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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

Friday Food with Gareth Mullins: Millionaire Shortbread

5/20/2022
Gareth Mullins brings us a recipe for Millionaire Shortbread perfect for the family this weekend. 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:00:06:09

American writer Dolen Perkins-Valdez on her latest novel 'Take My Hand'.

5/20/2022
American writer Dolen Perkins-Valdez joined Pat on the show this morning to chat about her latest novel 'Take My Hand'. 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:00:18:12

Festival ticket price warning over soaring insurance costs

5/20/2022
After surviving the pandemic, festivals are to be made more expensive with soaring insurance costs. For more on this Pat soke to people in the festival and event industry. Peter Boland, Chief Executive of The Alliance for Insurance Reform, Catherine Gallagher, National President of The Irish Shows Association, Richie O’Hara – Owner of Baysports in Athlone and member of the Irish Association of Adventure Tourism and Jane Brady – Managing director of Brady Underwriting, and owner of...

Duration:00:12:33

Is it time to go nuclear in the fight against climate change?

5/20/2022
We hear why it may be time to go nuclear in the fight against climate change with John Gibbon Environmental Journalist and Nuclear Engineer Norma O’Mahony. 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:00:14:39

Research has revealed that city residents want more cycle lanes

5/20/2022
Research has revealed that city residents want more cycle lanes. Do city councils need to do more? To discuss further Pat spoke to Mannix Flynn, Independent Dublin City Councillor and Martina Callanan, Deputy chair from the Galway Cycling Campaign & member of cyclist.ie. 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:00:20:30

How tipping has been impacted by the cashless society we now live in?

5/19/2022
CEO and Co-Founder of HR Buddy Damien McCarthy joined Pat this morning to discuss tipping in workplaces and how it is being impacted by the cashless society we now live in? 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:00:14:25

The Roscommon lake that is threatening to swallow family homes

5/19/2022
Independent Roscommon County Councillor and local farmer Lawrence Fallon joined Pat to discuss his concerns about the Roscommon lake that is threatening to swallow family homes. 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:00:09:35

Boxed With John Fardy features 'Blue Bloods'

5/19/2022
This week on Boxed John Fardy takes an a look at the USA cop series 'Blue Bloods'. 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:00:07:28

Singer David Gray on protecting and saving the Curlew

5/19/2022
Curlews are edging towards the possibility of becoming extinct, Pat was joined on the show by Mary Colwell from Curlew Action and Singer-songwriter David Gray to hear t about what can be done to save the Curlew. 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:00:09:04

More suspected hepatitis cases are found here

5/19/2022
As more suspected hepatitis cases are found here, we hear from Professor Sam McConkey Infectious Disease Specialist at the RCSI. 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:00:05:57

Minister Darragh O’ Brien on his multiple challenges in housing

5/19/2022
Darragh O’ Brien Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage. TD - Dublin Fingal joined Pat on the show this morning to discuss his multiple challenges in housing. 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:00:26:40

What’s next for the Northern Ireland protocol?

5/19/2022
What’s next for the Northern Ireland protocol? To discuss further Pat was joined on the show this morning by Politico journalist Suzanne Lynch. 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:00:13:00

Author Louise O'Neill on her latest page-turner book Idol

5/19/2022
Renowned writer, Louise o Neill joined Pat on the show this morning to chat about her latest page-turner book Idol. 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:00:12:19

We get the latest on the arrests made into League of Ireland match fixing

5/19/2022
We get the latest on the arrests made into League of Ireland match-fixing with Daniel McDonnell, Football Correspondent 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:00:11:34

Gardening with Paraic: A sneak preview of the return of bloom in the park 2022

5/18/2022
Bloom in the park is back for 2022 and Paraic Horken gives us a sneak preview and also answers listeners gardening questions. 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:00:09:02

Science With Luke: rise of Covid in the US

5/18/2022
Luke O’Neill Professor of Biochemistry at the school of Immunology, Trinity College joined Pat to discuss the rise of Covid in the US and the next wave? 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:00:07:31

Behind The Movie Scenes: Ghandi

5/18/2022
We take a look at the 1982 biographical blockbuster Gandhi with Bill Hughes from Mind The Gap Films. 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:00:11:11

Busting the myths on driver stereotypes

5/18/2022
Transport commentator Conor Faughnan joined Pat on the show today to bust some the myths on driver stereotypes. 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:00:09:42

EirGrid CEO Mark Foley on plans to make our electricity grid ready for the future

5/18/2022
Plans to make our electricity grid ready for the future, we hear details from EirGrid CEO Mark Foley. 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:00:17:30

Green Scene: Bats buzz like hornets to scare off owl predators

5/18/2022
In the 'Green Scene' this week Dr. Ruth Freeman Director of Science for Society at Science Foundation Ireland explores the way in which bats scare off owls and we take a look at what whales and dolphins are around on our coasts at the moment. 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:00:07:12