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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

A meeting to outline plans for future legislation on surrogacy

1/21/2022
Minister Helen McEntee is meeting with parents through surrogacy this morning to outline plans for future legislation. We spoke to some of those who are attending that meeting Gearoid Kenny-Moore Quality for Children Spokesperson and Kathy Wheatley Spokesperson for Irish families through surrogacy. 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...

Duration:00:09:01

A vegan vegetable chilli recipe from Gareth Mullins

1/21/2022
This week Gareth Mullins brings us a vegan vegetable chilli for you to try at home. 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:00:04:45

Holidaymakers urged to book early as costs could spike up to 20pc

1/21/2022
As Ryanair announced yesterday that they are ramping up it's operations ahead of the summer, announcing its largest-ever flights schedule out of Dublin airport. Are people now chomping at the bit to getaway? Our reporter Barry Whyte has been asking these people on the streets of the capital. Also for more advice on travelling and booking Pat spoke to Eoghan Corry, Travel and Aviation Journalist. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify....

Duration:00:08:58

Will Boris go and who will take his place?

1/21/2022
Will Boris go and who will take his place? Also is he looking at a confident vote? To discuss Pat was joined this morning by Enda Brady, Sky News 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:00:07:08

More reaction as restrictions could be lifted in earnest

1/21/2022
The Government will today approve the lifting of almost all Covid-19 restrictions, with the exact timetable to be agreed by Coalition leaders in advance of a special Cabinet meeting this afternoon. We get reactions from Niall Breslin Musician, Donal O’Keefe, Chief Executive of The Licensed Vintners, Buzz O’Neill, Promoter. Also Martin Murphy, Stadium Director at the Aviva and Chairman of the joint working party on returning spectators and Brendan Kelly - Professor of Psychiatry at Trinity...

Duration:00:21:38

Eoin Sheahan previews a busy weekend of sport

1/21/2022
Tennis action down under, more club GAA knockouts and this weekend’s Premier League action. Eoin Sheahan 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:00:08:53

Discussing the stories of the week on our 'Friday Forum'

1/21/2022
The end in sight for most restrictions, bonus,es and the new bank holiday are among the topics that are dominating this week Friday Forum. Joining us today was 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:00:17:06

Cate Blanchett talks about her new movie 'Nightmare Alley'

1/21/2022
Actress Cate Blanchett joined Pat on the show this morning to chat about her new movie Nightmare Alley. 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:00:10:03

The path is now clear for the lifting of almost all remining covid-19 restrictions

1/21/2022
The path is now clear for the lifting of almost all remaining covid-19 restrictions. We get reactions from Sean Defoe, Newstalk Political Correspondent, Lorraine Heskin, Owner/CEO at Gourmet Food Parlour, and Dr. Eoghan De Barra, Consultant in infectious diseases at Beaumont Hospital and senior lecturer Royal College of Surgeons of 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...

Duration:00:22:13

A concerned that the review of the abuse in the Defence Forces will be limited in its powers

1/20/2022
The women of honour are concerned that the review of the abuse in the Defence Forces will be limited in its powers. To discuss the concerns Pat was joined this morning on the show by Retired army captain Diane Byrne. 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:00:13:04

Advice if you are struggling to get back to your level of fitness after having COVID

1/20/2022
Are you struggling to get back to your level of fitness after having covid? For some advice on how to regain some fitness Pat spoke to Brian Keane, Personal Trainer, Strength and Conditioning Coach, Sports Nutritionist and author of “The Keane Edge” and also Claire Walsh Professional free diver and suffered from long COVID. 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:00:09:27

Luke O’ Neill on reopening and the endgame for the pandemic

1/20/2022
Professor Luke O'Neill joined Pat on the show this morning to talk about the grounds for hope that reopening will work and we can plan for the endgame of the pandemic. 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:00:14:02

A new bill is proposed to give paid leave for those after a miscarriage and seeking fertility treatments

1/20/2022
We hear why a new bill proposed to give paid leave for those after a miscarriage and seeking fertility treatments would be a welcomed move. Pat was joined this morning on the show by Amanda Mcmanus sufferer of multiple miscarriages and June Shannon Medical and health journalist. 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:00:15:03

The pandemic bonus is a great gesture, but is it proving to be divisive?

1/20/2022
The pandemic bonus is a great gesture, but is it proving to be divisive? To discuss further Pat was joined on the show this morning by Brendan O’Connor, GRA Vice-President, Dr Yvonne Williams, GP at Shannon Medical Centre, and Jonathan Hogan, Mandate Trade Union Assistant General Secretary. 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:00:15:57

All signs are pointing in the direction of a significant lifting of restrictions

1/20/2022
All signs are pointing in the direction of a significant lifting of restrictions. From NPHET’s meeting today to a Cabinet meeting tomorrow, we get the latest from Sean Defoe, Newstalk Political Correspondent, Noel Anderson , Chair of LVA & Owner of Lemon and Duke and Bridge Pub and Noel Cunningham Donegal person of the year and Hotelier. 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...

Duration:00:21:52

"I'm prepared to go to Mountjoy." Baron of Dunsany fights to save his nature reserve from railway line

1/20/2022
Last week on the Pat Kenny Show we spoke to the Baron of Dunsany whose rewilding project, the biggest in the country, is under threat from the Dublin to Navan railway line, being proposed to go through his nature reserve. His 1700 acre estate at Dunsany Castle in County Meath after 10 years is beginning to see woodpeckers and rare birds, as his ecosystem untouched by humans has started to change. Henry McKean visited the sprawling estate which has been allowed to go wild and met experts and...

Duration:00:16:43

Thinking of changing careers? We find out what is the best way to do it

1/19/2022
The pandemic has caused slowdown in many aspects of our busy lives and made us think about what’s really important in our lives. As a result, some of us will decide to change careers, but what is the best way to do this? What tips can be helpful to use in an interview? To get some tips and advice on changing career Pat was joined on the show by Lorcan Nyhan Head of Training with The Communications Clinic. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and...

Duration:00:09:46

With Britain phasing out their TV Licence, what should we do with our own Licence Fee?

1/19/2022
With Britain phasing out their TV License, what should we do with our own License Fee? To discuss Pat was joined this morning on the show by Willie O'Reilly Columnist with the Business Post and a former producer who worked with the late Gerry Ryan. 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...

Duration:00:08:27

What is the COVID situation in France, Germany and Denmark?

1/19/2022
Lifting restrictions, record daily numbers, protests and the Omicron wave peaking we get a COVID roundup from Lara Marlowe Irish Times correspondent in France, Thomas Sparrow German Correspondent and Stine Jacobsen, Reuters Reuters Correspondent based in Copenhagen. 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:00:13:54

Serious labour shortages are being reported on dairy farms

1/19/2022
Serious labour shortages are being reported on dairy farms as the busy spring season looms large, it has emerged. To discuss this further Pat spoke to Jim Mulhall, Dairy farmer and Chairman of the Kilkenny IFA. 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:00:08:39