The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2024
  • 1066 episodes (114 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 108 - Election Special

Andy Zaltzman hosts a vritual special covering the local elections, with guests from all around the UK, with Ian Smith representing England, Ayesha Hazarika for Scotland, Tudur Owen for Wales, and Diona Doherty representing Northern Ireland.

Broadcast details

Friday 6th May 2022
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 5th May 2022, 19:30 at Zoom (Virtual)


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 7th May 2022 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 9th May 2022 10:30pm Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 10th May 2022 9:00am Radio 4 Extra


Cast & crew

Andy Zaltzman Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Ayesha Hazarika Guest
Ian Smith Guest
Diona Doherty Guest
Tudur Owen Guest
Writing team
Andy Zaltzman Writer
Catherine Brinkworth Writer (Additional Material)
Cameron Loxdale Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Fraser Writer (Additional Material)
Alfie Packham Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Morris Producer

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