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 8

Andy Zaltzman is joined by Matt Winning, Geoff Norcott, Elis James and Ayesha Hazarika to discuss the upcoming COP26 summit, Southend's city status and whether we need a plan C.

Broadcast details

Friday 22nd October 2021
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 21st October 2021, 20:00 at Zoom (Virtual)


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 23rd October 2021 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 25th October 2021 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 26th October 2021 9:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Andy Zaltzman Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Elis James Guest
Ayesha Hazarika Guest
Geoff Norcott Guest
Matt Winning Guest
Writing team
Andy Zaltzman Writer
Mike Shephard Writer (Additional Material)
Hannah Platt Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Fraser Writer (Additional Material)
Rajiv Karia Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Gwyn Rhys Davies Producer
Marc Willcox Sound Designer

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