The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2022
  • 1026 episodes (109 series)

A long-running satirical Radio 4 panel show that takes a look at the week's more humorous news stories. Stars Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig, Simon Hoggart, Barry Took, Barry Norman and more.

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Series 48, Episode 7

Simon Hoggart is in the chair and Brian Perkins reads out cuttings as panellists Alan Coren, Sandi Toksvig, Linda Smith and Kirsty Wark take a satirical look at the week's news.

Broadcast details

Friday 5th April 2002
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Linda Smith Guest
Sandi Toksvig Guest
Kirsty Wark Guest
Brian Perkins Narrator
Writing team
Simon Littlefield Writer
George Poles Writer
Paul McKenzie Writer
Dave Cohen Writer
Production team
Lucy Armitage Producer

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