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 58, Episode 4

Simon Hoggart is in the chair as panellists Alan Coren, Sandi Toksvig, Francis Wheen and Jeremy Hardy examine the funnier aspects of the week's news. Rory Morrison reads out cuttings sent in by listeners.

Broadcast details

Friday 18th November 2005
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Francis Wheen Guest
Sandi Toksvig Guest
Rory Morrison Narrator
Writing team
Simon Littlefield Writer
Rhodri Crooks Writer
Paul Kerensa Writer
George Poles Writer
Paul McKenzie Writer
Production team
Katie Tyrrell Producer

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