The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2022
  • 1019 episodes (108 series)

A long-running satirical Radio 4 panel show that takes a look at the week's more humorous news stories. Stars Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig, Simon Hoggart, Barry Took, Barry Norman and more.

  • Series 109 to debut in September 2022

Episode menu

Series 105, Episode 4

Andy Zaltzman and panellists including Paul Sinha, Angela Barnes, Ayesha Hazarika and Ian Smith square up to the week's headlines.

Broadcast details

Friday 7th May 2021
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 6th May 2021, 16:00 at Zoom (Virtual)


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 8th May 2021 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 10th May 2021 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 11th May 2021 9:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Andy Zaltzman Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Paul Sinha Guest
Angela Barnes Guest
Ayesha Hazarika Guest
Ian Smith Guest
Writing team
Andy Zaltzman Writer
Mike Shephard Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Fraser Writer (Additional Material)
Tasha Dhanraj Writer (Additional Material)
Ray Badran Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Gwyn Rhys Davies Producer
Marc Willcox Sound Designer

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