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 70, Episode 1

Campaigning, Coups and the Cold: Sandi Toksvig leads the teams in the week that a Labour revolution got left in the cold, Iceland gave the UK the cold shoulder and marriage gave Cameron cold feet. Jeremy Hardy, Fred Macaulay, Will Smith and Danielle Ward make up the illustrious panel.

Broadcast details

Friday 8th January 2010
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Fred MacAulay Guest
Danielle Ward Guest
Will Smith Guest
Harriet Cass Narrator
Writing team
Simon Littlefield Writer
Rhodri Crooks Writer
John-Luke Roberts Writer
Gareth Gwynn Writer (Additional Material)
Ivo Graham Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Sam Bryant Producer

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