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 21, Episode 1

Des Clarke hosts the award-winning satirical news quiz, with Fred MacAulay, Jo Caulfield, Ashley Storrie and Liam Withnail.

Broadcast details

Friday 18th February 2022
BBC Radio Scotland
30 minutes
  • Thursday 17th February 2022, 13:30 at Drygate Brewery


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 19th February 2022 11:30am Radio Scot

Cast & crew

Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Fred MacAulay Guest
Ashley Storrie Guest
Jo Caulfield Guest
Liam Withnail Guest
Writing team
Alice Gregg Writer
Dan Sweryt Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Mawhinney Writer (Additional Material)
Stuart Cooper (as Stu Cooper) Writer (Additional Material)
Christopher Stanners Writer (Additional Material)
Neil Bratchpiece Writer (Additional Material)
Elaine Malcolmson Writer (Additional Material)
Steve Blair Writer (Additional Material)
Peter Tellouche Writer (Additional Material)
Jennifer Walker Writer (Additional Material)
Denis Len Writer (Additional Material)
Adrian Fisk Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
David Flynn Producer
Lauren Mackay Producer

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