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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

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

"There needs to be better EV infrastructure in tourism hotspots"

1/25/2022
The country must prepare for the tourism demand for electric cars according to Failte Ireland. The tourism body is planning to have completed a study of the country’s electric vehicle charging infrastructure by the end of June as it attempts to prepare for a growth in what it calls “sustainable car touring”. So is there enough electric vehicle infrastructure in toursim hotspots? Our reporter Barry Whyte has been to Co Waterford to find out...

Duration:00:12:40

Travel: Holiday deals for the long bank holiday and Easter break

1/24/2022
Pol O’Conghaile, Travel Editor at The Irish Independent joined Pat this morning with tips on Holiday deals for the long bank holiday and Easter break. 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:00:10:50

Luke Harding on what will Putin’s next move be?

1/24/2022
Ukraine's aging defence forces are no match for the might of Russia. What is Putin’s next move? For more Pat was joined this morning on the show by Luke Harding, Guardian journalist and best-selling author of Shadow State. 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:00:12:01

Ask The Expert: Niall Donohoe podiatrist

1/24/2022
Our Monday expert is Podiatrist Niall Donahoe from the CureSpa Clinic in Goatsown and Niall took to task listeners questions 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:00:13:48

Tips on how to avoid financial heartache when going through a divorce

1/24/2022
David Quinn from Investwise joins Pat on the show this morning with tips on how to avoid financial heartache when going through a divorce. 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:00:08:34

Young people aged between 5-15 getting vaccinated has begun to slow

1/24/2022
Covid-19 infection rates amongst children are on the rise and set to continue with reopening, meanwhile the number of young people aged between 5-15 getting vaccinated has begun to slow, we hear why from Dr. Brendan O’Shea Kildare GP, Assistant Adjuvant Professor for Public Health and Primary Care at Trinity College Dublin. 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:00:10:11

How will the return to the workplace play out?

1/24/2022
From today, employers can start bringing staff back into the workplace following the easing of covid-19 restrictions. How will it all play out? We’ll discuss Richard Grogan, Employment Law Specialist, Peter Cosgrove, MD of Futurewise, Danny McCoy CEO IBEC and Marie Sherlock, Labour Employment Affairs Spokesperson. 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...

Duration:00:24:40