The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2024
  • 1059 episodes (113 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.

  • Due to return for Series 114

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Series 81, Episode 5

The News Quiz continues its 81st series. This week's panellists are Jeremy Hardy, Jason Cook, Julia Hartley-Brewer and Fred MacAulay.


Recorded on Thursday 25th July 2013 at RADA Studios.

Broadcast details

Friday 26th July 2013
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 27th July 2013 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 29th July 2013 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 30th July 2013 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Wednesday 31st July 2013 2:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Fred MacAulay Guest
Julia Hartley-Brewer Guest
Jason Cook Guest
Kathy Clugston Narrator
Writing team
Simon Littlefield Writer
Rhodri Crooks Writer
Andy Wolton Writer
GrĂ¡inne Maguire Writer (Additional Material)
James Bugg Writer (Additional Material)
Ahir Shah Writer (Additional Material)

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