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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

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

Food with Gareth: A delicious roast chicken bake

9/24/2021
Gareth Mullins joined Anton in the studio with a delicious roast chicken bake just in time for the weekend. 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:00:09:36

Young people have been hit by a “development dip” during COVID-19

9/24/2021
The overwhelming majority (96%) of Irish business leaders say young people have been hit by a “development dip” during COVID-19 as a result of the prolonged period of working from home, according to new research from LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network and Sharon McCooey - Head of Linkedin Ireland discuss the findings with Anton this morning on the show. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on...

Duration:00:08:59

Meet 'Bella' the restaurant bot..

9/24/2021
Bellabot or “Bella” the robot is the newest member of the team in Jasmine Palace in Limerick City Centre and Jeffrey Tse The General Manager of Jasmine Palace joined Anton to the show this morning to tell all about Bella. 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:00:05:52

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