Breaking The News. Des Clarke. Copyright: BBC.

Breaking The News

BBC Radio Scotland panel show about the news. 173 episodes (17 series), 2015 - 2021. Stars Des Clarke and Jim Smith.

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Series 15, Episode 2

Des Clarke presents the topical comedy news review show that takes a satirical slant on the week's headlines, with help from guests Kaye Adams, Elaine Malcolmson, Mark Nelson and Jim Smith.

Broadcast details

Friday 28th February 2020
BBC Radio Scotland
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Jim Smith Regular Panellist
Guest cast
Mark Nelson Guest
Elaine Malcolmson Guest
Kaye Adams Guest
Writing team
Susanne Cassidy Writer
Dan Sweryt Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Mawhinney Writer (Additional Material)
Stuart Cooper (as Stu Cooper) Writer (Additional Material)
Gregor Paton Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Holford Writer (Additional Material)
Mark Granger Writer (Additional Material)
Neil Bratchpiece Writer (Additional Material)
Darryl Buchanan Writer (Additional Material)
Lee Lyons Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
David Fynn (as David Flynn) Producer
Stephen Hollywood Producer

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