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 111, Episode 5

Andy Zaltzman takes on the week's news with help from Lucy Porter, Simon Evans, Kate Andrews, and Robin Morgan in an episode recorded at the Hay Festival.

Broadcast details

Friday 26th May 2023
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 25th May 2023, 19:00 at Hay Festival


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 27th May 2023 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 29th May 2023 11:00pm Radio 4 Extra


Cast & crew

Andy Zaltzman Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Simon Evans Guest
Lucy Porter Guest
Robin Morgan Guest
Katie Andrews Guest
Writing team
Andy Zaltzman Writer
Alice Fraser Writer (Additional Material)
Kate Dehnert Writer (Additional Material)
Alex Garrick-Wright (as Alex Wright) Writer (Additional Material)
Chris Douch Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Sam Holmes Producer
James Robinson Executive Producer
Marc Willcox Sound Designer

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