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.

Another series is in development.

Series 29, Episode 11

Barry Took and panellists Alan Coren, Tony Banks, Francis Wheen and Andy Hamilton take a sideways look at the week's news, with Catriona Young reading out the cuttings.

Broadcast details

Saturday 22nd May 1993
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Barry Took Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Francis Wheen Guest
Tony Banks Guest
Catriona Young Narrator
Writing team
Iain Pattinson Writer
Robert Fraser-Steele Writer
Production team
Louise Coates Producer