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Newsjack

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.

Series 2, Episode 3

This week Miles and the team take all the week has to throw at them, wipe themselves down, and then satirise it. In their sights this week: Geoff Hoon, Tory marriage policies, Obama's first year in office, Avatar, elite teachers and Gordon Brown attempt to woo the Middle Classes. Plus there's more from constantly outraged coumnist Angela Wrangled, Newsbullet, vox pops, corrections and sundry topical news jokes.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 21st January 2010
Time
11pm
Channel
BBC Radio 7
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
Jess Robinson Ensemble Actor
Andi Osho Ensemble Actor
Writing team
Matthew Morton Writer
Luke Catterson Writer
Andy Flood Writer
Tom Neenan Writer
Rebecca Hobbs Writer
Will Howells Writer
Richard Ward Writer
Gareth Gwynn Writer
John-Luke Roberts Writer
Dan Sweryt Writer
Dan Tetsell Script Editor
Carrie Quinlan Writer
Chris Cox Writer
Paul Marx Writer
Griff Phillips Writer
Robin Bailes Writer
Paul Bush Writer
Martin Dempsey Writer
Daran Johnson Writer
Arthur Burke Writer
Ben Davids Writer
Carl Maxim Writer
Elaine Kathryn Mason Writer
Esther Croom Writer
Jack Shenton Writer
Joel John Derbyshire Writer
Martin Cordiner Writer
Paul Hennell Writer
Paul Webb Writer
Tom Scanlon Writer
Jon O'Shea Writer
Production team
Tilusha Ghelani Producer
Sam Michell Producer
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