The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2024
  • 1069 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 110, Episode 3

Andy Zaltzman is joined by Geoff Norcott, Ian Smith, Shaparak Khorsandi and Helen Lewis. This week they discuss Keir Starmer's plans for the NHS, teachers' strikes and the political row over Scotland's gender recognition reform bill.

Broadcast details

Friday 20th January 2023
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 19th January 2023, 19:30 at RADA Studios


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 21st January 2023 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 23rd January 2023 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra


Cast & crew

Andy Zaltzman Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Helen Lewis Guest
Geoff Norcott Guest
Ian Smith Guest
Shaparak Khorsandi Guest
Writing team
Andy Zaltzman Writer
Mike Shephard Writer (Additional Material)
Katie Storey Writer (Additional Material)
Cameron Loxdale Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Fraser Writer (Additional Material)
Vicky Richards Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Georgia Keating Producer
James Robinson Executive Producer
Marc Willcox Sound Designer

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