The News Quiz. Image shows from L to R: Nish Kumar, Angela Barnes, Andy Zaltzman.

The News Quiz

BBC Radio 4 panel show satirising the week's news. Broadcast, 1977 - 2020. Stars Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig, Simon Hoggart, Barry Took and others.

Series 104 to begin in January 2021.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Miles Jupp Host / Presenter (Series 88-99)
Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter (Series 60-87)
Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter (Series 5-13 & 35-60)
Barry Took Host / Presenter (Series 13-35)
Barry Norman Host / Presenter (Series 1-8)
Nish Kumar Host / Presenter (Series 101)
Angela Barnes Host / Presenter (Series 102)
Andy Zaltzman Host / Presenter (Series 103)
Writing team
Andy Zaltzman Writer (Series 103)
Production team
Simon Nicholls Producer (Series 50-55 & 61)
Ed Morrish Producer (Series 60-66 & 68)
Katie Tyrrell Producer (Series 55-61 & 67 & 75 & 84-85)
Lucy Armitage Producer (Series 42-50)
Jon Rolph Producer (Series 38-42)
Aled Evans Producer (Series 31-38)
Jon Naismith Producer (Series 30)
Louise Coates Producer (Series 29-30)
Colin Swash Producer (Series 27-28)
Diane Messias Producer (Series 23 & 26 & 31)
Armando Iannucci Producer (Series 23)
Dan Patterson Producer (Series 20-22)
John Lloyd Producer (Series 1-2)
Danny Greenstone Producer (Series 3-7)
Alan Nixon Producer (Series 8-10)
Harry Thompson Producer (Series 11-19)
Victoria Lloyd Producer (Series 66-77 & 98-99)
Sam Bryant Producer (Series 69-72 & 74 & 77 & 80)
Lyndsay Fenner Producer (Series 75-85 & 87-88)
Sam Michell Producer (Series 3 & 81 & 85 & 96 & 101)
Richard Morris Producer (Series 86 & 89-90 & 92-93 & 95 & 97-98 & 100-101 & 103)
Paul Sheehan Producer (Series 90-91)
Joe Nunnery Producer (Series 93-94 & 96)
Suzy Grant Producer (Series 102)
John Lloyd Creator (Series 1-97)

For guest cast and crew see our episode guides