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 - 2021. Stars Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig, Simon Hoggart, Barry Took and others.

Returns 1st January at 6:30pm. Episode Guide

Series 61, Episode 1

Sandi Toksvig is joined by panellists Mark Steel, Armando Iannucci, Fred MacAulay and Jo Brand for a satirical look at the week's news, with Harriet Cass reading cuttings sent in by listeners.

Broadcast details

Friday 5th January 2007
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Mark Steel Guest
Fred MacAulay Guest
Jo Brand Guest
Armando Iannucci Guest
Harriet Cass Narrator
Writing team
John Finnemore Writer
Simon Littlefield Writer
Rhodri Crooks Writer
Production team
Katie Tyrrell Producer