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.

Series 104 to begin in January 2021.
The programme is repeated on Radio 4 Extra today at 9am.

Series 103, Episode 8

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

Broadcast details

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Friday 23rd October 2020
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


  1. Tuesday 27th October 2020 at 9:00am on Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Andy Zaltzman Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Lucy Porter Guest
Sara Barron Guest
Anand Menon Guest
Chris McCausland Guest
Writing team
Andy Zaltzman Writer
Max Davis Writer
Mike Shephard Writer
Alice Fraser Writer
Production team
Richard Morris Producer

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