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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.

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Series 42, Episode 2

Panellists Alan Coren, Fred MacAulay, Andy Hamilton and Peter Donaldson join chairman Simon Hoggart in a satirical look at the week's news, with cuttings read by Corrie Corfield.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 3rd September 1999
Time
6:30pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Cast
Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Fred MacAulay Guest
Peter Donaldson Guest
Corrie Corfield Narrator
Writing team
George Poles Writer
Dave Cohen Writer
Tom Jamieson Writer
Production team
Lucy Armitage Producer

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