Breaking The News. Des Clarke. Copyright: BBC.

Breaking The News

BBC Radio Scotland panel show about the news. 206 episodes (20 series), 2015 - 2021. Stars Des Clarke and Jim Smith.

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Series 20, Episode 1

Des Clarke is joined by Stuart Mitchell, Amy Matthews, Elaine Malcolmson & Jamie MacDonald as the Scottish satirical panel game marks its 200th episode.


This is the 200th episode in the series.

Broadcast details

This episode is currently available on BBC Sounds

Friday 15th October 2021
BBC Radio Scotland
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Stuart Mitchell Guest
Elaine Malcolmson Guest
Jamie MacDonald Guest
Amy Matthews Guest

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