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.

Next new episode is on Friday at 6:30pm. Series 102, Episode 7
Catch-up on BBC Sounds   The programme is repeated on Radio 4 Extra today at 11pm.

Series 101

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Friday 10th January 2020

The first episode of the Series 101 begins with new host Nish Kumar, and guests Alun Cochrane, Mark Steel, Helen Lewis and Lucy Porter.

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2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Friday 17th January 2020

Nish Kumar is joined by Hugo Rifkind, Rosie Jones, Ahir Shah and Rachel Parris.

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3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Friday 24th January 2020

Nish Kumar is joined by comedians Kerry Godliman and Angela Barnes, Justin Moorhouse and Isabel Hardman of The Spectator to talk about all things Davos, Bezos, Sussex and Starmer.

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4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Friday 31st January 2020

Joining Nish Kumar this week are Andy Zaltzman, Geoff Norcott, Suzi Ruffell and Anand Menon.

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5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Friday 7th February 2020

Nish Kumar is joined by guests including Andrew Maxwell, Zoe Lyons, Michael Deacon and Sophie Duker.

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6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Friday 14th February 2020

This week Nish Kumar is joined by Andy Zaltzman, Kerry Godliman, Fren Brady and Elis James.

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7. Episode Seven

First broadcast: Friday 21st February 2020

Nish Kumar is joined this week by Neil Delamere, Sindhu Vee, Danny Finkelstein and Desiree Burch.

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8. Episode Eight

First broadcast: Friday 28th February 2020

Nish Kumar is joined this week by Andy Zaltzman, Paul Sinha, Angela Barnes and Catherine Bohart.

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