Newsjack. Copyright: BBC.


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 8, Episode 1

God is angry with retiring Pope Benedict XVI for not showing his greatest creation, Barclays try to become more caring by making people redundant, and Newsjack presents a safety announcement about urban foxes featuring Boris Johnson.

Broadcast details

Thursday 14th February 2013
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Justin Edwards Host / Presenter
    Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
    Pippa Evans Ensemble Actor
    Nadia Kamil Ensemble Actor
    Writing team
    Alex Buchanan Writer
    Tom Neenan Writer
    Stephen Mawhinney Writer
    Annie Burchell Writer
    Stephen Holford Writer
    Graham Kilvington Writer
    Sean Lindsay Writer
    Eleanor Green Writer
    David Salisbury Writer
    Caspian James Writer
    Gabby Hutchinson Crouch Writer
    Kevin Baker Writer
    James Bugg Writer
    Neil Turner Writer
    Jack Bernhardt Script Editor
    Benjamin Partridge Script Editor
    Marc Jones Writer
    Gregor Paton Writer
    Joseph Kenny Writer
    Philip Simon Writer
    Daniel Smith Writer
    Alexander Burrows Writer
    Paul Gilmour Writer
    Laura Watson Writer
    Jack Bernhardt Writer
    Sarah Morgan Writer
    Sean Bennett Writer
    Crispin Fisher Writer
    Steve Nelson Writer
    Ben Moore Writer
    Alison Pritchard Writer
    Ben Hillyar Writer
    Craig Harris Writer
    Gary Gilliand Writer
    Graeme McCarthy Writer
    Jackie Fitzmaurice Writer
    Matt Hewson Writer
    Matt Wasley Writer
    Mike Wainwright Writer
    Dave Charter Writer
    Zane Sheldrake Writer
    Production team
    Ed Morrish Producer
    Lyndsay Fenner Producer

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