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 93, Episode 1

It's the first episode of Series 93 of The News Quiz and the whole country is talking about only one thing. And it's not the rise in the urban fox population in Bournemouth... although that does get a mention. With Jeremy Hardy, Helen Lewis, Susan Calman and Andy Hamilton.


Angela Barnes, Andy Parsons and Danny Finkelstein were announced in some early listings as being involved in this episode.

Broadcast details

Friday 21st April 2017
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 20th April 2017, 19:15 at RADA Studios


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 22nd April 2017 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 24th April 2017 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 25th April 2017 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Andy Hamilton Guest
Susan Calman Guest
Helen Lewis Guest
Alan Smith Narrator
Writing team
Jon Hunter Writer
James Kettle Writer
Sarah Campbell Writer
Robin Morgan Writer (Additional Material)
Clint Edwards Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Morris Producer

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