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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

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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'.

Twitter:

@PatKennyNT

Language:

English

Contact:

1890453106


Episodes

The ongoing crackdown on members of the New IRA

9/28/2021
Following the tragic murder of Lyra McKee an immediate crackdown took place. As a direct result, the New IRA terror group is on its knees, with over a dozen of its members facing criminal charges. For more on this, we heard from Ciaran Barnes Chief Reporter with The Sunday 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...

Duration:00:10:05

Could the removal of barriers to non-EU doctors be the answer to the lack of doctors

9/28/2021
Doctors from outside the EU/EEA, who have been effectively barred from taking up postgraduate training places, will soon be able to under plans announced on Sunday by Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly. For more on this story we heard from Dr.Liqa ur Rehman Co-Founder, Train Us For Ireland, General Secretary of the Association of Irish Pakistani Physicians and Surgeons Ireland, and IMO NCHD committee member. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and...

Duration:00:07:56

Tech With Jess: A review of the Iphone13

9/28/2021
Newstalk’s Technology correspondent Jess Kelly reviews the iPhone 13 and will answers listeners' tech questions. 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:00:11:58

1 in 3 people who watch online child abuse images attempted to contact a child directly

9/28/2021
The largest major survey of people who watch online child sexual abuse has found that one-third of respondents attempted to directly contact a child as a result of the illegal images they watched online. To discuss the findings of this report we to Fiona Jennings, ISPCC Senior Policy and Public Affairs Manager. 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:00:08:35

Ryanair are reopening in Cork, does this mean air travel is flying high again?

9/28/2021
Ryanair is reopening in Cork, does this mean air travel is flying high again? For more on Ryanair announcing they are reopening their Cork base CEO of Ryanair Eddie Wilson spoke to Anton 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:00:13:53

There is burnout amongst veterinarians due to a recruitment crisis in the sector

9/28/2021
There is burnout amongst veterinarians due to a recruitment crisis in the sector. Anton spoke to vets dealing with the pandemic pet-ownership explosion. 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:00:10:31

Has the new COVID policy in primary schools made anyone feel safer?

9/28/2021
The rumor mill and parent confusion – has the new Covid policy in primary schools made anyone feel safer? For more on this Anton was joined on the show by Matt Melvin, Principal of St Etchens National School, Siobhan O’Neill, Mams.ie founder and mother-of-four, and Daragh O’Brien, Founder and Managing Director of Castlebridge. 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...

Duration:00:14:47

Nursing home staff are to be offered surplus booster vaccines

9/28/2021
Previously vaccine-hesitant staff in nursing homes are to be offered surplus booster vaccines after the residents receive their shots. For more on this Anton was joined on the show by Tadhg Daly, CEO of Nursing Homes Ireland. 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:00:04:33

"Listen to that purr." Henry McKean drives an Aston Martin for Bond Week

9/28/2021
It's 'James Bond Week' here in Newstalk so we asked Henry McKean to step into an iconic Aston Martin to feel like James Bond. The sportscar most associated with Bond. Henry visited Aston Martin Belfast, part of the Charles Hurst Group, the only authorised Aston Martin Dealership on the Island of Ireland. No Time to Die is out on all cinemas this Thursday and features 4 Aston Martin sports cars. Henry McKean reluctantly offered to take the keys of an Aston Martin Vantage to experience what...

Duration:00:11:57

Should the rules be changed to allow football fans to drink alcohol in the stands?

9/27/2021
Should the rules be changed to allow football fans to drink alcohol in the stands? To discuss this further Anton was joined on the sow by Nathan Murphy, Head of content with Off the Ball and Frank Murray Former President of the Royal College of Physicians and Chairman of the Alcohol Health Alliance in Ireland. 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:00:11:57

Discussing fuel shortages in the UK

9/27/2021
Fuels on empty for the UK, as the army are called in amidst petrol panic buying due to supply shortages. To discuss this ongoing situation Anton spoke to Enda Brady Sky News Correspondent and also Fuels for Ireland – Group CEO Kevin McPartlan. 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:00:12:42

The precautions we need to take if we go for a dip this winter

9/27/2021
Anton was joined on the show this morning by John Leech from Water Safety Ireland discusses the precautions we need to take if we go for a dip this winter. 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:00:09:11

The considerations when choosing a secondary school for your child

9/27/2021
Psychotherapist Colman Noctor and teacher Jennifer Horgan joined Anton on the show to help parents navigate through the many considerations it takes to choose a secondary school for their child 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:00:10:53

Francis Brennan's on this "Homekeepers Diary 2022"

9/27/2021
Francis Brennan, from the Park Hotel Kenmare, joins us to chat about his new Homekeepers Diary for 2022 how business has been for him and his brother John over the last year. 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:00:09:57

New close contact rules for schoolchildren kicked in this morning

9/27/2021
Niamh O’Beirne, HSE National Lead for Testing and Tracing joined Anton on the show as new close contact rules for schoolchildren kicked in 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:00:16:00

Ask The Expert: Skin Care

9/27/2021
Our expert today on the show was Consultant Dermatologist Professor Catriona Ryan from the Institute of Dermatologists and co-host of the dermatology SOS podcast. ]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:00:14:58

House prices 9% higher than a year ago

9/27/2021
Anton was joined on the show by William Talbot from Sherry Fitzgerald and Talbot Real Estate, Nenagh from to discuss the increase in housing prices and the ‘escape to the country’ many professionals are making. 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:00:11:08

Is an extra bank holiday bonus enough for frontline workers?

9/27/2021
The Government is examining introducing a bank holiday between now and the end of the year as part of a pandemic bonus. To debate this Anton was joined on the show by Elaine Loughlin, Deputy Political Editor, Irish Examiner, Dermot O’Leary, General Secretary of NBRU and Fergus O’Dowd, Fine Gael TD for Louth. 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:00:12:57

Discussing all the week's news stories with the Friday Forum

9/24/2021
Anton was joined on the show today by Louise O’ Reilly SF TD Dublin Fingal, Ivan Bacik Labour TD Dublin Bay South and Emer Higgins FG TD Dublin Mid West to discuss all the stories that made the news this week. 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:00:18:14

Minor ailment pharmacy scheme ‘could free up a million GP appointments annually’

9/24/2021
President of the Irish Pharmacy Union joins Anton on the show this mroning to discuss their proposal that could free up a million GP appointments every year. 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:00:12:25