Breaking The News. Des Clarke. Copyright: BBC.

Breaking The News

BBC Radio Scotland panel show about the news. 140 episodes (14 series), 2015 - 2019. Stars Des Clarke.

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Series 4

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Friday 15th July 2016

Host Des Clarke is joined by comedians Tiffany Stevenson, Raymond Mearns and Keiron Nicholson plus author Val McDermid for a satirical swipe at the week's big news.

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2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Friday 22nd July 2016

Des Clarke is joined by comedians Alistair Barrie, Keir McAllister and Fern Brady plus journalist Libby Brooks for a satirical swipe at the week's big news.

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3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Friday 29th July 2016

Des Clarke is joined by comedians Karen Dunbar, Stuart Mitchell and Jay Lafferty plus journalist Alex Bell.

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4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Friday 5th August 2016

Des Clarke is joined by Dane Baptiste, Elaine Malcolmson and Billy Kirkwood, plus journalist Katie Grant.

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5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Friday 12th August 2016

Des Clarke is joined by comedians Zoe Lyons, Nish Kumar and Stuart Mitchell plus journalist Chitra Ramaswamy in this episode recorded at the Edinburgh Festival.

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6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Friday 19th August 2016

Des Clarke is joined at the Edinburgh Fringe by comedians Rory Bremner, Felicity Ward and Andrew Maxwell plus author Val McDermid.

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7. Episode Seven

First broadcast: Friday 26th August 2016

Recorded at the Edinburgh Fringe, Des Clarke and comedian guests Susan Calman, Alex Horne and Simon Evans plus author Louise Welsh look at the week's news.

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8. Episode Eight

First broadcast: Friday 2nd September 2016

Des Clarke is joined by comedians Alistair Barrie, Janey Godley and Jay Lafferty plus journalist Alex Bell.

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9. Episode Nine

First broadcast: Friday 9th September 2016

Host Des Clarke, comedians Keir McAllister, Daisy Earl and Billy Kirkwood, and journalist Fiona Ross take a satirical swipe at this week's news.

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10. Episode Ten

First broadcast: Friday 16th September 2016

Des Clarke is joined by comedians Tiff Stevenson, Raymond Mearns and Julia Sutherland plus journalist Kevin McKenna.

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