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The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2022
  • 1019 episodes (108 series)

A long-running satirical Radio 4 panel show that takes a look at the week's more humorous news stories. Stars Miles Jupp, Sandi Toksvig, Simon Hoggart, Barry Took, Barry Norman and more.

  • Series 109 to debut in September 2022

Episode menu

Series 96, Episode 5

Miles Jupp is joined by Jeremy Hardy, Kiri Pritchard-Mclean, Helen Lewis and Fern Brady. The panel discuss the USA's withdrawal from the Iran Nuclear Deal, Vladimir Putin's surprise fourth term in office and Dr Dre's legal dispute with a gynaecologist of the same name.

Broadcast details

Friday 11th May 2018
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 10th May 2018, 19:15 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 12th May 2018 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 14th May 2018 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 15th May 2018 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Jeremy Hardy Guest
Helen Lewis Guest
Kiri Pritchard-McLean Guest
Fern Brady Guest
Susan Rae Narrator
Writing team
James Kettle Writer
Madeleine Brettingham Writer
Robin Morgan Writer
Mike Shephard Writer (Additional Material)
Catherine Brinkworth Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Joe Nunnery Producer

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