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.

Episode menu

Series 14, Episode 6

Nish Kumar, George Fouracres, Cariad Lloyd and Dominique Moore, cover this year's Budget, how Labour is getting its common sense policies from John McDonnell's nan, and how Japan is advertising for ninjas.

Broadcast details

Thursday 17th March 2016
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 20th March 2016 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Nish Kumar Host / Presenter
Cariad Lloyd Ensemble Actor
George Fouracres Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Dominique Moore Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Danny Antrobus Writer
Luke Catterson Writer
Stephen Holford Writer
Sean Lindsay Writer
Max Davis Writer
Alice Gregg Writer
Garry Abbot Writer
Sarah Campbell Writer
Liam Beirne Writer
Chris Collyer Writer
Joe Hampson Writer
Jared Ashe Writer
Claire Wetton Writer
Robin Morgan Writer
Ed Amsden Script Editor
Tom Coles Script Editor
Paul Nicholson Writer
Geraint Ellis Writer
Dan Page (as Daniel Page) Writer
Cedric Vouetz Writer
Jason Jillings Writer
Erich McElroy Writer
Alan Compton Writer
Shane Jarvis Writer
Gill Gilmore Writer
John Taylor Writer
Juliet Brando Writer
Ian Higginbottom Writer
Lucius Jillings Writer
Malcolm Jillings Writer
Twan Rouette Writer
Shaun Lowthian Writer
Production team
Matt Stronge Producer
Paul Sheehan Producer

Share this page

Promoted video