The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2024
  • 1059 episodes (113 series)

A long-running satirical Radio 4 panel show that takes a look at the week's more humorous news stories. Stars Andy Zaltzman, Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig and more.

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Series 106, Episode 1

Andy Zaltzman is joined by Ian Smith, Rachel Fairburn, Helen Lewis and Hugo Rifkind to discuss the week's news.

Broadcast details

Friday 3rd September 2021
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 2nd September 2021, 20:00 at Zoom (Virtual)


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 4th September 2021 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 6th September 2021 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 7th September 2021 9:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Andy Zaltzman Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Hugo Rifkind Guest
Helen Lewis Guest
Ian Smith Guest
Rachel Fairburn Guest
Writing team
Andy Zaltzman Writer
Madeleine Brettingham Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Fraser Writer (Additional Material)
Tasha Dhanraj Writer (Additional Material)
Chirag Upadhyay Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Sam Michell Producer

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