The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2022
  • 1026 episodes (109 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.

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Series 96, Episode 7

Miles Jupp is joined by Lucy Porter, Neil Delamere, Vicki Pepperdine and Hugo Rifkind for a satirical review of the week's news. This week the panel discuss underfunding of the NHS, the recent criticisms of Ofstead and the decline of Marks and Spencer.

Broadcast details

Friday 25th May 2018
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 24th May 2018, 19:15 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 26th May 2018 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 28th May 2018 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 29th May 2018 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Hugo Rifkind Guest
Vicki Pepperdine Guest
Lucy Porter Guest
Neil Delamere Guest
Kathy Clugston Narrator
Writing team
James Kettle Writer
Nick Doody Writer
Clint Edwards Writer
Laura Major Writer (Additional Material)
Gemma Arrowsmith Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Sam Michell Producer

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