Newsjack. Copyright: BBC.


BBC Radio 4 Extra and BBC Radio 7 sketch show written by the public. 121 episodes (pilot + 20 series), 2009 - 2019. Stars Kiri Pritchard-McLean, Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Romesh Ranganathan and others.

Another series is in development.

Series 8, Episode 6

Newsjack presents coverage of the all important "Budget Sketch", 10% of the jokes have been removed removed by the Cypriot government, and we read the humble diary of Pope Francis I.

Broadcast details

Thursday 21st March 2013
BBC Radio 4 Extra
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Justin Edwards Host / Presenter
    Lewis Macleod Ensemble Actor
    Margaret Cabourn-Smith Ensemble Actor
    Nadia Kamil Ensemble Actor
    Writing team
    Alex Buchanan Writer
    Andy Flood Writer
    Tom Neenan Writer
    Kevin Core (as Kev Core) Writer
    Benjamin Partridge (as Ben Partridge) Writer
    Jon Hunter Writer
    Stephen Holford Writer
    Graham Kilvington Writer
    Robert AJ Newton Writer
    Chris Allen Writer
    Jamie Gladden Writer
    Mark Cowling Writer
    Owen Seddon Writer
    Emlyn Williams Writer
    Caspian James Writer
    Gabby Hutchinson Crouch Writer
    Kevin Baker Writer
    James Bugg Writer
    Garry Abbot Writer
    Grainne Maguire Writer
    Benjamin Partridge Script Editor
    Tom Neenan Script Editor
    Alfred Williams Writer
    Jim Coulson Writer
    David Traynier Writer
    Paul Gilmour Writer
    Matthew Fishwick (as Matt Fishwick) Writer
    Brian Widdas Writer
    Alan Stafford Writer
    Simon Wiltshire Writer
    Danny Antrobus Writer
    Nick R. Thomas Writer
    Mark Rawle Writer
    Mick Hodgkin Writer
    Neil Quigley Writer
    Peter Merrett Writer
    Production team
    Ed Morrish Producer
    Lyndsay Fenner Producer

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