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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

9/30/2022
We look back on the week's stories with our Friday Forum. Joining Pat this morning was Senator Aisling Dolan Fine Gael Senator for Roscommon Galway, Violet Anne Wynne Independent TD for Clare, and Marian Harkin Independent TD for Sligo/Leitrim.

Duration:00:18:16

Galway city: Road safety and accessibility

9/30/2022
We speak to two Galway locals about the efforts they’ve made to improve road safety and accessibility in Galway. Joining Pat on the show live from the University of Galway was Grainne Faller who started has been raising awareness about the lack of cyclist and pedestrian safety measures in Galway city and also Dave Corley who spent two weeks collecting data and devised a map of the city (identifying barriers to accessibility).

Duration:00:20:41

Galway student panel discussing issues impacting student life

9/30/2022
Pat was joined on the show by a student panel, to discuss the most pressing issues impacting student life at the University of Galway. With Pat this morning was Joe Mee, Welfare Officer with the University of Galway SU, Darragh Nolan a master's student in journalism, and Gemma Ni Fhearraigh 2nd year commerce and Irish student and member of the Cuman Gaeltacht Society.

Duration:00:13:19

Putin’s illegal annexation of 15 percent of Ukraine

9/30/2022
We get the latest on Putin’s illegal annexation of 15 percent of Ukraine with Nataliya Gumenyuk, Journalist based in Ukraine and founder of Public Interest Journalism Lab, and also Prof Raymond Murphy, Professor at the Irish Centre for Human Rights and former Captain with the Irish Defence Forces.

Duration:00:14:18

Report on college social life in Galway

9/30/2022
Newstalk Reporter Sarah Madden reports on student life in the city of the tribes

Duration:00:11:40

The rebranding of University of Galway

9/30/2022
Officially renamed as the University Of Galway- Professor Ciaran o Hogartaigh, University President joined Pat to discuss the rebrand alongside other key concerns regarding student life.

Duration:00:11:42

Minister Darragh O'Brien on student accommodation shortage

9/30/2022
We were live from the University of Galway this morning. As many students here in Galway face the accommodation shortage problem, Pat spoke to the Minister for Housing, Local Government, and Heritage. TD - Dublin Fingal Daragh O'Brien.

Duration:00:14:20

David Dimbleby on this new book 'Keep Talking'

9/29/2022
Media, Monarchy and the state of Britain. We talk to David Dimbleby about his new book ‘Keep Talking’.

Duration:00:22:31

A new book of poetry by Aoibhín Garrihy

9/29/2022
Entrepreneur, actress and influencer Aoibhín Garrihy joined Pat on the show to chat about her new book of poetry 'Every Day Is A Fresh Beginning'.

Duration:00:11:51

Should we have an Áras an Taoisigh?

9/29/2022
Newstalk's own Simon Tierney has carried out research that shows that 21 out of the 27 EU countries have an official Prime Minister's residence. So we ask the question should we have an Áras an Taoisigh? Simon discussed all with Pat this morning on the show.

Duration:00:15:40

The arrest of Gerry The Monk Hutch

9/29/2022
Michael Doyle Senior Reporter with The Irish Sun spoke to Pat this morning with details on the arrest of Gerry the monk Hutch following recent developments in the Hutch-Kinahan feud.

Duration:00:06:16

Gardening: Keeping your garden healthy this autumn

9/28/2022
Paraic Horkan brings us advice on how to keep your garden lawn green and healthy this Autumn & add some colour with spring flowering lawn bulbs. All with thanks to Husqvarna.

Duration:00:07:30

Edna O'Brien on her new play 'Joyce's Women'

9/28/2022
Edna O'Brien has written a new play which looks at the life of Joyce through six of the most influential women in his wife and Edan spoke to Pat about her new play currently on the Abbey stage.

Duration:00:16:01

Tommie Gorman new autobiography 'Never Better'

9/28/2022
Tommie Gorman shares some of his fascinating tales from his whirlwind journalistic career spanning more than 40 years.

Duration:00:19:02

Behind Movie Scenes: The Candelabra

9/28/2022
Bill Hughes goes behind the scenes and shares tales from the Steven Soderbergh-directed film Behind The Candelabra.

Duration:00:11:34

Green Scene: International Awareness Day of on Food Loss and Waste,

9/28/2022
With tomorrow marking International Awareness Day of on Food Loss and Waste, Ruth Freeman dives into the impact of this regrettable habit in this week's Green Scene as well as the increase of pests.

Duration:00:05:55

Tánaiste Leo Varadkar on Budget 2023

9/28/2022
We walk through budget 2023 with An Tánaiste Leo Varadkar.

Duration:00:33:55

Calls for mandatory sentencing for those who attack Gardaí

9/28/2022
More calls for mandatory sentencing for those who attack Gardaí. For more on this Pat was joined on the show by Brendan O’Connor Garda Representative Association President.

Duration:00:05:12

Russian Ambassador to Ireland, Yuri Filatov

9/27/2022
Pat was joined on the show this morning by the Russian Ambassador to Ireland, Yuri Filatov.

Duration:00:24:20

Financial Advisor to the Football Stars

9/27/2022
Pat was joined on the show by Patrick Foley Managing Director of Sonar Financial Services who has the interesting job of advising football stars on how to spend their money.

Duration:00:12:00