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 97, Episode 1

The News Quiz. Miles Jupp. Copyright: BBC.
Miles Jupp is joined by Mark Steel, Angela Barnes, Helen Lewis and Simon Evans. This week dancing, scallops and energy drinks - but not all necessarily at the same time.

Broadcast details

Friday 31st August 2018
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Mark Steel Guest
Simon Evans Guest
Angela Barnes Guest
Helen Lewis-Hasteley (as Helen Lewis) Guest
Neil Sleat Narrator
Writing team
James Kettle Writer
Max Davis Writer
Madeleine Brettingham Writer
Mike Shephard Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Morris Producer

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