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.

Episode menu

Series 85, Episode 1

Satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig. With panellists Sarah Millican, Sara Pascoe, Jeremy Hardy and Hugo Rifkind.

Broadcast details

Friday 24th October 2014
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 27th October 2014 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 28th October 2014 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Hugo Rifkind Guest
Sarah Millican Guest
Sara Pascoe Guest
Neil Sleat Narrator
Writing team
Gareth Gwynn Writer
Jon Hunter Writer
Benjamin Partridge Writer
Kevin Core Writer (Additional Material)
Gabby Hutchinson Crouch Writer (Additional Material)
Max Davis Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Sam Michell Producer

Share this page