The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
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 7

This week Miles presides over a panel of news hounds in the form of Jeremy Hardy, Romesh Ranganathan, Simon Evans and Gina Yashere. All the week's big political goings-on with a story about horses and tequila at the end to take the edge off.

Broadcast details

Friday 17th February 2017
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 18th February 2017 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 20th February 2017 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 21st February 2017 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Simon Evans Guest
Gina Yashere Guest
Romesh Ranganathan Guest
Kathy Clugston Narrator
Writing team
James Kettle Writer
Sarah Campbell Writer
Ed Amsden Writer
Tom Coles Writer
Robin Morgan Writer (Additional Material)
Daniel Audritt Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Morris Producer

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