Breaking The News. Des Clarke. Copyright: BBC.

Breaking The News

BBC Radio Scotland panel show about the news. 185 episodes (18 series), 2015 - 2021. Stars Des Clarke and Jim Smith.

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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

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Jim Smith Regular Panellist
Guest cast
Elaine Malcolmson Guest
Marc Jennings Guest
Judith Ralston Guest
Writing team
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)
Stuart Cooper (as Stu Cooper) Writer
Adam Miller Writer (Additional Material)
David Weir Writer (Additional Material)
John Rands Writer (Additional Material)
Brad Holcombe Writer (Additional Material)
Alex MJ Smith Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
David Fynn (as David Flynn) Producer
Paul Carlin Producer
Chris Quilietti Producer

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