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.

Another series is in development.

Series 47, Episode 10

Panellists Alan Coren, Andy Hamilton, Jeremy Hardy and Linda Smith join chairman Simon Hoggart in a satirical look at the week's news, with cuttings read by Peter Donaldson

Broadcast details

Friday 30th November 2001
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Linda Smith Guest
Peter Donaldson Narrator
Writing team
Simon Littlefield Writer
George Poles Writer
Paul McKenzie Writer
Dave Cohen Writer
Production team
Lucy Armitage Producer