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.

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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


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 16th May 2015 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 18th May 2015 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 19th May 2015 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

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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