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 44, Episode 8

In the chair is Simon Hoggart, joined by panellists Alan Coren, Jeremy Hardy, Andy Hamilton and Linda Smith, for a tongue-in-cheek examination of the week's news while Charlotte Green reads out a selection of cuttings.

Broadcast details

Friday 10th November 2000
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Linda Smith Guest
Charlotte Green Narrator
Writing team
George Poles Writer
Dave Cohen Writer
Tom Jamieson Writer
Nev Fountain Writer
Production team
Lucy Armitage Producer

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