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The News Quiz. Miles Jupp. Copyright: BBC.

The News Quiz

BBC Radio 4 panel show satarising the week's news. Broadcast, 1977 - 2018. Stars Barry Norman, Barry Took, Simon Hoggart, Sandi Toksvig and others.

Next new episode is on Friday at 6:30pm. Series 95, Episode 4
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Series 94, Episode 2

Andy Hamilton, Desiree Burch, Hugo Rifkind and Kerry Godliman join host Miles Jupp to hash out the week's news which includes a double defeat for Theresa May, Hilary Clinton's new book and a drunk Welshman on a stag do setting a world record.

Broadcast details

Friday 15th September 2017
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes


  1. Saturday 16th September 2017 at 12:30pm on Radio 4
  2. Monday 18th September 2017 at 11:00pm on Radio 4 Extra (45 minute version)
  3. Tuesday 19th September 2017 at 9:00am on Radio 4 Extra (45 minute version)

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Andy Hamilton Guest
Hugo Rifkind Guest
Kerry Godliman Guest
Desiree Burch Guest
Kathy Clugston Narrator
Writing team
James Kettle Writer
Madeleine Brettingham Writer
Nick Doody Writer
Robin Morgan Writer (Additional Material)
Jenny Laville Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Joseph Nunnery (as Joe Nunnery) Producer

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