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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

Pandemic Rewards for frontline staff

9/24/2021
We have all the details as major dividends for pandemic workers are on the way in next month’s budget with Sean Defoe Newstalk's Political Correspondent. 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:00:10:33

Sport: Europe and the US battle on the fairways to claim the Ryder Cup

9/24/2021
It’s all about the golf this weekend, as Europe and the US battle on the fairways to claim the Ryder Cup. Phil Egan previews a busy weekend of sport. 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:00:07:02

How can we prepare for a winter of bugs, cold viruses and flus?

9/24/2021
Monaghan-based GP Illona Duffy joined Anton this morning on the show to discuss the upcoming winter bugs and how bad we can expect them to be in the coming months. 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:00:08:06

How thoughtless acts are preventing disabled people from safely getting around in public spaces

9/24/2021
We hear why thoughtless acts are preventing disabled people from safely getting around in public spaces. To discuss this issue and hear about the 'Make Your Way' campaign Anton was joined on the show by Carolyn Akintola, a wheelchair user, Helena Mollaghan, a visually impaired woman and Bridget Boyle, Cavan Cllr & wheelchair user. 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...

Duration:00:14:56

A terminally ill 25 year old mother who feels the Irish health system has shortened her life

9/23/2021
Meabh Feerick from Ballinrobe in County Mayo had been enjoying life in Australia, where she worked as a bar manager while raising her son Noah. However, Meabh’s world was turned upside down last December when she was diagnosed with incurable Stage 4 melanoma. At 25-years of age, Meabh moved back to Ireland with her three-year-old son so that she could spend her final few months with her family and friends. However, she says she has ‘shortened her life’ by coming home to the Irish health...

Duration:00:13:09

How to tackle the scourge of late-night litter in Dublin City Centre

9/23/2021
We ask what can be done to tackle the scourge of late-night litter in Dublin City Centre. For reaction, Anton spoke to Mannix Flynn Independent Councillor. 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:00:07:35

Irish Political Prisoners 1962-2000: Braiding Fury and Sorrow

9/23/2021
Sean McConville speaks to us about the final installment of his series about Irish Political prisoners 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:00:11:12

Gavin McLoughlin brings us through the business of Irish whiskey

9/23/2021
Gavin McLoughlin, Deputy Business Editor at Newstalk brings us through the business of Irish whiskey with thanks to Irish Life. 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:00:11:19

Up to 11 people hospitalised after families clash in Tuam

9/23/2021
Up to 11 people hospitalised after families clash in Tuam after a funeral service devolved into violence. In reaction to the incident that unfolded Anton spoke to Fianna Fail Cllr Donagh Killilea. 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:00:12:45

Local Reaction as it look like Garth Brooks will return to Croke Park

9/23/2021
Country music fans are celebrating this morning as it looks like Garth Brooks is coming to Dublin’s Croke Park for a possible 5 nights. We’ll get reactions from local residents. Anton spoke to Independent Councillor for Dublin’s North Inner City, Susan Mangan a Ballybough resident and Anthony Kelly Chairperson for the District 7 Community Alliance. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App....

Duration:00:14:44

Could the cost of pandemic rewards wipe out all other available resources in forthcoming budget?

9/23/2021
Could the cost of pandemic rewards for public sector workers wipe out all other available resources in the forthcoming budget? To discuss further Anton was joined on the show by Pat Leahy Political Editor of The Irish Times and Sebastian Barnes, Chairman of the Irish Fiscal Advisory Council. 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:00:13:08

How to protect yourself against the scourge of digital and telephone scams

9/23/2021
What can you do to protect yourself against the scourge of digital and telephone scams, which have risen sharply in recent months? Anton was joined on the show by Paul C Dwyer CEO of Cyber Risk International to hear how you can avoid scam calls and keep your data safe. 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...

Duration:00:09:06

Volcanic eruption continues to cause chaos in the Canary Islands

9/23/2021
We get the latest as a volcanic eruption continues to cause chaos in the Canary Islands. Anton was joined on the show this morning by Alexis Schwartz, volcanologist with GeoTenerife, and also Jonas Perez, a tour guide on La Palma to give us an idea of the current situation in the Canary Island. 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...

Duration:00:13:14

The HSE announces a change in rules for close contact children

9/23/2021
After HSE announces a change in rules for close contact children, we speak to Prof Martin Cormican about how this will affect transmission moving forward. 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:00:21:18

We find out what are 'green burials'

9/22/2021
I’m joined by Jonathan Strafford and Colin McAteer to discuss changing funeral trends and ‘green burials’ 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:00:15:23

The Great British Bake Of Is Back...back again...bake off's back

9/22/2021
Anton discusses the return of the Great British Bake Off to our screens with broadcaster and superfan Paul Ryder. 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:00:08:38

The Rules And Regulations Of Ireland's Gun Laws

9/22/2021
There are growing concerns that gun licensing laws in Ireland need to be examined. Victim support groups are asking for a review to be carried out, but studies have shown we have some of the least permissive legislation in Europe. Our reporter Josh Crosbie has been looking into the state of Ireland's gun control.

Duration:00:10:43

A new insurance levy that could place a further toll on policy holders

9/22/2021
On the show this morning we hear about an insurance levy that could put further pressure on policyholders is causing anger. To discuss this Anton was joined by Peter Boland, Director for the Alliance for Insurance Reform and Sinead Ryan, Consumer journalist and presenter of the home show on Newstalk . 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:00:09:41

Ideas for healthy school lunches

9/22/2021
Michelle Darmody Researcher in T. U. Dublin exploring food education, weekly columnist for The Irish Examiner joins us to discuss how Ireland is lacking in healthy lunches and gives some ideas on what you can send to school. 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:00:09:18

Is the aviation sector ready for the return of transatlantic travel?

9/22/2021
Is the aviation sector ready for the return of transatlantic travel? To discuss this in-dept Anton was joined this morning by Captain Simon Croghan Vice President of the Irish Airline Pilots Association. 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:00:08:50