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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

Summer camps costing up to 3,000

8/8/2022
We discuss the towering cost of summer camps for parents in Ireland with Sinead O’Moore – Host of The Stretchmarks Podcast and Mum of two.

Duration:00:08:12

What now for the late night economy

8/8/2022
The NTA has ruled out a 24-hour Luas. We discuss what that means for plans to reform the night-time economy with Sunil Sharpe, Founder of Give Us The Night campaign and member of night-time economy taskforce and Dave Brown, musician and founder of Picture House.

Duration:00:16:12

Ask The Expert: On getting your dream job

8/8/2022
Our Monday expert joined us this morning to answer listeners career-related questions, as well as giving advice on how to nab your dream job. Peter Cosgrove MD of Futurewise joined Pat this morning on the show.

Duration:00:08:47

Travel: Epic train journeys

8/8/2022
Pol Ó Conghaile gives us some epic train journey ideas to keep us on track for our holidays.

Duration:00:08:51

The accommodation crisis for college students

8/8/2022
College students in the Munster area are left in limbo as their planned accommodation falls through will this situation be mirrored elsewhere? Pat discussed this with USI President Beth O'Reilly.

Duration:00:14:16

We get the latest from Ukraine

8/8/2022
As grave condemnation is expressed by western bodies over the shelling of a nuclear power plant, we get the latest development from Ukraine with Olga Tokariuk an Independent Journalist in Ukraine.

Duration:00:10:03

A look back on the weekend of sport

8/8/2022
We look back at the Premier League opening weekend, the All-Ireland camogie finals and more with Off The Ball's Eoin Sheahan.

Duration:00:04:48

A club set up to support grieving siblings

8/8/2022
We speak to a woman who set up a club for grieving siblings after the death of her 34-year-old sister Maeveen Mc Nabb joined Pat this morning on the show.

Duration:00:11:33

Works begin on the Clontarf cycle scheme

8/8/2022
Works begin on the Clontarf cycle scheme and will place significant traffic pressure on the area. Some Dublin City residents are up in arms due to a road closure to facilitate the construction of a cycleway. To discuss further Pat spoke to Independent Councillor Nial Ring and

Duration:00:13:43

Over 55,000 people are still waiting for passports

8/8/2022
As more than 55,000 people are still waiting for passports, we get the very latest on what’s causing the delays with Eoghan Corry Travel Commentator and Editor of Air and Travel Magazine.

Duration:00:13:55

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

8/5/2022
We take a look back on some of the news stories that made the headlines this week with our Friday Forum. Joining Pat this morning was Alan Farrell Fine Gael TD for Fingal, Danny McConnell Political Editor with The Irish Examiner, and Pauline Tully Sinn Fein TD for Cavan-Monaghan Spokesperson on Disability and Carers.

Duration:00:24:48

Does Ireland need to re-consider legalising assisted dying

8/5/2022
Dr Brendan O’Shea who is a Kildare GP, Assistant Adjuvant Professor for Public Health and Primary Care at Trinity College Dublin joined Pat on the show this morning to explain why he believes Ireland needs to re-consider legalising assisted dying.

Duration:00:15:09

Friday Food: Lemon and Raspberry Drizzle Cake

8/5/2022
Gareth Mullins brings us a mouth-watering recipe for a lemon and raspberry cake.

Duration:00:05:49

Brazil adds millions of cattle to its national herd

8/5/2022
We hear about Brazil’s plans to add millions of cattle to its national herd in the face of a climate emergency with Sarah O’Sullivan, an Irish Journalist based in Brazil.

Duration:00:09:16

New research says do not feed deer in the Phoenix Park

8/5/2022
We have all been told not to feed the deer in Phoenix Park for years. Now there is UCD research to back that up and with more on the findings of the research was Laura Griffin PhD Student at the lab of wildlife ecology and behavior at UCD.

Duration:00:08:20

Could third rate of income tax of 30pc be introduced?

8/5/2022
Could a new tax rate of 30pc be what Irish workers have been waiting for or is it pure political kite-flying? To discuss this further Pat spoke to Dr. Karina Doorley, Research Area Coordinator for the Tax, Welfare, and Pensions team at the ESRI, and Neil McDonnell, CEO at ISME.

Duration:00:14:03

Sport: The big Premier League kick-off,

8/5/2022
Off The Ball’s Eoin Sheahan previews the big Premier League kick-off, the All-Ireland camogie finals, and more with Pat on the show this morning.

Duration:00:06:58

Where are we now with the National Broadband Plan?

8/5/2022
Jess Kelly Newstalk Technology Correspondent takes us back to a decade ago when the National Broadband Plan was unveiled and where we are now!

Duration:00:15:03

A double drowning tragedy in Ballybunion

8/5/2022
We get the latest from Ballybunion after a double drowning tragedy with Sinead Kelleher Journalist with the Kerryman and also Gerard O'Flynn Deputy Director of The Irish Coast Guard.

Duration:00:09:06

Who won the latest round of Truss versus Sunak?

8/5/2022
Who won the latest round of Truss versus Sunak? We get a reaction from UK-based Journalist and Media Consultant Enda Brady.

Duration:00:14:04