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 15, Episode 8

Host Des Clarke demolishes the headlines with partners in crime Jay Lafferty, Susie McCabe, Jamie MacDonald and Jim Smith.


This is the 150th episode.

Broadcast details

Friday 10th April 2020
BBC Radio Scotland
30 minutes
  • Thursday 9th April 2020, 18:30 at Drygate Brewery (Cancelled - no audience; 150th episode)


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 11th April 2020 11:30am Radio Scot

Cast & crew

Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Jim Smith Regular Panellist
Guest cast
Jay Lafferty Guest
Susie McCabe Guest
Jamie MacDonald Guest
Writing team
Laura Major Writer
Dan Sweryt Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Mawhinney Writer (Additional Material)
Stuart Cooper (as Stu Cooper) Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Holford Writer (Additional Material)
Pete Redfern Writer (Additional Material)
Christopher Stanners Writer (Additional Material)
Chris Thorburn Writer (Additional Material)
Mike Cooper Writer (Additional Material)
Sean Fee Writer (Additional Material)
Patrick Cowling Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
David Flynn Producer
Stephen Hollywood Producer

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