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 46, Episode 1

Simon Hoggart is joined by panellists Alan Coren, Jeremy Hardy, Linda Smith and Clive Anderson for a satirical look at the week's news, with Peter Donaldson reading cuttings sent in by listeners.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 4th May 2001
Time
6:30pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Linda Smith Guest
Clive Anderson Guest
Peter Donaldson Narrator
Writing team
George Poles Writer
Dave Cohen Writer
Debbie Barham Writer
Production team
Lucy Armitage Producer