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.

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Series 102

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Friday 17th April 2020

Angela Barnes hosts a new series - without an audience. Joining her are Helen Lewis, Mark Steel, Kerry Godliman and Desiree Burch.

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2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Friday 24th April 2020

Angela Barnes is joined virtually by Hugo Rifkind, Tom Allen, Lucy Porter and Sophie Duker.

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3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Friday 1st May 2020

Joining Angela this week is Michael Deacon, Andy Zaltzman, Suzi Ruffell and Kiri Pritchard-McLean.

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4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Friday 8th May 2020

Helen Lewis, Andy Parsons, Kerry Godliman and Simon Evans join host Angela Barnes for the topical comedy panel game, featuring cryptic questions, acerbic satire and humorous cuttings sent in by listeners.

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5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Friday 15th May 2020

Helen Lewis, Andy Zaltzman, Sindhu Vee and Andrew Maxwell join host Angela Barnes for the topical comedy panel game, featuring cryptic questions, acerbic satire and humorous cuttings sent in by listeners.

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6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Friday 22nd May 2020

Helen Lewis, Darren Harriott, Daniel Finkelstein and Jess Fostekew join host Angela Barnes for the topical comedy panel game, featuring cryptic questions, acerbic satire and humorous cuttings sent in by listeners.

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7. Episode Seven

First broadcast: Friday 29th May 2020

Anand Menon, Lucy Porter, Neil Delamere and Zoe Lyons are among the guests joining host Angela Barnes for the topical comedy panel game, featuring cryptic questions, acerbic satire and humorous cuttings sent in by listeners.

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8. Episode Eight

First broadcast: Friday 5th June 2020

Angela Barnes leads a panel of regular comedians and journalists in rounding up the news stories of the week. Joining her in this final edition of the series are Jen Brister, Sophie Duker, Lucy Porter and Hugo Rifkind.

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