Newsjack. Copyright: BBC.


BBC Radio 4 Extra and BBC Radio 7 sketch show written by the public. 127 episodes (pilot + 21 series), 2009 - 2019. Stars Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Romesh Ranganathan and others.

Catch-up on Episode 6 on BBC Sounds

Series 11, Episode 1

The week's stories cobbled together in a scrapbook sketch show, which anyone can write for. Uninformed, up to the minute, down to the dregs. Presented by Romesh Ranganathan.

Broadcast details

Thursday 25th September 2014
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Romesh Ranganathan Host / Presenter
    Freya Parker Ensemble Actor
    Guest cast
    Oliver Maltman Ensemble Actor
    Ingrid Oliver Ensemble Actor
    Writing team
    Andy Flood Writer
    Adrian Fisk Writer
    Jim Speirs Writer
    Caspian James Writer
    Max Davis Writer
    Ash Williamson Writer
    Alice Gregg Writer
    Garry Abbot Writer
    Liam Beirne Writer
    Craig Ainsley Writer
    Joe Hampson Writer
    Jared Ashe Writer
    Ed Amsden Writer
    Tom Coles Writer
    Benjamin Partridge Script Editor
    Daniel Smith Writer
    Innes McQuillin Writer
    Keri Williams Writer
    Charlie Mizon Writer
    Adrian Gray Writer
    Carl Jones Writer
    Peter Brush Writer
    Andrew Stephenson Writer
    Ben Harris Writer
    Michael Healy Writer
    Richard Woolford Writer
    Dan Page (as Daniel Page) Writer
    Simon Buschenfeld Writer
    Tim Cox (as Timothy Cox) Writer
    Alexander Owen (as Alex Owen) Writer
    Ben Ashenden Writer
    Brian Teles Writer
    David Carrington Writer
    David Elliott Writer
    Graham Patrick Writer
    Josh Pugh Writer
    Liz Lewis Writer
    Marcus Stewart Writer
    Peter Smith Writer
    Steve Title Writer
    James Bugg Script Editor
    Production team
    Arnab Chanda Producer
    Charlie Perkins Producer

    Supporters and subscribers get more

    Additional content and tools are available across the site for Supporters and BCG Pro subscribers. On this page you can:

    • Broadcast details of a past repeats

    Donate (for fans) BCG Pro

    Already a donor or Pro user?