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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 13, Episode 1

Nish Kumar returns to present the 13th series of the satirical sketch show anyone can write for. Sketches including a right-wing relaxation tape, Jeremy Corbyn introduces some of his more unsavoury friends, and the problems of sending whisky into space.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 10th September 2015
Time
10:30pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4 Extra
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Nish Kumar Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Lolly Adefope Ensemble Actor
    Jenny Bede Ensemble Actor
    Thomas Nelstrop Ensemble Actor
    Writing team
    Luke Catterson Writer
    Sean Lindsay Writer
    Owen Seddon Writer
    Emlyn Williams Writer
    James Bugg Writer
    Jenny Laville Writer
    Tom Neenan Script Editor
    Grainne Maguire Script Editor
    Simon Paul Miller Writer
    Dan McKee Writer
    Steve Rose Writer
    Josh Cluderay Writer
    Sean Fee Writer
    Chris Barnes Writer
    Elgan Alderman Writer
    David Rose Writer
    Patrick Widdess Writer
    Maria Peters Writer
    Joe Hodgson Writer
    Ahir Shah Writer
    Oli Jackson Writer
    Steve Goodwin Writer
    John Addy Writer
    Matt Dyson Writer
    Mark Goulton Writer
    Chris Hallam Writer
    Mark Haiste Writer
    Scott Limbrick Writer
    Ben Lund-Conlon Writer
    Emerald Paston Writer
    Matthew Simpson Writer
    Production team
    Matt Stronge Producer
    Suzy Grant Producer
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