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 15, Episode 3

Newsjack. Image shows from L to R: Cariad Lloyd, Gemma Arrowsmith, Nish Kumar, Daniel Barker. Copyright: BBC
In this edition we have a message from the new UKIP leader, listen in on David Cameron at the Job Centre and take a relaxing flight.

Broadcast details

Thursday 22nd September 2016
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes
  • Wednesday 21st September 2016, 19:45 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 25th September 2016 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Nish Kumar Host / Presenter
Cariad Lloyd Ensemble Actor
Guest cast
Gemma Arrowsmith Ensemble Actor
Daniel Barker Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Dan Kiss Writer
Martin Hastie Writer
Caspian James Writer
Max Davis Writer
Liam Beirne Writer
Joe Hampson Writer
Jenny Laville Writer
Robin Morgan Writer
GrĂ¡inne Maguire Script Editor
Tim Goldstone Writer
Josh Cluderay Writer
Richard Cook Writer
Ian Berryman Writer
Ben Clover Writer
Juliet Brando Writer
Mark Daniels Writer
Stephen Barrow Writer
Nathan King Writer
Rob Oldman Writer
Dustin Robert Peterves Writer
Saskia Preston Writer
Matthew Sellman Writer
Rich Spalding Writer
Robert Wakefield Writer
James Bugg Script Editor
Production team
Adnan Ahmed Producer
Matt Stronge Producer

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