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Newsjack

BBC Radio 4 Extra and BBC Radio 7 sketch show written by the public. 121 episodes (pilot + 20 series), 2009 - 2019. Stars Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Romesh Ranganathan and others.

Another series is in development.

Series 1, Episode 5

Rupert Murdoch bugs the Newsjack studio. Plus, Defence Secretary Bob Ainsworth is caught shopping for new army gear in Pound World; British Airways pilots say their pay cuts won't affect service; and the show dips into the archives to bring us moon-based comedy film Carry On Floating.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 16th July 2009
Time
11pm
Channel
BBC Radio 7
Length
30 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
    Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
    Jess Robinson Ensemble Actor
    Andi Osho Ensemble Actor
    Philip Fox Ensemble Actor
    Writing team
    Matthew Morton Writer
    Chris Cox Writer
    James Kettle Writer
    Andy Flood Writer
    Suk Pannu Writer
    Tom Neenan Writer
    Barny Savage Writer
    Eddie Robson Writer
    Kevin Core (as Kev Core) Writer
    Robin Bailes Writer
    Jenni Armstrong Writer
    Annie Burchell Writer
    Daragh McEnerney Writer
    Jack Seale Writer
    James Donohue Writer
    Parminder Sidhu Writer
    Rebecca Hobbs Writer
    Gareth Gwynn Writer
    Dan Tetsell Writer
    Stephen Carlin Writer
    John-Luke Roberts Writer
    Dan Tetsell Script Editor
    Production team
    Tilusha Ghelani Producer
    Sam Michell Producer
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