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 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
  • Thursday 12th April 2018, 19:15 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 14th April 2018 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 16th April 2018 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 17th April 2018 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

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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