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, Episode 6

Andy Zaltzman is joined by Ola Labib, Zoe Lyons, Elis James and Ed Balls. The panel look at Partygate and Johnson's precarious position in No.10, find out what the Levelling Up whitepaper can teach us about the birth of civilisation, and discover how little we know about trees.

Broadcast details

Friday 4th February 2022
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 3rd February 2022, 19:00 at Zoom (Virtual)


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 5th February 2022 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 7th February 2022 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 8th February 2022 9:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Andy Zaltzman Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Elis James Guest
Zoe Lyons Guest
Ola Labib Guest
Ed Balls Guest
Writing team
Andy Zaltzman Writer
Benjamin Partridge 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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