The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2024
  • 1066 episodes (114 series)

A long-running satirical Radio 4 panel show that takes a look at the week's more humorous news stories. Stars Andy Zaltzman, Angela Barnes, Nish Kumar, Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig and more.

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Series 77, Episode 6

Sandi Toksvig is in the chair and Carolyn Brown reads out cuttings as panellists Jeremy Hardy, Mark Steel, Fred MacAulay and Bridget Christie take a satirical look at the week's news.

Broadcast details

Friday 11th May 2012
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 12th May 2012 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 14th May 2012 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 15th May 2012 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 16th May 2012 2:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Mark Steel Guest
Fred MacAulay Guest
Bridget Christie Guest
Carolyn Brown Narrator
Writing team
Simon Littlefield Writer
Rhodri Crooks Writer
James Kettle Writer
Tom Neenan Writer (Additional Material)
Nadia Kamil Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Sam Bryant Producer

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