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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

Boom is back – what now? We hear from Minister Paschal Donohue

1/27/2022
The boom is officially back, but will some companies struggle when Covid supports are removed? Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe spoke to 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:00:17:50

The Covid-19 dividend: What we’ve learnt that can be applied elsewhere

1/27/2022
The Covid-19 dividend: what we’ve learned that can be applied elsewhere. Luke O’Neill, Professor of Biochemistry at the school of Immunology, Trinity College was with Pat on the show this morning with more on this. 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:00:14:23

Is a hybrid Leaving Cert the fairest solution?

1/27/2022
A decision to run a hybrid Leaving Cert this year could require the use of controversial “school profiling”

Duration:00:16:24

Is Boris living on borrowed time?

1/27/2022
All eyes wait for the publication of the Gray report

Duration:00:07:52

'Porrigde is featured in the week's 'Boxed' with John Fardy

1/27/2022
'Porridge' is featured in this week's 'Boxed'

Duration:00:06:49

Could the meeting between Fishermen and Russian Ambassador calm tensions on both sides?

1/27/2022
As fishing organizations meet the Russia Ambassador today over its military excerise off the Southwest Coast, Could the meeting calm tensions on both side. To discuss further Pat spoke to Tom Clonan Retired Army Captain with the Irish Defense forces and security analyst with thejournal.ie and Christopher O'Sullivan Fianna Fail TD for Cork South West and His Party’s Spokesperson on Environment, Climate Action and Biodiversity. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts,...

Duration:00:11:25

A nationwide audit of prescribing practices in Ireland’s child and adolescent mental health services

1/27/2022
A nationwide audit of prescribing practices in Ireland’s child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS) is to take place following the scandal over the medication of children in South Kerry. With reaction, Pat was joined on the show by Tanya Ward Chief Executive of the Children’s Rights Alliance, and also Maurice O'Connell a parent of one of the 46 children affected. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe...

Duration:00:22:37

All the latest Russia-Ukraine developments with Scott Lucas

1/26/2022
Joe Biden talks tough as allies try to form a united front. All the latest Russia-Ukraine developments with Scott Lucas, Professor of International Politics at the University of Birmingham and editor-in-chief of EA WorldView. 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:00:10:55

Leo Varadkar, Tánaiste on remote working legislation and more

1/26/2022
Remote working legislation, the boom is back and Russia’s Ukrainian conflict impacting us all to discuss with Leo Varadkar, Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Employment. 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:00:25:12

We go behind the movie scenes of '16 Candles'

1/26/2022
Bill Hughes goes behind the scenes of the classic 80's teen comedy ‘Sixteen Candles’. 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

Charlie Bird and his wife Claire on their upcoming Croagh Patrick climb

1/26/2022
Pat was joined on the show this morning by Charlie Bird and his wife Claire about their Croagh Patrick climb on the 2nd April and how technology is such a help to them to communicate and undertake daily tasks. 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:00:16:52

We get the latest on the Lisa Smith Trial

1/26/2022
We get the very latest on the Lisa Smith Trial from our Courts Correspondent, Frank Greaney. 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:00:10:30

Minister Eamon Ryan on cheaper electricity bills, more cycling infrastructure and electric vehicle targets

1/26/2022
Minister for the Environment, Climate, and Communications of Ireland Eamon Ryan joined Pat on the show this morning’s show to discuss cheaper electricity bills, more cycling infrastructure, and electric vehicle targets. 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:00:20:33

"I never use ATMs." Is the Irish ATM slowly dying?

1/26/2022
Ireland got its first Automatic Teller Machine in 1980. But have we fallen out of love with the once modern gadget? In the last 2 years ATM use is down 25%. Has the pandemic changed the way we use cash forever? At one point pubs and markets would only accept cash; they are now encouraging contactless payments. Have we gone off cash? No longer paying with notes and coins and what does this mean for older people, who are seeing their local bank closing down and are still loyal to ATMs? Henry...

Duration:00:10:45

Should Local Authorities be allowed to use CCTV and Drones to crack down on Illegal dumping?

1/25/2022
Should Local Authorities be allowed to use CCTV and Drones to crack down on illegal dumping. Senator Mary Fitzpatrick and Liam Herrick debated this with 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:00:15:10

Tech: A review of the Quattro Speaker from One Sonic

1/25/2022
Jess Kelly joined Pat on the show this morning to answer listeners' tech questions and reviewed the Quattro Speaker from the Irish company OneSonic. 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:00:11:54

We find out about the benefits of an alcohol-free date

1/25/2022
There has been an increase in dry dating across the country. We find out about the benefits of an alcohol-free date with Dr Caroline West Sex and Relationship expert for Bumble and Mairead Loughman, Matchmaker and podcast host from Love HQ. 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:00:11:48

The US and UK hardened their stance on Russia

1/25/2022
Scott Lucas, Professor of International Politics at the University of Birmingham and editor-in-chief of EA WorldView joined Pat on the show this morning as the US and UK hardened their stance on Russia and we also get a reaction from Ambassador Filatov’s comments. 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:00:19:59

Green Scene : New species of shrew

1/25/2022
New species of shrew and chemical pollution passing planetary boundaries are up for discussion on this week's 'Green Scene' with Dr Ruth Freeman, Director of Science for Society at Science Foundation 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 Newstalk'.

Duration:00:06:23

The proposed remote working bill is set to be discussed at cabinet today

1/25/2022
The proposed remote working bill is set to be discussed at cabinet today does it go far enough? And will it be fair on both employers and employees? To discuss further Pat was joined on the show by Louise O’Reilly, Sinn Fein TD for Dublin Fingal and Neil McDonnell, CEO OF ISME. 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:00:21:45