Breaking The News. Des Clarke. Copyright: BBC.

Breaking The News

BBC Radio Scotland panel show about the news. 162 episodes (16 series), 2015 - 2020. Stars Des Clarke and Jim Smith.

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Broadcast details

This episode is currently available on BBC Sounds

Friday 17th July 2020
BBC Radio Scotland
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jo Caulfield Guest
Karen Bartke Guest
Bruce Devlin Guest
Darren Harriott Guest
Writing team
Dan Sweryt Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Mawhinney Writer (Additional Material)
Stuart Cooper (as Stu Cooper) Writer (Additional Material)
Rosanna Wood Writer (Additional Material)
Chris Douch Writer (Additional Material)
Rebecca Bain (as Becca Bain) Writer (Additional Material)
Christopher Stanners Writer
Jules Garnett Writer (Additional Material)
Neil Bratchpiece Writer (Additional Material)
Brad Holcombe Writer (Additional Material)
Alex MJ Smith Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Holford Writer (Additional Material)
Mike Cooper Writer (Additional Material)
Nathan Cowley Writer (Additional Material)
Alex Garrick-Wright Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
David Fynn (as David Flynn) Producer
Chris Quilietti Producer

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