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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.

Another series is in development.

Series 84

1. Episode One

First broadcast: Friday 6th June 2014

Sandi Toksvig and Jeremy Hardy are joined by guest panellists Hugo Rifkind, Sara Pascoe and Elis James. Neil Sleat reads the news.

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2. Episode Two

First broadcast: Friday 13th June 2014

Sandi Toksvig and Jeremy Hardy are joined by Lucy Porter, Samira Ahmed and Bob Mills.

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3. Episode Three

First broadcast: Friday 20th June 2014

Sandi Toksvig tries to make sense out of the news and Jeremy Hardy, Holly Walsh, Romesh Ranganathan and Susan Calman. Corrie Corfield brings a touch of class to the cuttings.

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4. Episode Four

First broadcast: Friday 27th June 2014

Listen in (with full permission) on Sandi Toksvig and the teams saying funny things about the week's news. The panellists are Jeremy Hardy, Bob Mills, Sara Pascoe and Justin Moorhouse.

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5. Episode Five

First broadcast: Friday 4th July 2014

With regular panellist Jeremy Hardy and guest panellists Fred MacAulay, Samira Ahmed and Andy Hamilton.

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6. Episode Six

First broadcast: Friday 11th July 2014

A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig, with regular panellist Jeremy Hardy and guest panellists Andy Hamilton, Hugo Rifkind and Lucy Porter.

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7. Episode Seven

First broadcast: Friday 18th July 2014

Satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig, with regular panellist Jeremy Hardy and guest panellists David Mitchell, Andy Hamilton and Rebecca Front.

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8. Episode Eight

First broadcast: Friday 25th July 2014

Satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig, with regular panellist Jeremy Hardy and guest panellists Susan Calman, Bob Mills and Katherine Ryan.

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