The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2024
  • 1059 episodes (113 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 44, Episode 7

Simon Hoggart is in the chair and Brian Perkins reads out cuttings as panellists Alan Coren, John O'Farrell, Linda Smith and Robert Newman take a satirical look at the week's news.

Broadcast details

Friday 3rd November 2000
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Linda Smith Guest
John O'Farrell Guest
Rob Newman (as Robert Newman) Guest
Brian Perkins Narrator
Writing team
Simon Littlefield Writer
Dave Cohen Writer
Tom Jamieson Writer
Nev Fountain Writer
Production team
Lucy Armitage Producer

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