. 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...

Duration:00:04:33

Eoin Sheahan Looks Ahead To The Tokyo Olympics And The Weekend Sport

7/23/2021
Eoin Sheahan joins us to look ahead to the weekend of sport as the Tokyo Olympics starts. 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:00:06:09

Where Is The Northern Ireland Protocol Likely To End Up?

7/23/2021
With the EU not budging and the UK government with only themselves to blame – where is the Northern Ireland Protocol likely to end up? For more on this Pat was joined on the show by George Parker, Political Editor Financial Times, Neale Richmond, Fine Gael TD for Dublin Rathdown TD, and spokesperson on European Affairs TD and Doug Beattie, Ulster Unionist Party leader and MLA for Upper Bann. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download,...

Duration:00:14:56

Wedding Plans Have Been Thrown Into Chaos

7/23/2021
Wedding plans have been thrown into chaos as couples have been told to plan for 50 guests instead of 100. For advice and a reaction, Pat was joined by Sara Kennedy, wedding expert with Irishweddingblog.ie. Pat also spoke to Eileen McCarthy a listener and nurse from Cork. who have 100 guests invited to her wedding and Roisin Brogan her wedding is on the 21st August. Dave Browne from the band Picture House spoke about how this uncertainty has affected the music industry and wedding bands too....

Duration:00:21:58

Contactless And Smartphone Payments Planned For Public Transport In Next Three Years

7/22/2021
Passengers can look forward to paying for public transport using contactless bank cards or smartphones within the next few years and to find out more about this plan, pat was joined on the show by Stephen Downes NGT (Next Generation Ticketing) Programme. 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:00:08:44

Skin Cancer ‘Set To Treble Over 20 Years’ With Men At Greater Risk

7/22/2021
Experts are warning that the number of skin cancer cases is set to treble in the country over the next twenty years. To discuss this further Pat was joined on the show by Professor Catriona Ryan, Consultant Dermatologist at the Institute of Dermatology. 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:00:08:33