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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

Looking back on the news stories of the week in the Friday Forum

1/14/2022
We look back on the news stories of the week with our Friday Forum. Today Pat was joined on the show by Jim O’Callaghan Fianna Fáil TD for Dublin Bay South and the party spokesperson for Justice, Holly Cairnes Social Democrats TD for Cork South West and her party’s spokesperson on Agriculture, Food and the Marine; Rural Development; Social Justice; and Disability and Brid Smith TD for Dublin South Central for People Before Profit/Solidarity. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on...

Duration:00:22:22

Latest on the Prince Andrew scandal with royal commentator Jennie Bond

1/14/2022
We get the latest from the Prince Andrew scandal with royal commentator Jennie Bond. 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:00:11:49

100-year anniversary of the transfer of Power

1/14/2022
This weekend is the 100-year anniversary of the transfer of power to the New Irish Free State, we look at the significance of the event with Dr Anne Dolan Associate Professor of History at Trinity College. 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:00:10:13

ICU numbers, staff absences and cancelling service, we hear from the HSE

1/14/2022
To discuss ICU numbers, staff absences, and cancelling service, Pat was joined on the show by Anne O’ Connor Chief Operations Officer with the HSE. 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:00:16:09

Preview of the weekend of sport and reaction as Djovick set to be deported

1/14/2022
Djovick is set to be deported, we get the very latest from Melbourne and we find out what other sporting fixtures are taking place this weekend with Eoin Sheahan of Off The Ball and Kieran Simpson Producer with The Project TV Show in Melbourne. 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:00:07:16

The latest developments and reaction in the Ashling Murphy case

1/14/2022
We get the latest developments in the Ashling Murphy investigation with Kevin Doyle Head of News with The Irish Independent. Also for more reaction, Pat was joined on the show by a panel including Anne Clark Manager of Offaly Domestic Violence Support Services and Board Member of Safe Ireland, Sarah Grace Sexual violence survivor and solicitor, and Dr Caroline West Sex Educator and host of the Glow-West Podcast. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts...

Duration:00:36:25

John Fardy features 'The Trip' in this week's Boxed

1/13/2022
Boxed with John Fardy

Duration:00:11:25

Dr Julie Smith to discuss her new book 'Why Has Nobody Told Me This Before?

1/13/2022
Pat was joined on the show by social media sensation self-help guru Dr Julie Smith to discuss her new book "Why Has Nobody Told Me This Before" 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:00:15:34

What next for the British PM Boris Johnson ?

1/13/2022
Joe Lynam is the new Business Editor with Newstalk former BBC Senior Business Correspondent and currently presents the current affairs show ‘The Newsroom’ on BBC Radio 4 and on the World Service and he joined Pat on the show to give an insight of what is next for Boris Johnson. 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:00:12:03

Are seeing more birds of prey than ever before?

1/13/2022
As many more of us are now working from home more than before the pandemic, we tend to have better opportunities to experience and observe our local wildlife and nature. Anecdotal evidence suggests that we are seeing more birds of prey than ever before, but is this true and what type of birds are we seeing? Niall Hatch, Head of Communications and Development with BirdWatch Ireland joined Pat on the show this morning. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google...

Duration:00:12:04

Reaction to the shocking death of Aishling Murphy

1/13/2022
Yesterday evening we all learned of the shocking death of Aishling Murphy, a 22-year-old schoolteacher who was murdered while exercising along a well-known walkway by the canal bank in Tullamore in broad daylight. Tributes have flown in locally for Aishling, someone who had her whole life ahead of her. Our reporter Stephen Murphy who is at the scene in Tullamore and spoke to a local woman who knew Aishling. Also with more reaction to the shocking murder was Noeline Blackwell, CEO of the...

Duration:00:14:01

After decades, adopted people can find access their birth parent’s information.

1/13/2022
After decades, adopted people can find access their birth parent’s information. Roderic O’Gorman Minister Green Party Dublin West TD, Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration, and Youth joined Pat on the show this morning with more details on the Birth Information and Tracing Bill. 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:00:16:53

"85% of pubs and restaurants in Sligo Town are closed - it's depressing"

1/13/2022
The 8pm curfew on hospitality has basically closed the majority of pubs and restaurants across rural Ireland. In Sligo Town it is estimated that 80% of hospitality businesses are currently closed as they say it doesn't make sense business wise to be open. The Vintners Federation of Ireland and the Restaurants Association of Ireland are now calling on the earlier closing time to be lifted. Our reporter Barry Whyte has been to Sligo Town...

Duration:00:12:16

The latest on the horrific murder that took place in Tullamore yesterday

1/13/2022
We get the latest on the horrific murder that took place in Tullamore yesterday with Kevin Doyle Head of News with The Irish Independent and also Josepha Madigan, Minister of State with responsibility for Special Education and Inclusion. 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,...

Duration:00:16:06

Gardening: January jobs in the garden

1/12/2022
Our gardening expert Paraic Horkan on why January is the ideal time to prune back some of your favourite summer flowering shrubs and roses. 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:00:10:11

Taxpayers lose as insurers keep millions in state funds cut from Covid payouts

1/12/2022
Taxpayers lose as insurers keep millions in state funds cut from Covid payouts. Have insurance companies pulled a fast one with taxpayers money? To discuss this further Pat was joined this morning by Sean Fleming, Minister of State at the Department of Finance and Peter Boland, Director of the Alliance for Insurance Reform. 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:00:11:49

Behind the movie scenes of 'The 40-Year-Old Virgin'

1/12/2022
Bill Hughes brings us behind the movie scenes of Steve Carrell’s breakout performance as ‘The 40-Year-Old Virgin’. 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:00:11:05

New close contact rules and what they mean for employees and employers

1/12/2022
Plans to ease the rules around close contacts for people who have had their booster and have no symptoms will go to cabinet today but what will this mean for employers. For more on this Pat was joined by Richard Grogan, Employment Law Solicitor, and Caroline Reidy, Managing Director of the HR Suite. 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:00:19:21

Is it time we reconsider our neutrality stance?

1/12/2022
With the ever-growing tensions between Russia and NATO, is it time we reconsider our neutrality stance? Dan O’Brien Chief Economist with the Institute of International and European affairs and columnist with The Sunday Business Post joined Pat to discuss 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...

Duration:00:08:57

We hear the very latest on the Novak Djokovic Saga

1/12/2022
We hear the very latest on the Novak Djokovic Saga. Will he get to stay? For more on this ongoing story Pat spoke to Kieran Simpson Producer with The Project TV Show in Melbourne. 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:00:05:58