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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

Michael Healy Rae on lifting COVID restrictions

1/17/2022
The National Public Health Emergency Teamwill this week consider easing restrictions on hospitality and working from home. The Government will ask chief medical officer Dr Tony Holohan to consider whether the 8 pm curfew on bars and restaurants can be lifted next month as the current wave of the virus has reached its peak Michael Healy-Rae, Independent TD for Kerry joined Pat on the show this morning to discuss the lifting of restrictions. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple...

Duration:00:12:50

Antigen test, kids vaccine, and the latest on masks

1/17/2022
Antigen test, kids vaccine, and the latest on masks all discuss this morning with Damien McCallion, HSE Vaccination Lead. 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:00:16:28

Zero tolerance and a new strategy is needed in the wake of the murder of Ashling Murphy

1/17/2022
Justice Minister Helen McEntee has promised zero tolerance and a new strategy in the wake of the murder of Ashling Murphy, but how can we ensure this happens. To discuss further Pat was joined this morning by Sarah Benson, CEO of Womens Aid. Our reporter Josh Crosbie has been asking women on the streets of Dublin how they feel about their own safety. The Pat Kenny Show Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on...

Duration:00:15:24

A look back on the weekend sporting action

1/17/2022
Novak has left the building and Leinster run riot in the Champions Cup. All the sporting action with Eoin Shean from Off The Ball and live from Australia we heard from Kieran Simpson Producer with The Project TV Show in Melbourne The Pat Kenny Show 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:00:10:01

How to upgrade our homes in a more simplistic and affordable way

1/17/2022
With so many homeowners rushing to extend, Hugh Wallace will tell us how we can upgrade our homes in a more simplistic and affordable way. The Pat Kenny Show 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:00:12:10

"I heard a rumour." Ireland's biggest Lotto winner in Castlebar

1/17/2022
Castlebar has been confirmed as the location for Ireland’s largest ever Lotto prize of €19.06 million The Mayo player has created history by becoming the largest Lotto jackpot winner in the history of the game in Ireland. The National Lottery is still waiting to hear from the winner of the mega jackpot prize, and it continues to encourage players in the town to check their tickets. The details of the winning store will officially be revealed on Wednesday morning. Henry McKean is in the Mayo...

Duration:00:07:10

The latest from the investigation in to the murder of Ashling Murphy

1/17/2022
We get the latest from the investigation into the murder of Ashling Murphy with Kevin Doyle Head of News with The Irish Independent. 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:00:10:47

"Two rottweilers killed my sheep and I thought they were going to kill me too"

1/17/2022
Calls are being made for harsher punishments to be handed out to dog owners whose animals attack and kill sheep. There has been an increase in dog attacks on sheep across the country in recent months. It’s estimated that Irish farmers suffer between 300 and 400 dog attacks on sheep flocks each year. Our reporter Barry Whyte has been to Co Wexford to speak to farmers...

Duration:00:09:49

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