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.

Episode menu

Series 24, Episode 8

Broadcast details

Friday 31st March 2023
BBC Radio Scotland
30 minutes
  • Thursday 30th March 2023, 12:30 at Pleasance Theatre (London)


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 25th March 2023 11:30am Radio Scot
Saturday 1st April 2023 11:30am Radio Scot


Cast & crew

Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Val McDermid Guest
Felicity Ward Guest
Jim Smith Guest
Marc Jennings Guest
Writing team
Alice Gregg Writer
Dan Sweryt Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Mawhinney Writer (Additional Material)
Stuart Cooper (as Stu Cooper) Writer (Additional Material)
Simon Paul Miller (as Simon Miller) Writer (Additional Material)
Gregor Paton Writer (Additional Material)
Chris Ballard Writer (Additional Material)
Christopher Stanners Writer (Additional Material)
Neil Bratchpiece Writer (Additional Material)
Trevor Rudge Writer (Additional Material)
Rebecca Bain (as Becca Bain) Writer (Additional Material)
Nathan Cowley Writer (Additional Material)
Alex Garrick-Wright Writer (Additional Material)
Michael Conterio Writer (Additional Material)
Paul Read Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
David Flynn Producer
Chris Quilietti Producer

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