Newsjack. Copyright: BBC


  • Radio sketch show
  • BBC Radio 4 Extra / BBC Radio 7
  • 2009 - 2021
  • 143 episodes (24 series)

Topical satirical sketch show on Radio 4 Extra. The programme had an 'open door' policy allowing anyone to submit material. Stars Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Romesh Ranganathan, Justin Edwards and more.

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Series 10, Episode 4

Romesh Ranganathan and the team look at news stories including dodgy NHS doctors and no make-up selfies. The show also manages to get an interview with a mafia don.

Broadcast details

Thursday 27th March 2014
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 30th March 2014 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Romesh Ranganathan Host / Presenter
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
Margaret Cabourn-Smith Ensemble Actor
Ellie White Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Alex Buchanan Writer
Nick Hallam Writer
Stephen Holford Writer
Eleanor Green Writer
Dan Kiss Writer
Caspian James Writer
James Bugg Writer
Sarah Campbell Writer
GrĂ¡inne Maguire Writer
Craig Ainsley Writer
Jared Ashe Writer
Josh Pugh Writer
Jack Bernhardt Script Editor
Benjamin Partridge Script Editor
Alfred Williams Writer
Daran Johnson Writer
Christopher Frost Writer
Neil Tollfree Writer
Nick Dunleavy Writer
Shane McHale Writer
David Harnden-Warwick Writer
Ben Harris Writer
Richard Woolford Writer
Mark Hibbett Writer
Mae Martin Writer
Edward Tew Writer
Simon Buschenfeld Writer
Gemma Arrowsmith Writer
John Dredge Writer
Anneka Harry Writer
Brendon Way Writer
Cedric Vouetz Writer
Chris Arnold Writer
Chris Gracey Writer
Dan Green Writer
Daniel Calder Writer
Gary Cody Writer
Jonathan Stevenson Writer
Lucy Rogers Writer
Martin Closer Writer
Martin Redmond Writer
Neil James Hudson Writer
Paul Haulton Writer
Phil Watson (as Philip Watson) Writer
Production team
Arnab Chanda Producer
Charlie Perkins Producer

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