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 55, Episode 5

Simon Hoggart questions panellists Alan Coren, Sandi Toksvig, Francis Wheen and Richard Ingrams about this week's news while Corrie Corfield reads out cuttings sent in by listeners.


This show also includes a credit that "the panellists' make-up was by Tonya Weasel".

Broadcast details

Friday 29th October 2004
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Richard Ingrams Guest
Francis Wheen Guest
Sandi Toksvig Guest
Corrie Corfield Narrator
Writing team
Lucy Clarke Writer
Simon Littlefield Writer
George Poles Writer
Production team
Simon Nicholls Producer

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