Newsjack. Copyright: BBC.


BBC Radio 4 Extra and BBC Radio 7 sketch show written by the public. 143 episodes (pilot + 24 series), 2009 - 2021. Stars Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Romesh Ranganathan and others.

Another series is in development.

Series 2, Episode 1

The quick-fire team, lead by Miles Jupp, don't waste any time in making light of the first events of 2010. Snow is the big story of the week, but Newsjack does its best to talk about other things.

Broadcast details

Thursday 7th January 2010
BBC Radio 7
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Jess Robinson Ensemble Actor
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
Andi Osho Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Gareth Gwynn Writer
John-Luke Roberts Writer
James Kettle Writer
Tom Neenan Writer
Eddie Robson Writer
Annie Burchell Writer
Benjamin Partridge (as Ben Partridge) Writer
Dan Tetsell Script Editor
John Kelly Writer
Mark Prebble Writer
Paul Marx Writer
Joseph Reaney Writer
James Brook Writer
Jenni Armstrong Writer
Rory Stamp Writer
Benedict Reid Writer
Daran Johnson Writer
Eliot Attridge Writer
Jeff Hudson Writer
Joseph Newall Writer
Mike Denman Writer
Mike How Writer
Parvin Kumar Ramchurn Writer
Scott Kingsnorth Writer
Stephen Dick Writer
Sue Nelson Writer
James Sherwood Writer
Production team
Tilusha Ghelani Producer
Sam Michell Producer

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