The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2022
  • 1017 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 80, Episode 1

The News Quiz returns for its 80th series. Jeremy Hardy, Andrew Maxwell, Daniel Finkelstein and Roisin Conaty are the guests.

Broadcast details

Friday 12th April 2013
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 13th April 2013 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 15th April 2013 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 16th April 2013 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 17th April 2013 2:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Roisin Conaty Guest
Daniel Finkelstein Guest
Andrew Maxwell Guest
Carolyn Brown Narrator
Writing team
Rhodri Crooks Writer
John-Luke Roberts Writer
James Kettle Writer
GrĂ¡inne Maguire Writer (Additional Material)
Nadia Kamil Writer (Additional Material)
James Bugg Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Sam Bryant Producer

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