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, Episode 3

Des Clarke hosts the topical comedy news show, quizzing panellists Judith Ralston, Marc Jennings, Elaine Malcolmson and Jim Smith about the week's events in Scotland and across the UK.

Broadcast details

Friday 1st November 2019
BBC Radio Scotland
30 minutes
  • Thursday 31st October 2019, 15:00 at Tait Hall (Kelso)


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 2nd November 2019 11:30am Radio Scot

Cast & crew

Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Jim Smith Regular Panellist
Guest cast
Elaine Malcolmson Guest
Marc Jennings Guest
Judith Ralston Guest
Writing team
Stuart Cooper (as Stu Cooper) Writer
Susanne Cassidy Writer
Dan Sweryt Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Mawhinney Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Holford Writer (Additional Material)
Chris Douch Writer (Additional Material)
Pete Redfern Writer (Additional Material)
Chris Ballard Writer (Additional Material)
Adam Miller Writer (Additional Material)
David Weir Writer (Additional Material)
Richie Rands (as John Rands) Writer (Additional Material)
Brad Holcombe Writer (Additional Material)
Alex MJ Smith Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
David Flynn Producer
Paul Carlin Producer
Chris Quilietti Producer

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