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 103, Episode 3

Broadcast details

This episode is currently available on BBC Sounds

Friday 18th September 2020
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


  1. Monday 21st September 2020 at 11:00pm on Radio 4 Extra
  2. Tuesday 22nd September 2020 at 9:00am on Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Andy Zaltzman Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Paul Sinha Guest
Ayesha Hazarika Guest
Geoff Norcott Guest
Catherine Bohart Guest
Writing team
Andy Zaltzman Writer
Mike Shephard Writer (Additional Material)
Simon Alcock Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Fraser Writer (Additional Material)
Ambika Mod Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Morris Producer

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