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.

Series 57, Episode 3

Simon Hoggart and panellists Andy Hamilton, Linda Smith, Mark Steel and Fee Glover take a sideways look at the week's news, with Charlotte Green reading out the cuttings.

Broadcast details

Friday 27th May 2005
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Andy Hamilton Guest
Linda Smith Guest
Mark Steel Guest
Fi Glover Guest
Charlotte Green Narrator
Writing team
Lucy Clarke Writer
Simon Littlefield Writer
George Poles Writer
Production team
Katie Tyrrell Producer