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 75, Episode 1

Sandi Toksvig is joined by panellists Andy Hamilton, Dominic Lawson, Jeremy Hardy and Fred MacAulay for a satirical look at the week's news, with Rory Morrison reading cuttings sent in by listeners.

Broadcast details

Friday 9th September 2011
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Fred MacAulay Guest
Dominic Lawson Guest
Rory Morrison Narrator
Writing team
Rhodri Crooks Writer
Gareth Gwynn Writer
Jon Hunter Writer
Benjamin Partridge Writer (Additional Material)
Andy Wolton Writer (Additional Material)
Jane Lamacraft Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Victoria Lloyd Producer

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