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.

Returns Friday 1st January at 6:30pm. Episode Guide

Series 103

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Friday 4th September 2020

Andy Zaltzman hosts the satirical quiz in front of a virtual audience, with guests Helen Lewis, Daliso Chaponda, Lucy Porter and Andrew Maxwell.

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2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Friday 11th September 2020

Andy Zaltzman hosts the satirical quiz in front of a virtual audience, with guests Hugo Rifkind, Athena Kugblenu, Angela Barnes and Alun Cochrane.

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3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Friday 18th September 2020

This week Andy Zaltzman is joined by Paul Sinha, Ayesha Hazarika, Geoff Norcott and Catherine Bohart.

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4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Friday 25th September 2020

Andy Zaltzman is joined this time by among others Francis Wheen, Neil Delamere, Lucy Porter and Fern Brady.

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5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Friday 2nd October 2020

Andy Zaltzman hosts the satirical quiz in front of a virtual audience, with guests Zoe Lyons, Jena Friedman, Mark Nelson and Simon Evans.

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6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Friday 9th October 2020

Andy Zaltzman hosts the satirical quiz in front of a virtual audience, with guests Mark Steel, Lloyd Langford, Helen Lewis and Felicity Ward.

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7. Episode Seven

First broadcast: Friday 16th October 2020

A satirical review of the week's news with Andy Zaltzman and guests Andrew Maxwell, Anuvab Pal, Olga Koch and Alice Fraser.

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8. Episode Eight

First broadcast: Friday 23rd October 2020

A satirical review of the week's news with Andy Zaltzman and guests Anand Menon, Chris McCausland, Lucy Porter and Sara Barron.

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