Open Door Media Fm public
[search 0]
More

Download the App!

show episodes
 
Newstalk Breakfast brings you all the news you need to set you up for the day – from politics, business, sport, entertainment and everything in between. Shane Coleman and Ciara Kelly have all the stories that matter, every weekday from 7-9AM. Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcasts or 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'.
 
Loading …
show series
 
The scrapping of a cap on the number of work permits for lorry drivers from outside Europe will do nothing to plug a huge shortage of drivers according to Haulers Minister of State for Business, Employment and Retail Damien English spoke to Breakfast Business this morning and outlined the overhaul of the permits system. For more on this, we heard f…
 
Thousands of parents are submitting their children for sacraments under duress and because of coercion. That’s the view of Colm O'Connor, Principal of Cork Educate Together Secondary School who says Ireland’s ‘take it or leave it’ primary school religion curriculum is a violation of human rights and Colm spoke to Shane on the show this morning.List…
 
Hospitals are canceling planned procedures at a rate of ten per site due to increased Covid hospitalisations It comes as the Chief Medical Officer Dr Tony Holohan raised concerns at a briefing yesterday about the growing rate of Covid in the country. Joining Ciara to discuss this further was CEO of the HSE Paul Reid. Listen and subscribe to Newstal…
 
Greenpeace has called on the EU to ban short flights on routes where a train journey under six hours is available as a solution to avert climate disaster. For more on this Shane spoke to Greenpeace Lorelei Limousin and Founder and Chair of Cityjet, Pat Byrne.Listen and subscribe to The Pat Kenny Show on Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts and Spotify. …
 
Maternity hospitals are seeing a rise in unscheduled pregnancies in Irish leaving Cert & college students who are buying modafinil online for study purposes as a smart drug. For more on this we spoke to Deirdre Lundy, Sexual and Reproductive Health Expert and advisor to the HSE.Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcasts or Spotify…
 
The FAI have issued a statement ahead of the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2022 fixture against Portugal, warning fans who buy tickets being offered at inflated prices online that they risk being denied entry. The statement comes after legislation banning such ticket touting came into effect during the summer. To discuss this further we heard from Robert…
 
Pupils in primary schools could end up being sent home due to a growing shortage of substitute teachers being able to provide cover for teachers who are out sick, The Irish Primary Principals Network has warned. For more on this Ciara spoke to Maeve Tierney St Cronan's Boys National School in BrayListen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple …
 
EU ministers have failed to reach an agreement over long-term gas supply at an emergency meeting on the issue in Luxembourg. Minister for State at the Department of Energy Ossian Smyth was representing the Irish government and joined us this morning with more on this.Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. Download,…
 
Advertisers’ in Ireland have been told their depiction of older people is very often alienating and patronising. Earlier on, we spoke to Orlaith Carmody business consultant to Age Friendly Ireland who recently highlighted this issue to Advertisers at a webinar and for more on this we were joined by Ceilia Holman Lee, Irish model, fashion stylist an…
 
A UK children’s charity has warned that parents who are abrupt with their children and choose low-key celebrations may be guilty of “mild neglect”. The NSPCC has issued guidance for child protection social workers, known as graded care profile 2, to score parents whom they suspect of neglecting their children on a scale of one to five. For more on …
 
Ireland has not been alone in seeing a major spike in Covid cases with Europe seeing an increase of 18% in cases in the past week compared to the previous seven days. Professor Sam McConkey Infectious Disease Specialist at the Royal College of Surgeons Ireland spoke to Shane this morning.Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcasts …
 
"We have more sparkler-related injuries than fireworks” - so says a Cork plastic surgeon who is warning about the dangers of sparklers ahead of Halloween. Consultant Plastic Surgeon at the Bon Secours Hospital Cork, Dr Ann McKenna joined us the morning to tell us how bad are the injuries that she has treated.Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfa…
 
Nightclubs are open again from this evening, with reaction to this night of reopening Pat was joined this morning by Ian Redmond, Owner of Tramline Nightclub and Promoter Buzz O'Neill. 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…
 
Irish Artist Denise Chaila who this weekend will be returning to the stage at the Guinness Cork Jazz festival. The festival is the first major festival to take place with the easing of restrictions today. Denise Chaila joined us on the show ahead of her headline slot.Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. Download,…
 
After last-minute talks, Fáilte Ireland has finally published their guidelines for the easing of restrictions in the hospitality and entertainment industries today. 1,500 will be permitted to stand at gigs, nightclubs can reopen with 100% capacity while you will now be able to order at the bar in a pub but you will then need to return to your seat.…
 
As we head into a bank holiday weekend with restrictions easing – how concerned do we need to be about rising Covid numbers? Paul Reid CEO of the HSE joined us on the show this morning. Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcasts or Spotify. Download, listen and subscribe on the Newstalk App. You can also listen to Newstalk live on…
 
Minister Catherine Martin last night confirmed nightclubs are to open at 100% capacity and in the case of live venues a maximum of 1,500 people can stand along with 100% seating. George Savage, Publican and Night Club Owner of 'The Blasket' in Tralee, and Martin Nolan, Owner of MPI Artists booking agency joined us on the show with their reaction.Li…
 
Klair Neenan, Managing Director of SSE Airtricity spoke to Gavin McLoughlin on the show this morning to discuss COP26.Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcasts or 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: …
 
Covid-19 is growing again at a rate of 2-3 per cent a day but there is no “single silver bullet” that was the warning yesterday from NPHET. During their first press briefing in almost two months, NPHET also warned that the future trajectory of the disease remains very uncertain and involves “significant risk” to the health service. Professor Liam F…
 
Legislation for e-scooters on Irish roads is finally set to become a reality after the cabinet approved the Road Traffic and Roads Bill. Under the new rules, a new class of ‘powered personal transporters’ will be created with these not requiring the same licensing, insurance, or tax considerations as motorbikes. Alan Farrell, Fine Gael TD, and Clim…
 
The are reports within Government that the Green Party is preparing a raft of congestion charges as part of its climate-change agenda. Is it a good idea? To discuss further we heard from Eugene Drennan President of the Irish Road Haulage Association and John Gibbons Environmental Journalist.Listen and subscribe to Newstalk Breakfast on Apple Podcas…
 
Loading …

Quick Reference Guide

Copyright 2021 | Sitemap | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service
Google login Twitter login Classic login