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 95, Episode 1

Miles Jupp is joined by Helen Lewis, Andrew Maxwell, Zoe Lyons and Simon Evans. Topics include pricey trains, ongoing dramas across the pond and an unfortunate street name.

Broadcast details

Friday 5th January 2018
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 4th January 2018, 19:15 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 6th January 2018 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 8th January 2018 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 9th January 2018 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Simon Evans Guest
Andrew Maxwell Guest
Zoe Lyons Guest
Helen Lewis Guest
Caroline Nicholls Narrator
Writing team
James Kettle Writer
Max Davis Writer
Madeleine Brettingham Writer
Mike Shephard Writer (Additional Material)
Sara Gibbs Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Morris Producer

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