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 107 - Best Of 2021

Andy Zaltzman raids the 2021 archive to remember amongst other things, a man in a horned helmet running around the Capitol Building, the leader of the opposition not being allowed into a pub and Britain's favourite alpaca.

Broadcast details

Friday 31st December 2021
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 1st January 2022 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 3rd January 2022 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 4th January 2022 9:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Andy Zaltzman Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Hugo Rifkind Guest
Mark Steel Guest
Simon Evans Guest
Paul Sinha Guest
Andrew Maxwell Guest
Matt Forde Guest
Elis James Guest
Lucy Porter Guest
Zoe Lyons Guest
Angela Barnes Guest
Helen Lewis Guest
Fern Brady Guest
Daliso Chaponda Guest
Alun Cochrane Guest
Geoff Norcott Guest
Athena Kugblenu Guest
Alice Fraser Guest
Chris McCausland Guest
Hari Kondabolu Guest
Ria Lina Guest
Ian Smith Guest
Writing team
Andy Zaltzman Writer
Production team
Richard Morris Producer

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