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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Series 16, Episode 7

Join Des Clarke and his guests, comedians Dane Baptiste, Tiff Stevenson, Jay Lafferty and Jamie MacDonald, as they take a wry look at the week's big stories.

Broadcast details

Friday 7th August 2020
BBC Radio Scotland
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jay Lafferty Guest
Tiffany Stevenson Guest
Dane Baptiste Guest
Jamie MacDonald Guest
Writing team
Dan Sweryt Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Mawhinney Writer (Additional Material)
Stuart Cooper (as Stu Cooper) Writer (Additional Material)
Gregor Paton Writer (Additional Material)
Pete Redfern Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Gregg Writer (Additional Material)
Trevor Rudge Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Holford Writer (Additional Material)
Katie Storey Writer
Jules Garnett Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Paul Carlin Producer
Chris Quilietti Producer
David Staite Producer

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