Breaking The News. Des Clarke. Copyright: BBC Studios
Breaking The News

Breaking The News

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio Scotland
  • 2015 - 2024
  • 281 episodes (27 series)

Topical panel show hosted by Des Clarke for BBC Radio Scotland. Also features Jim Smith.

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Series 14

Des Clarke presents the comedy news review show that takes a satirical slant on the week's headlines, with help from Catriona Shearer, Susie McCabe, Raymond Mearns and Jim Smith.

Broadcast details

Tuesday 24th December 2019
BBC Radio Scotland
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Wednesday 25th December 2019 5:30pm Radio Scot

Cast & crew

Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Jim Smith Regular Panellist
Guest cast
Raymond Mearns Guest
Susie McCabe Guest
Catriona Shearer Guest
Writing team
Allan Miller Writer
Dan Sweryt Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Mawhinney Writer (Additional Material)
Stuart Cooper (as Stu Cooper) Writer (Additional Material)
Simon Paul Miller (as Simon Miller) Writer (Additional Material)
Pete Redfern Writer (Additional Material)
Christopher Stanners Writer (Additional Material)
Trevor Rudge Writer (Additional Material)
Sean Fee Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
David Flynn Producer
Paul Carlin Producer
Chris Quilietti Producer

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