The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2022
  • 1026 episodes (109 series)

A long-running satirical Radio 4 panel show that takes a look at the week's more humorous news stories. Stars Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig, Simon Hoggart, Barry Took, Barry Norman and more.

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Series 101, Episode 1

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

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 10th January 2020
Time
6:30pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes
Recorded
  • Thursday 9th January 2020, 19:30 at BBC Radio Theatre

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 6th January 2020 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 7th January 2020 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Monday 13th January 2020 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 14th January 2020 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Cast
Nish Kumar Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Mark Steel Guest
Lucy Porter Guest
Helen Lewis Guest
Alun Cochrane Guest
Neil Sleat Narrator
Writing team
Tom Neenan Writer
Robin Morgan Writer
Jenny Laville Writer
Simon Alcock Writer (Additional Material)
Charlie Dinkin Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Sam Michell Producer

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