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.
The programme is repeated tomorrow at 12:30pm.

Series 51, Episode 1

Simon Hoggart is joined by panellists Alan Coren, Sandi Toksvig, Andy Hamilton and Linda Smith for a satirical look at the week's news, with Charlotte Green reading cuttings sent in by listeners.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 7th February 2003
Time
6:30pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Linda Smith Guest
Sandi Toksvig Guest
Charlotte Green Narrator
Writing team
Simon Littlefield Writer
George Poles Writer
Paul McKenzie Writer
Production team
Simon Nicholls Producer