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 16, Episode 4

Des Clarke takes a satirical sledgehammer to the week's headlines with guests Darren Harriott, Jo Caulfield, Bruce Devlin and Karen Bartke.

Broadcast details

Friday 17th July 2020
BBC Radio Scotland
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 18th July 2020 11:30am Radio Scot

Cast & crew

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)
Stephen Holford Writer (Additional Material)
Rosanna Wood Writer (Additional Material)
Chris Douch Writer (Additional Material)
Neil Bratchpiece Writer (Additional Material)
Mike Cooper Writer (Additional Material)
Rebecca Bain (as Becca Bain) Writer (Additional Material)
Nathan Cowley Writer (Additional Material)
Alex Garrick-Wright Writer (Additional Material)
Christopher Stanners Writer
Jules Garnett Writer (Additional Material)
Brad Holcombe Writer (Additional Material)
Alex MJ Smith Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
David Flynn Producer
Chris Quilietti Producer

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