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 9

Andy Zaltzman is joined by among others Angela Barnes, Ian Smith, Geoff Norcott and Desiree Burch to discuss Putin's invasion of Ukraine and the reaction at home and abroad. The team also look at the end of COVID restrictions in England, Johnson's questionnaire from the Met, and Trump's new social media venture.

Broadcast details

Friday 25th February 2022
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 24th February 2022, 19:30 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 26th February 2022 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 28th February 2022 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 1st March 2022 9:00am Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Andy Zaltzman Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Angela Barnes Guest
Desiree Burch Guest
Geoff Norcott Guest
Ian Smith Guest
Writing team
Andy Zaltzman Writer
Cameron Loxdale Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Fraser Writer (Additional Material)
Suchandrika Chakrabarti Writer (Additional Material)
Sean Stoakes Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Gwyn Rhys Davies Producer
Marc Willcox Sound Designer

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