The News Quiz. Image shows from L to R: Nish Kumar, Angela Barnes, Andy Zaltzman.

The News Quiz

BBC Radio 4 panel show satirising the week's news. Broadcast, 1977 - 2020. Stars Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig, Simon Hoggart, Barry Took and others.

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Series 28, Episode 1

Barry Took is joined by panellists Alan Coren, Roy Hattersley, Richard Ingrams and Ian Hislop for a satirical look at the week's news, with Brian Perkins reading cuttings sent in by listeners.

Broadcast details

Date
Saturday 29th August 1992
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Barry Took Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Richard Ingrams Guest
Roy Hattersley Guest
Ian Hislop Guest
Brian Perkins Narrator
Writing team
Iain Pattinson Writer
Robert Fraser-Steele Writer
Production team
Colin Swash Producer