The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2024
  • 1059 episodes (113 series)

A long-running satirical Radio 4 panel show that takes a look at the week's more humorous news stories. Stars Andy Zaltzman, Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig and more.

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Series 100, Episode 2

Angela Barnes
Angela Barnes chairs the topical comedy panel game, featuring cryptic questions, acerbic satire and humorous newspaper cuttings sent in by listeners. Joining her to dissect the latest political machinations are Hugo Rifkind, Kerry Godliman, Simon Evans and Jessica Fostekew.

Broadcast details

Friday 6th September 2019
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Friday 6th September 2019, 19:15 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 7th September 2019 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 9th September 2019 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 10th September 2019 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Angela Barnes Host / Presenter
Hugo Rifkind Guest
Simon Evans Guest
Kerry Godliman Guest
Jessica Fostekew Guest
Alan Smith Narrator
Writing team
Benjamin Partridge Writer
Ed Amsden Writer
Tom Coles Writer
Laura Major Writer
Catherine Brinkworth Writer (Additional Material)
Amy Mason Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Morris Producer

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