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 102, Episode 1

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

Broadcast details

Friday 17th April 2020
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 16th April 2020, 19:30 at BBC Radio Theatre (Cancelled - no audience)


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 18th April 2020 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 20th April 2020 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 21st April 2020 9:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Angela Barnes Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Mark Steel Guest
Kerry Godliman Guest
Helen Lewis Guest
Desiree Burch Guest
Neil Sleat Narrator
Writing team
Ed Amsden Writer
Tom Coles Writer
Catherine Brinkworth Writer
Charlie Dinkin Writer (Additional Material)
Zoƫ Tomalin Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Suzy Grant Producer

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