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The News Quiz

BBC Radio 4 panel show satirising the week's news. Broadcast, 1977 - 2020. Stars Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig, Simon Hoggart, Barry Took and others.

Series 104 to begin in January 2021.

Series 77, Episode 1

Panellists Jeremy Hardy, Andy Hamilton, Rick Wakeman and Miles Jupp join chairman Sandi Toksvig in a satirical look at the week's news, with cuttings read by Corrie Corfield

Broadcast details

Friday 6th April 2012
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Miles Jupp Guest
Rick Wakeman Guest
Corrie Corfield Narrator
Writing team
Rhodri Crooks Writer
John-Luke Roberts Writer
Jon Hunter Writer
Benjamin Partridge Writer (Additional Material)
GrĂ¡inne Maguire Writer (Additional Material)

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