The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2024
  • 1066 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.

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Series 57, Episode 8

In the chair is Simon Hoggart, joined by panellists Alan Coren, Fred MacAulay, Andy Hamilton and Linda Smith, for a tongue-in-cheek examination of the week's news while Charlotte Green reads out a selection of cuttings.

Broadcast details

Friday 1st July 2005
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Linda Smith Guest
Fred MacAulay Guest
Charlotte Green Narrator
Writing team
Lucy Clarke Writer
Simon Littlefield Writer
Rhodri Crooks Writer
Paul Kerensa Writer
Dave Cohen Writer
Production team
Katie Tyrrell Producer

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