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 89, Episode 1

A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Miles Jupp. With guests Francis Wheen, Susan Calman, Nish Kumar and Zoe Lyons.

Broadcast details

Friday 8th January 2016
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 9th January 2016 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 11th January 2016 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 12th January 2016 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Francis Wheen Guest
Susan Calman Guest
Nish Kumar Guest
Zoe Lyons Guest
Kathy Clugston Narrator
Writing team
James Kettle Writer
Tom Neenan Writer
Gabby Hutchinson Crouch Writer
Sarah Campbell Writer (Additional Material)
Mike Shephard Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Morris Producer

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