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

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Series 77, Episode 9

Sandi Toksvig is joined by panellists Jeremy Hardy, Andy Hamilton, Rebecca Front and Susan Calman for a satirical look at the week's news, with Charlotte Green reading interesting cuttings sent in by listeners.

Broadcast details

Friday 1st June 2012
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 2nd June 2012 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 4th June 2012 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 5th June 2012 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 6th June 2012 2:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Susan Calman Guest
Rebecca Front Guest
Charlotte Green Narrator
Writing team
Simon Littlefield Writer
Gareth Gwynn Writer
Carl Carter Writer
Jack Bernhardt Writer (Additional Material)
Shem Pennant Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Sam Bryant Producer

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