The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2024
  • 1059 episodes (113 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 53, Episode 1

Simon Hoggart is joined by panellists Alan Coren, Corrie Corfield , Jeremy Hardy and Armando Iannucci for a satirical look at the week's news, with Rory Morrison reading cuttings sent in by listeners.


Corrie Corfield, usually a news reader, sat in for an unavoidably detained Sandi Toksvig

Broadcast details

Friday 14th November 2003
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Armando Iannucci Guest
Corrie Corfield Guest
Rory Morrison Narrator
Writing team
Lucy Clarke Writer
Simon Littlefield Writer
George Poles Writer
Production team
Simon Nicholls Producer

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