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The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2022
  • 1019 episodes (108 series)

A long-running satirical Radio 4 panel show that takes a look at the week's more humorous news stories. Stars Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig, Simon Hoggart, Barry Took, Barry Norman and more.

  • Series 109 to debut in September 2022

Episode menu

Series 92, Episode 1

New Year, News Quiz. Jeremy Hardy, Daniel Finkelstein, Angela Barnes and Andy Parsons join Miles Jupp to scrutinise the goings-on behind the week's headlines.

Broadcast details

Friday 6th January 2017
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 7th January 2017 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 9th January 2017 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 10th January 2017 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Daniel Finkelstein Guest
Andy Parsons Guest
Angela Barnes Guest
Caroline Nicholls Narrator
Writing team
Danielle Ward Writer
James Kettle Writer
Liam Byrne Writer
Robin Morgan Writer (Additional Material)
Suzi Ruffell Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Morris Producer

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