British Comedy Guide

Please consider donating to help British Comedy Guide produce quality comedy coverage. Thank you. Find out more
The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2024
  • 1084 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.


Episode menu

Series 113 - Review of the Year 2023

A look back on some of the best bits of News Quizzing from 2023. In this compilation episode Andy Zaltzman casts his satirical eye over the highs and lows of the year, in which the UK managed to hold of a Prime Minister for more than a year (well done us), The Economy moved about as erratically as a paper plane in a snow storm, and there were some events in the Middle East that made doing a light-hearted topical news show a bit of a challenge at times...

Broadcast details

Friday 5th January 2024
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Cast & crew

Andy Zaltzman Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Andy Hamilton Guest
Hugo Rifkind Guest
Simon Evans Guest
Holly Walsh Guest
Lucy Porter Guest
Nish Kumar Guest
Frankie Boyle Guest
Angela Barnes Guest
Daliso Chaponda Guest
Felicity Ward Guest
Rachel Parris Guest
Alice Fraser Guest
Chris McCausland Guest
Susie McCabe Guest
Ria Lina Guest
Ian Smith Guest
Alex Massie Guest
Maisie Adam Guest
Alasdair Beckett-King Guest
Katie Andrews Guest
Anushka Asthana Guest
Freddy Gray Guest
Writing team
Andy Zaltzman Writer
Production team
Sam Holmes Producer
James Robinson Executive Producer

Share this page