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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

A look back on the stories of the week with our Friday Forum

6/24/2022
We take a look back on the stories of the week with our Friday Forum with Louise O’Reilly Sinn Fein TD for Dublin Fingal and Republican Trade Unionist, Colm Markey Fine Gael MEP for Midlands North West and also Marie Sherlock Labour Senator and Party’s spokesperson on Employment Affairs, Arts, Culture, Media and the Gaeltacht.

Duration:00:18:53

Boris is battered by bruising by-election defeats

6/24/2022
Boris is battered by bruising by-election defeats and train strikes. We get the latest Robert Shrimsley, Chief UK political commentator, Financial Times.

Duration:00:05:15

WHO on Covid cases in Europe rise yet again

6/24/2022
As covid cases in Europe rise yet again, we speak with Dr. Catherine Smallwood from The World Health Organisation on its response to the growing infection rate

Duration:00:15:48

Food With Gareth: An eye watering Lemon and Raspberry chesecake

6/24/2022
Gareth Mullins has an eye watering Lemon and Raspberry chesecake for us to try out this weekend.

Duration:00:04:16

Tony O’Reilly author of 'Murder In The Monto'

6/24/2022
Writer Tony O Reilly joined Pat on the show this morning to chat about his debut novel, Murder in the Monto.

Duration:00:09:32

A look ahead to the G7 summit

6/24/2022
Thomas Sparrow German Correspondent joins us from Germany to tee up the G7 summit happening there and we get some insight into Ukraine’s EU candidacy.

Duration:00:09:45

A record fine handed down to AIB

6/24/2022
record fine handed down to AIB in the wake of the tracker mortgage scandal. For the latest on this Pat spoke to Padraic Kissane, a Financial advisor who assisted with many of the affected individual families' appeals and who is also a member of the Irish banking culture board.

Duration:00:11:41

Leaving Cert results are out on September 2nd,

6/24/2022
Leaving Cert results are out on September 2nd, but will that leave a scramble for accommodation? To discuss Pat was joined on the show this morning by Brian Mooney, Guidance Counsellor and Irish Times Columnist and also Jim Mylie, Director General of IUA.

Duration:00:10:29

Author Karin Slaughter on her new book ‘Girl Forgotten’

6/23/2022
Best-selling author Karin Slaughter joined Pat on the show this morning to talk about her new book ‘Girl, Forgotten’

Duration:00:12:16

The Business Of: META

6/23/2022
Gavin McLoughlin delves into the business of the tech juggernaut that is Meta.

Duration:00:11:00

Concerns over the recent closure of Skellig Michael is having on wildlife and local tourism there

6/23/2022
Concerns over the recent closure of Skellig Michael is having on wildlife and local tourism there. Pat was joined on the show by Niall Hatch Birdwatch Ireland, Paul Devane Skellig Michael Cruises, and also Minister Patrick O’ Donovan FG TD for Limerick County Minister for the Office of Public Works and Flood Relief

Duration:00:23:50

Sales and rental market under immense pressure

6/23/2022
With the sales and rental market under immense pressure, we hear from Barry McDonald Real Estate Alliance and ask if the market slowing down?

Duration:00:13:05

Making it to the end of the leaving cert

6/23/2022
As the leaving cert finally ends for many students, We speak to one student in that cohort who has just finished his exams Alex Rowley joined Pat on the show this morning.

Duration:00:06:33

Most valuable farms located in the southeast

6/23/2022
Land and its value, we take a look at the most valuable farms around Ireland Pat O Toole News Correspondent with the Farmers Journal.

Duration:00:09:00

Devastation in Afghanistan as a massive earthquake kills up 1,00o people.

6/23/2022
Afghanistan’s Taliban-led government has appealed for more international aid as it struggles to cope with the devastating earthquake in a mountainous eastern region that has left more than 1,000 people dead and many more injured. For more on this Pat was joined on the show by Borzou Daragahi, International Correspondent for The Independent.

Duration:00:07:57

Could reducing junk food ads make a real difference to childhood obesity?

6/23/2022
The Irish Heart Foundation will host a political briefing as part of its 'Stop Targeting Kids’ campaign, during which the charity will call for the enactment of promised legislation on junk food marketing to children. Could reducing junk food ads make a real difference to childhood obesity? To discuss Pat was joined on the show by Helena O’Donnell, Advocacy Campaigns Manager, Irish Heart Foundation, and also Christina Adane, Co-Chair of the Bite Back 2030 campaign.

Duration:00:13:02

Should the speed limit around in Phoenix park be higher to avoid chaos and congestion?

6/23/2022
As many continuants tell their TDs about their frustrations with the 30kmph Speed limit in Phoenix Park. We ask should the speed limit around the park be higher to avoid chaos and congestion? To debate, Pat was joined on the show by Niall Ring Independent councilor for Dublin's north inner city, and also Michael Pidgeon Dublin City Councillor for Dublin’s South West Inner City.

Duration:00:18:07

Paraic Horkan gives us tips for dressing your garden with colour

6/22/2022
This week our resident gardening expert Paraic Horkan gives us tips for dressing your garden with colour for family and fun events this summer. ‘It’s all with thanks to Ronseal, Get your garden Summer Ready’

Duration:00:10:03

Basic tips on keeping your car in tip top shape

6/22/2022
Do you know the best way to keep your vehicle in tip-top shape? Conor Faughnan Transport Commentator joined Pat on the show this morning with tips and advice.

Duration:00:08:24

Good news for parents but another blow for the childcare sector

6/22/2022
Good news for parents but another blow for the childcare sector we discuss creche pay freezes with Fine Gael Senator Mary Seery-Kearney, Seanad Spokesperson on Children, Disability, Equality, Integration & Privacy Rights.

Duration:00:12:46