The News Quiz. Image shows from L to R: Nish Kumar, Angela Barnes, Andy Zaltzman.

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.

Series 104 to begin in January 2021.

Series 87, Episode 1

Satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig. Guests Susan Calman, Samira Ahmed and Elis James join regular panellist Jeremy Hardy.

Broadcast details

Friday 15th May 2015
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Sandi Toksvig Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Susan Calman Guest
Samira Ahmed Guest
Elis James Guest
Zeb Soanes Narrator
Writing team
Jon Hunter Writer
Andy Wolton Writer
James Bugg Writer
Gabby Hutchinson Crouch Writer (Additional Material)
Max Davis Writer (Additional Material)
Keiron Nicholson Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Lyndsay Fenner Producer

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