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 18, Episode 2

Des Clarke hosts Scotland's award-winning satirical news quiz, and is joined by guests Catherine Bohart, Raymond Mearns, Jay Lafferty & Liam Withnail.

Broadcast details

Friday 19th February 2021
BBC Radio Scotland
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 20th February 2021 11:30am Radio Scot

Cast & crew

Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jay Lafferty Guest
Raymond Mearns Guest
Catherine Bohart Guest
Liam Withnail Guest
Writing team
Alice Gregg Writer
Simon Paul Miller (as Simon Miller) Writer (Additional Material)
Gregor Paton Writer (Additional Material)
Trevor Rudge Writer (Additional Material)
Mark Granger Writer (Additional Material)
Chris Thorburn Writer (Additional Material)
Rebecca Bain (as Becca Bain) Writer (Additional Material)
Nathan Cowley Writer (Additional Material)
Alex Garrick-Wright Writer (Additional Material)
Conor O'Grady Writer (Additional Material)
Peter Tellouche Writer (Additional Material)
Dana Sutherland Writer (Additional Material)
Kathleen Hughes Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
David Flynn Producer
Lauren Mackay Producer

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