The News Quiz. Image shows from L to R: Nish Kumar, Angela Barnes, Andy Zaltzman.

The News Quiz

BBC Radio 4 panel show satirising the week's news. Broadcast, 1977 - 2021. Stars Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig, Simon Hoggart, Barry Took and others.

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Series 96, Episode 1

Miles Jupp is joined by Angela Barnes, Andy Hamilton, Zoe Lyons and Hugo Rifkind for a satirical look at the week's news. This week the panel discuss Theresa May's response to the chemical attacks in Syria, Donald Trump's lawyer's uninvited guests and an overpriced bag of stones.

Broadcast details

Friday 13th April 2018
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Andy Hamilton Guest
Hugo Rifkind Guest
Zoe Lyons Guest
Angela Barnes Guest
Neil Sleat Narrator
Writing team
Jon Hunter Writer
James Kettle Writer
Sarah Campbell Writer
Laura Major Writer
Simon Alcock Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Joe Nunnery Producer

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