Breaking The News. Des Clarke. Copyright: BBC.

Breaking The News

BBC Radio Scotland panel show about the news. 158 episodes (16 series), 2015 - 2020. Stars Des Clarke and Jim Smith.

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Series 6, Episode 1

Comedy panel show that takes a satirical view of the week's headlines, featuring guests Simon Evans, Clare Johnston, Raymond Mearns and Elaine Malcolmson.

Broadcast details

Friday 24th February 2017
BBC Radio Scotland
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Raymond Mearns Guest
Elaine Malcolmson Guest
Simon Evans Guest
Clare Johnston Guest
Writing team
Allan Miller Writer
Production team
David Fynn (as David Flynn) Producer
Paul Carlin Producer

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