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 41, Episode 1

Simon Hoggart is joined by panellists Alan Coren, Robin Lustig, Andy Hamilton and Steve Punt for a satirical look at the week's news, with Charlotte Green reading cuttings sent in by listeners.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 19th March 1999
Time
6:30pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Steve Punt Guest
Robin Lustig Guest
Charlotte Green Narrator
Writing team
George Poles Writer
Dave Cohen Writer
Tom Jamieson Writer
Production team
Jon Rolph Producer