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 - 2021. Stars Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig, Simon Hoggart, Barry Took and others.

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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

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Angela Barnes Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Mark Steel Guest
Kerry Godliman Guest
Helen Lewis-Hasteley (as 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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