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 34, Episode 6

Panellists Alan Coren, Germaine Greer, Andy Hamilton and Tony Banks help chairman Barry Took take a light-hearted look at the week's news, with cuttings read by Charlotte Green

Broadcast details

Date
Saturday 23rd September 1995
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Barry Took Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Tony Banks Guest
Germaine Greer Guest
Charlotte Green Narrator
Writing team
Iain Pattinson Writer
Robert Fraser-Steele Writer
Production team
Aled Evans Producer