British Comedy Guide

Newsjack. Copyright: BBC.

Newsjack

BBC Radio 4 Extra and BBC Radio 7 sketch show written by the public. 97 episodes (pilot + 16 series), 2009 - 2017. Stars Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Romesh Ranganathan, Justin Edwards and others.

Another series is in development.

Production Details

Production company

British Broadcasting Corporation

Also known as

Seven On Seven (Working title)

7 On 7 (Working title)

Laugh track
Live audience

Location

Places

RADA Studios

BBC Radio Theatre - Episodes are normally recorded the night before broadcast

Recording dates
23/06/2010 (Shaw Theatre), 12/10/2010 (The Comedy Cafe), 14/09/2011 (The Comedy Cafe), 03/10/2012 (RADA Studios), 25/09/2013 (RADA Studios), 19/03/2014 (RADA Studios), 08/10/2014 (RADA Studios), 25/03/2015 (RADA Studios), 16/09/2015 (RADA Studios)
Series 15: 07/09/2016, 14/09/2016, 21/09/2016, 28/09/2016 (RADA Studios), 05/10/2016, 12/10/2016
Series 16: 25/01/2017, 01/02/2017, 08/02/2017, 15/02/2017, 22/02/2017, 01/03/2017

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 4th June 2009 on BBC Radio 7 at 11pm
Last new broadcast
Thursday 2nd March 2017 on BBC Radio 4 Extra at 10:30pm
Last repeat
Sunday 5th Mar 2017 at 11:00pm

Website links

Share this page