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The News Quiz

BBC Radio 4 panel show satirising the week's news. Broadcast, 1977 - 2019. Stars Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig, Simon Hoggart, Barry Took and Barry Norman.

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Series 76 - Oh No it Isn't... The News Quiz

The 2011 News Quiz panto. Sandi Toksvig and Andy Hamilton embark on a quest to find out who stole the Greenwich Pips. Featuring many Radio 4 stars.

Further details

Sandi Toksvig and Andy Hamilton embark on a quest to recover the Greenwich Pips, which have been stolen by a masked stranger and scattered around the distant and mysterious Radio 4 Island. Will they manage to recover them in time for the Seven O'Clock News? Featuring News Quiz regulars and a host of famous Radio 4 names.

Broadcast details

Friday 30th December 2011
BBC Radio 4
45 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
    Guest cast
    Jeremy Hardy Guest
    Andy Hamilton Guest
    Fred MacAulay Guest
    Susan Calman Guest
    Barry Cryer The Pip Keeper
    Nicholas Parsons Self
    Kirsty Young Self
    Michael Buerk Self
    Libby Purves Self
    Peter White Self
    Eric Robson Self
    Peter Gibbs Self
    Tom Sutcliffe Self
    Graham Seed Self
    Roger Bolton Self
    Matthew Wilson Self
    John Finnemore Ensemble Actor
    Gerard McDermott Ensemble Actor
    Adjoa Andoh Ensemble Actor
    Corrie Corfield Narrator
    Writing team
    John Finnemore Writer
    Kevin Baker Writer
    Production team
    Victoria Lloyd Producer
    Lyndsay Fenner Producer
    Susannah Pearse Composer
    Martin White Composer


    The News Quiz - Trailer

    A trailer for the 2011 News Quiz panto...

    Featuring: Sandi Toksvig, Andy Hamilton, Gerard McDermott.


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