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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

Tech With Jess: A review of the Samsung A53

8/9/2022
On today's show we get a review of the Samsung A53 and a preview of Samsung flagship launch which is taking place on Wednesday with Newstalk Tech Correspondent Jess Kelly.

Duration:00:10:49

FBI raid home of former US President Donald Trump

8/9/2022
We get the latest on the unprecedented FBI raid on the home of former US President Donald Trump with Terry Sheridan Managing Editor, WSHU Public Radio.

Duration:00:10:07

Kkeeping kids safe around dogs

8/9/2022
Pete Wedderburn aka Pete the Vet gives listeners tips and advice on keeping kids safe around dogs.

Duration:00:09:50

Should tax breaks for executives in multinationals go?

8/9/2022
Should special tax breaks for highly paid executives in multinationals be abolished? Pat was joined on the show by Colm McCarthy Economist and Danny McConnell Political Editor with The Irish Examiner.

Duration:00:12:18

Aware are in desperate need for volunteers for helpline

8/9/2022
Aware is in desperate need of volunteers for their depression helpline due to high demand post covid. To find out how you can help Pat spoke to Dominic Layden, Aware CEO.

Duration:00:08:29

Offshore Wind will be totally transformative for Ireland

8/9/2022
We hear why offshore wind may be totally transformative for Ireland with Val Cummins Ireland Director at Simply Blue Group.

Duration:00:09:26

What to do about out-of-control anti-social behaviour?

8/9/2022
Another vicious assault in Dublin. What to do about out-of-control anti-social behaviour? We’ll discuss with Mannix Flynn, Independent Dublin City Councillor, and also Trina O’Connor, Criminologist.

Duration:00:16:53

Are water supplies at risk in the coming heatwave?

8/9/2022
Are water supplies at risk in the coming heat wave? With more on this, Pat spoke to Paul Downes, Meteorologist with Met Eireann, and also Tom Cuddy, Head of Operations at Irish Water.

Duration:00:23:10

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