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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

Sunday Times bestselling author Gillian McAllister

5/16/2022
Sunday Times bestselling author Gillian McAllister joined Pat on the show this morning to discuss her murder mystery with a twist: Wrong Place, Wrong time. 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:00:10:32

A major new work explores how the State has treated survivors of institutional abuse

5/16/2022
REDRESS: Ireland’s Institutions and Transitional Justice. The book explores the ways in which Ireland – North and South – treats those who suffered in Magdalene Laundries, Mother and Baby Homes, County Homes, industrial and reformatory schools, and Ireland’s adoption system. Maeve O’Rourke, Lecturer & Director of Human Rights Law Clinic at Irish Centre for Human Rights & Editor of REDRESS: Ireland’s Institutions and Transitional Justice spoke to Pat on the show this morning. Listen and...

Duration:00:14:14

Ask The Expert: Dr Arthur Cummings of the Wellington Eye Centre

5/16/2022
Our 'Ask The Expert' today was Dr Arthur Cummings, Wellington Eye Centre. Our Ask The Expert Slot is with thanks to Standard Life 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:00:11:57

Sweden moves one step closer to Nato membership

5/16/2022
NATO could be adding Finland and Sweden to its ranks. To discuss this further Pat was joined on the show by Elina Valtonen, Finnish Member of Parliament and Stockholm-based journalist Philip O’Connor. 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:00:17:33

The property tax clampdown

5/16/2022
With many undervaluing their property for property tax, revenue gets ready to serve punishments, more on this with Charlie Weston Personal Finance Editor of the Irish Independent and Richard Boyd Barrett People Before Profit TD for Dun Laoghaire. 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:00:14:12

Learner drivers are warned of a lower bar for a disqualification from the road

5/16/2022
Learner and novice drivers are warned of a lower bar for a disqualification from the road, we hear the warnings from Brian Farrell Communications Manager Road Safety Authority who joined 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:00:08:51

Is the news making your child anxious?

5/16/2022
Children and young people are starting to believe that these ‘once in a century’ events are just par for the course. We ask is the news making your child anxious? To discuss further Pat was joined on the show by Colman Noctor Child & Adolescent Psychotherapist. 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:00:08:27

Boris Johnson visits Northern Ireland today

5/16/2022
British Prime Minister Boris Johson will visit Northern Ireland today to meet the leaders of the main political parties at Stormont. Alison Morris, Columnist with the Belfast Telegraph spoke to 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:00:18:10

"Grow with Aldi gives us the voice we are all looking for."

5/16/2022
Newstalk has teamed up with Aldi to have a look at some of the great Irish producers taking part in the Grow with Aldi Campaign this year. 24 of Ireland's most innovative producers have won a place on the programme, with their exciting products being placed on sale in 150 stores from May the 19th. Today Henry McKean visited The Sibly Food Co in Ballydesmond, County Cork where 25 year old baker, chef and entrepreneur, Matthew Collins created protein energy balls. Henry also visited Navan...

Duration:00:12:05

A preview of a busy weekend of sport

5/13/2022
Off the Ball’s Cathal Mullaney joins Pat to preview a packed weekend of sport, including Leinster Toulouse in the Aviva and the FA Cup final. 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'.

Friday Forum looks back on the news stories of the week

5/13/2022
The Friday Forum looks back on the news stories of the week. Joining Pat today was Mick Barry Solidarity TD for Cork North Central, Aoife Grace Moore Political Correspondent for The Irish Examiner and Senator Lorraine Clifford Lee Fianna Fáil Senator in Dublin Fingal. 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:00:18:01

Friday Food With Gareth Mullins

5/13/2022
Chef Gareth Mullins has a delicious bbq dish Sirloin steak with a zingy salsa and delicious Hassle back potatoes. 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:00:06:29

Bathing water quality has improved across the country

5/13/2022
Bathing water quality has improved across the country, but can more be done to let winter swimmers know what they’re swimming in? For more on this Pat spoke to Roger Sweeney Acting CEO of Water Safety Ireland and also Sarah Mortimer a keen Enniskerry Swimmer. 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:00:09:25

Why it’s vitally important that more cancer patients consider taking part in clinical trials

5/13/2022
We hear why it’s vitally important that more cancer patients consider taking part in clinical trials with Professor Ray McDermott, Consultant Medical Oncologist and Clinical Lead at Cancer Trials 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:00:08:09

The Kremlin threats as Finland pushes to join NATO

5/13/2022
Kremlin threats as Finland pushes to join NATO. Russia has said it will be forced to take "retaliatory steps" over its neighbour Finland's move to join Nato. A foreign ministry statement said the move would seriously damage bilateral relations, as well as security and stability in northern Europe. To discuss this further Pat spoke to Shashank Joshi, Defence Editor at The Economist and Philip O’Connor, Irish journalist based in Sweden. Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple...

Duration:00:17:33

"Absolutely gutted." Eurovision Head of Delegation. Henry at Eurovision

5/13/2022
Serbia got the last spot last night in the Eurovision 2nd Semi Finals in Turin, causing Ireland to crash out again and failing to make it to the Grand Final. Henry McKean was in the Arena for us, and he joins us live from Turin. Henry what went wrong, why didn’t we make it to the semi- finals, we haven’t managed it since 2018?

Duration:00:14:20

One year on from the ransomware attack on the HSE

5/13/2022
One year on from the ransomware attack on the HSE be hearing from a cyber security expert on who is targeting Ireland and why. Also we ask if we are equipped to investigate and clamp down on Russian hackers. Jess Kelly Newstalk Technology Correspondent reports. 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:00:12:35

Minister Paschal Donoghue on the Northern Ireland protocol and more

5/13/2022
Minister Paschal Donoghue joined Pat in the studio this morning to discuss inflation, the NI protocol the Russian Ambassador, National Maternity Hospital, and more. 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:00:25:35

What more can be done to combat the scourge of illegal dumping?

5/12/2022
what more can be done to combat the scourge of illegal dumping? To discuss Pat was joined on the show by Peadar Toibin Aontu TD. 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:00:15:23

Visual impaired student fights to be fairly examined in the Leaving Certificate

5/12/2022
We hear from a mother who is fighting for her son to be fairly examined in the Leaving Certificate. Eithne Walsh is mum to a visually-impaired student, Cormac Walsh has done all his post-primary studies digitally and has been told he must sit paper-based Leaving Cert exams. For higher-level maths, it would mean enlarging the exam paper to a point were it would amount to 54 pages, with some graphs and answer boxes cut in half. Eithne spoke to Pat this morning on her quest on behalf of Cormac....

Duration:00:09:49