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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

Our Friday Forum Looks Back At The Stories Of The Week

7/30/2021
Michael Healy Rae, Independent Kerry TD, Sinéad Kelleher, a journalist with The Kerryman newspaper and councilor Norma Moriarty, Waterville-based Fianna Fáil County Councillor for Kenmare District made up our Friday Forum this week where they discussed the stories of the week live from The Lansdowne in Kenmare today as part of our Keep it Local series. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk...

Duration:00:18:26

Gareth Mullins Brings Us A Recipe For A Delicious Seafood Summer Dinner

7/30/2021
Gareth Mullins, executive chef at the Marker Hotel shares a delicious seafood recipe, sea trout, crawfish, samphire, and country butter. 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:00:04:59

"We miss Fungi." How Dingle is moving on without the world famous Dolphin

7/30/2021
According to locals Dingle is having its busiest tourist season for 2 decades. Thanks to staycationers. Meanwhile, the world famous Dolphin, Fungi, is still missing. After 37 years of bringing tourism to the Kerry village, Fungi has disappeared. He hasn't been spotted since October last year. Henry McKean boarded Dingle Dolphin Tours and went looking for Fungi with the skipper and sent us this report. Check out @DingleDolphinTours on Social media or dingledolphin.com

Duration:00:10:28

John Brennan On The Return To Hospitality And What Drives Staycationing Tourists To Kerry

7/30/2021
John Brennan, owner of the 5-star Park Hotel Kenmare joined Pat live from The Lansdowne Hotel in Kenmare as part of our Keep it Local series where he talks about what the return to hospitality has been like this summer as well sharing what drives staycationing tourists to Co. Kerry. 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:00:09:28

President Higgins Expresses Concern Over The Volume Of Legislation He Is Asked To Consider

7/30/2021
Pat was joined on the show by Michael McNamara Independent TD for Clare and Niall Collins TD, Minister of State at Department of Higher and Further Education to discuss concerns raised by President Higgins over the volume of ‘complex’ legislation he is being presented with. 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...

Duration:00:10:50

Eoin Sheahan Brings Us The Latest From The Olympics And Previews The Weekend In Sport

7/30/2021
Eoin Sheahan from Off The Ball brings us the latest from the Olympics and preview's the weekend’s GAA action. 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:00:08:08

Hear From Local Representatives About Kerry's Housing Problem

7/30/2021
Pat was joined in Kenmare today as part of our Keep it Local series by Patrick Conner Scarteen – Fine Gael Councillor and estate agent and by Breanndán Ó Beaglaoich, musician and campaigner where they discussed the housing problem in Kerry. 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:00:17:20

Adrian Cummins-The Malicious Ways The Public Are Fighting Against The Indoor Dining Laws

7/30/2021
Adrian Cummins, CEO of Restaurants Association of Ireland and Treasurer of HOTREC joined Pat to discuss the abuse restaurants are receiving for ‘discriminating’ against non-vaccinated customers. 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:00:14:24

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