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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

Gardening: Preparing for spring gardening season

2/21/2024
It is the ideal time to prepare for the busy spring gardening season. Paraic Horkan, Horticulturist & Keen Gardener, Graduate of the National Botanic Gardens brings us all the gardening tips and advice.

Duration:00:09:29

Author Cathy Kelly writes her 23rd novel

2/21/2024
Author Cathy Kelly joined Pat in studio to talk about her new book 'Sisterhood' and her recent battle with breast cancer.

Duration:00:12:10

The impact disturbing online activity is having on young people

2/21/2024
It's no surprise to learn that if a child has access to the internet they can potentially view anything. From gambling to graphic explicit content there are no boundaries. Our reporter, Josh Crosbie has been investigating this with the ISPCC

Duration:00:13:43

Inside Hollywood: The career of Samantha Morton

2/21/2024
We take a look at the vast and varied career of Samantha Morton in this weeks 'Inside Hollywood' with Jen Gannon, Pop culture Journalist.

Duration:00:09:53

Vincent Hyland, Author and Conservationist

2/21/2024
Vincent Hyland, Author and Conservationist tells us what it takes to be a contender for Outsider Magazine’s Eco Person of the Year.

Duration:00:11:01

Israel’s Ambassador to Ireland Dana Erlich

2/21/2024
Israel’s Ambassador to Ireland Dana Erlich joined Pat in studio following the United States decision to once again veto a resolution calling for a ceasefire

Duration:00:23:08

Efforts to use IVF to save the Northern White Rhino

2/21/2024
On this week's 'Green Scene' Dr Ruth Freeman, Director of Science for Society at Science Foundation Ireland explains how women’s tears reduce male aggression in humans, and efforts to use IVF to save the Northern White Rhino. All with thanks to AIB.

Duration:00:06:14

Referendums explainer from Ms Justice Marie Baker

2/21/2024
Soon you’ll be asked to vote in two referendums, but what are you voting for? We get a referendums explainer with Ms. Justice Marie Baker Chairperson of An Coimisiún Toghcháin, Ireland’s Independent Electoral Commission.

Duration:00:18:41

Shortage of hotels a concern for tourism industry

2/21/2024
The tourism industry are concerned about the lack of hotel availability in the country. We hear why from the CEO of Failte Ireland Paul Kelly.

Duration:00:17:15

Tech with Jess: Smart clothes

2/20/2024
This morning on the show, Newstalk Technology Correspondent and host of Tech Talk Jess Kelly takes a look at smart clothes and what is available for you to buy. All with thanks to Viatel Technology Group.

Duration:00:08:11

The G20 foreign ministers meet in Brazil

2/20/2024
The UK is set to call out Russia at a meeting of G20 Foreign Ministers in Brazil. Dan Bloom, Deputy London Playbook Editor for POLITICO brings us the latest.

Duration:00:09:30

The best travel hacks for this summer

2/20/2024
Summer holidays are on the way. Megan Virgo Travel journalist will be giving us all of her travel hacks.

Duration:00:10:13

Is an early exposure to porn resulting in more cases of sibling sexual assault?

2/20/2024
Is an early exposure to porn resulting in more cases of sibling sexual assault? Pat spoke to Christiane Sanderson, Psychologist and expert in child sexual abuse, domestic abuse and complex trauma about her new book on the subject.

Duration:00:14:18

Fewer than 5% of learner drivers surrender their licence following conviction

2/20/2024
Fewer than 5% of learner drivers surrender their licence following conviction. We ask how can this system be better policed with Transport Consultant Conor Faughnan.

Duration:00:19:39

Russian forces take control of Avdiivka coke plant

2/20/2024
Russia has taken control of Avdiivka, a town in eastern Ukraine. With the second anniversary of the war looming, we get the latest on the situation there with Ukrainian MP, Kira Rudik.

Duration:00:12:32

The RTE scandal rumbles on

2/20/2024
Pressure is mounting on RTE to make public the details of exit packages. To discuss the latest on the scandal that just rumbles on was Terry Prone Chairperson of The Communications Clinic and David Davin Power Broadcaster & Commentator.

Duration:00:20:29

Ask The Expert: Make up trends

2/19/2024
Aideen Kate, Murphy, Makeup Artist and Founder of True Beauty makeup answers listeners all makeup related questions on this week's Ask the Expert .

Duration:00:10:13

What to do with embarrassing relatives?

2/19/2024
Is no one good enough for your mother? Or is there inappropriate flirting over the dinner table? We’ll talk to clinical psychotherapist Stephanie Regan about what to do with embarrassing relatives.

Duration:00:10:03

New book: American Mother tells Diane Foley’s story of her son’s ISIS captivity

2/19/2024
Ten years on from the public beheading of kidnapped American journalist, James Foley. His mother Diane along with Colum McCann tells the story of James’ time in captivity in in a new book 'American Mother'. Pat spoke to Diane Foley and Colum McCann in studio this morning.

Duration:00:20:05

What are TikTok 'Lookism’ trends?

2/19/2024
Why have TikTok beauty trends such as looksmaxxing and glow up challenges gone viral? To explain all we heard from Alexandra Ryan, Founder and CEO of Goss.ie.

Duration:00:08:25