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 4

Miles Jupp is joined by Desiree Burch, Danny Finkelstein, Holly Walsh and Andy Zaltzman. This week the panel discuss Amber Rudd's resignation, the Local Elections and the Buddhist funeral of 800 defunct robot dogs.

Broadcast details

Friday 4th May 2018
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 3rd May 2018, 19:15 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 5th May 2018 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 7th May 2018 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 8th May 2018 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Andy Zaltzman Guest
Daniel Finkelstein Guest
Holly Walsh Guest
Desiree Burch Guest
Alan Smith Narrator
Writing team
Danielle Ward Writer
James Kettle Writer
Benjamin Partridge Writer
Laura Major Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Page Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Joe Nunnery Producer

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