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 54, Episode 1

Simon Hoggart is joined by panellists Linda Smith, Sandi Toksvig, Andy Hamilton and Jeremy Hardy for a satirical look at the week's news, with Brian Perkins reading cuttings sent in by listeners.

Broadcast details

Friday 16th April 2004
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Linda Smith Guest
Sandi Toksvig Guest
Brian Perkins Narrator
Writing team
Lucy Clarke Writer
Simon Littlefield Writer
George Poles Writer
Production team
Simon Nicholls Producer