British Comedy Guide
The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2024
  • 1084 episodes (114 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.

F
X
R
W
E

Episode menu

Series 56, Episode 9

Simon Hoggart is joined by panellists Alan Coren, Linda Smith, Armando Iannucci and Chris Addison for a satirical look at the week's news, with Brian Perkins reading cuttings sent in by listeners.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 4th March 2005
Time
6:30pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Cast
Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Linda Smith Guest
Chris Addison Guest
Armando Iannucci Guest
Brian Perkins Narrator
Writing team
Lucy Clarke Writer
Simon Littlefield Writer
Rhodri Crooks Writer
George Poles Writer
Paul Kerensa Writer
Production team
Katie Tyrrell Producer

Share this page