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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'.

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

Boxed With John Fardy features 'Somebody Somewhere'

1/26/2023
John Fardy tells us all about 'Somebody Somewhere' on this week's Boxed.

Duration:00:08:15

A news roundup from the US

1/26/2023
Trump returns to social media, the half moon bay mass shooting and a man shot by a dog, all the US news with Terry Sheridan Managing Editor, WSHU Public Radio.

Duration:00:08:38

World Featherweight Champion Barry McGuigan

1/26/2023
Speaking to Pat this morning was Boxing Hall of fame member and World Featherweight Champion Barry McGuigan. Barry will be appearing at the Pendulum Summit 2023.

Duration:00:18:33

Actor Gary Lydon on his new play 'Hangman'

1/26/2023
The Banshees of Inisherin actor Gary Lydon chats to Pat about his new play ‘’Hangmen’’ and Oscar hopes.

Duration:00:07:05

Ireland heading towards secularisation

1/26/2023
The newly appointed Bishop of Ossory Niall Coll joined Pat on the show this morning to discuss Ireland’s increasing secularisation.

Duration:00:13:33

Does the government need to seriously rethink its housing targets?

1/26/2023
Does the government need to seriously rethink its housing targets? We pose this question to Eoin O’Broin, Sinn Fein T.D. for Dub Mid-West. Spokesperson on Housing, Local Govt & Heritage, and also Conor O’Connell, Director, Housing & Planning at Construction Industry Federation.

Duration:00:23:55

Have we lost our manners when it comes to noise pollution ?

1/26/2023
A year after we reopened as a society, some of us are still trying to adjust to the noise of everyday life. But have we gotten louder, playing Instagram out loud on the Luas, shouting in the street late at night. Has Ireland become selfish and has the world turned louder? Is it antisocial noise pollution or just an angry world of loudness, or were we always so extraverted? Henry McKean goes to find out.

Duration:00:10:43

Cally Beaton on how you can reach financial freedom

1/26/2023
From South Park to Stand Up to the Stock market Cally Beaton Comedian and Entrepreneur on how too reach financial freedom.

Duration:00:11:02

Has the winter wave of flu and Covid infection finally calmed down?

1/26/2023
Has the winter wave of flu and Covid infection finally calmed down? We hear from Eileen Whelan National lead Covid 19 Vaccination Test & Trace programme.

Duration:00:18:59

It's time to jump back into the garden !

1/25/2023
Paraic Horkan brings us seasonal garden advice on taking care of your garden and plants The weather is promised quite mild and relatively dry and with the evenings getting a little brighter its time to jump back into the garden. Paraic Horkan brings us loads of gardening advice and tips. All with thanks to Husqvarna.

Duration:00:11:40

Inside Hollywood: Meryl Streep

1/25/2023
Lisa Cannon profiles one of the finest actors of her generation, the inimitable Meryl Streep.

Duration:00:09:26

Olympic gold medallist Michael Johnson

1/25/2023
We speak to record breaker and Olympic gold medallist Michael Johnson ahead of his talk at the pendulum summit.

Duration:00:16:54

Is homework bad for further of work?

1/25/2023
Is the practice of Homework damaging to our children's future careers? We hear potentially how.

Duration:00:09:09

Science With Luke: The chemistry of beer

1/25/2023
Luke O’Neill takes a look at the chemistry of beer and why non-alcoholic beer tastes much better than it used to.

Duration:00:08:12

Green Scene: Why dolphins are more like us than you’d think?

1/25/2023
Why dolphins are more like us than you’d think and why we shouldn’t over-focus on apocalyptic climate scenarios - all that and more in the green scene with Dr. Ruth Freeman Director of Science for Society at Science Foundation Ireland.

Duration:00:08:06

Is this the end of 'postergate'?

1/25/2023
Will Paschal Donohoe’s Dail apology and explanation be the end of postergate? We discuss this with Mairead Farrell, Sinn Féin TD for Galway-West and party spokesperson on Public Expenditure and Reform.

Duration:00:15:47

Man donates kidney to save brother

1/25/2023
We speak to the kidney recipient who was given a second lease on life after a donation from his brother. John and Ed Reynolds joined Pat on the show this morning.

Duration:00:13:21

Citywest hub now closed to new adult international protection applicants for longer periods

1/25/2023
The Citywest hub is now closed to new adult international protection applicants for longer periods as the state tells refugees to defer travel. For more on this Pat spoke to Ivana Bacik the Labour Party Leader.

Duration:00:14:26

Tech With Jess: New Samsung phone launch

1/24/2023
Jess Kelly Newstalk’s Tech Correspondent brings us news of a new Samsung phone launch and answers listeners' technology queries.

Duration:00:09:06

How do we keep doctors in Ireland after they graduate?

1/24/2023
With overcrowding and capacity reaching crisis points in our hospitals this winter, what can be done to improve staff retention and recruitment throughout our health system? And is it time for major changes in the structure and culture of the HSE? To discuss Pat was joined by a panel consisting of Dr. Amy Morgan, Drogheda-based GP, John Crown Medical Oncologist St. Vincent Hospital Group, Glenn Curtain President of The Association of Medical Students of Ireland, and also Julie Galbraith...

Duration:00:25:29