The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2024
  • 1059 episodes (113 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 69, Episode 1

Sandi Toksvig chairs the topical comedy quiz. The panellists are Andy Hamilton, Mark Steel, Jeremy Hardy and Francis Wheen.

Broadcast details

Friday 25th September 2009
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 26th September 2009 12:30pm Radio 4
Sunday 4th October 2009 10:00pm Radio 7

Cast & crew

Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Francis Wheen Guest
Mark Steel Guest
Peter Donaldson Narrator
Writing team
Lucy Clarke Writer
James Sherwood Writer
Rhodri Crooks Writer
John-Luke Roberts Writer (Additional Material)
Gareth Gwynn Writer (Additional Material)
Dominic Philpot Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Victoria Lloyd Producer

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