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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'.

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Dublin, Ireland

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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'.

Twitter:

@PatKennyNT

Language:

English

Contact:

1890453106


Episodes

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

Save money on your mortgage by switching

2/19/2024
Mortgage rates hit a market record gap between the highest and lowest rates. Martina Hennessy, Doddl Mortgages tell us how you can save money on your mortgage by switching.

Duration:00:17:39

Minister Catherine Martin to meet with Kevin Bakhurst and Siún Ní Raghallaigh

2/19/2024
Minister for Media Catherine Martin has requested RTÉ Director General Kevin Bakhurst and Chair of the RTÉ Board Siún Ní Raghallaigh meet with her in the Department. We hear from Niamh Smyth Spokesperson on Arts and Culture. Chair of the Oireachtas Committee on Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media and TD for Cavan Monaghan and also Donal O'Donoghue, Managing Director Sanderson Recruitment.

Duration:00:17:04

A report on the temptation to emigrate

2/19/2024
Canada And Australia are hotspots for Irish emigrants, but should we give Ireland another chance before we pack our bags? Bella Finn sent us this report.

Duration:00:08:00

A timeline has been set for an Israeli offensive in Rafah

2/19/2024
A timeline has been set for an Israeli offensive in Rafah. We get the latest on this with Duncan Bullivant Special advisor to the Head of the Bosnia peace keeping mission, part of the UK mission to Kosovo in 1999 and CEO of the Henderson risk group, an international risk management advisory.

Duration:00:13:12

Henry McKean meets the stars at the Baftas

2/19/2024
Our own Henry McKean was in London and on the red carpet for the Bafta awards and he spoke to Pat about the big winners and the stars he spoke too on the night.

Duration:00:11:56

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

2/16/2024
We take a look back on the stories of the week on our Friday Forum. Joining Pat in the studio was Hugh O’Connell Deputy Political Editor of the Irish Independent & Sunday Independent, Richard Boyd Barrett People Before Profit TD for Dun Laoghaire and Lorraine Clifford Lee Fianna Fail Senator for Dublin Fingal.

Duration:00:19:54

The latest on Israel’s raid of largest functioning hospital in Gaza

2/16/2024
We get the latest developments on Israel’s raid of largest functioning hospital in Gaza with Hannah McCarthy, Freelance Journalist.

Duration:00:15:10

Friday Food with Gareth Mullins

2/16/2024
The perfect steak dinner, it can be made. Gareth Mullins joins us to talk through rib eye steak with chunky chips and peppercorn sauce.

Duration:00:05:43

Irish Casting Director Louise Kiely

2/16/2024
The Irish casting director behind ‘Normal People’ and much more Louise Kiely, speaks to us about the new Oscars category for Best Casting.

Duration:00:11:40