The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2022
  • 1019 episodes (108 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.

  • Series 109 to debut in September 2022

Episode menu

Series 72, Episode 2

Sandi Toksvig chairs the topical news quiz. With Jeremy Hardy, Francis Wheen, Sue Perkins and Andy Hamilton.

Broadcast details

Friday 1st October 2010
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 2nd October 2010 12:30pm Radio 4
Sunday 10th October 2010 4:30pm Radio 7

Cast & crew

Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Francis Wheen Guest
Sue Perkins Guest
Harriet Cass Narrator
Writing team
Rhodri Crooks Writer
Gareth Gwynn Writer
James Kettle Writer
Jon Hunter Writer (Additional Material)
Jack Bernhardt Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Victoria Lloyd Producer

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