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.

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Series 59, Episode 1

Simon Hoggart is joined by panellists Alan Coren, Andy Hamilton, Francis Wheen and Alexei Sayle for a satirical look at the week's news, with Harriet Cass reading cuttings sent in by listeners.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 10th February 2006
Time
6:30pm
Channel
BBC Radio 4
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Simon Hoggart Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Alan Coren Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Francis Wheen Guest
Alexei Sayle Guest
Harriet Cass Narrator
Writing team
Simon Littlefield Writer
Rhodri Crooks Writer
George Poles Writer
Production team
Katie Tyrrell Producer