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 97, Episode 4

Fred MacAulay
Fred MacAulay guest hosts. On the panel this week are Andy Hamilton, London Hughes, Andrew Maxwell and former Director of Communications at Number 10, Katie Perrior. Much like a Salzburg restaurant, there's a lot on the menu in the Quiz this week. NB contains enough jokes to induce exotic spresm.

Broadcast details

Friday 21st September 2018
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 20th September 2018, 19:15 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 22nd September 2018 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 24th September 2018 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 25th September 2018 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Guest cast
Fred MacAulay Host / Presenter
Andy Hamilton Guest
Andrew Maxwell Guest
London Hughes Guest
Katie Perrior Guest
Alan Smith Narrator
Writing team
Robin Morgan Writer
Ed Amsden Writer
Tom Coles Writer
Jenny Laville Writer
Laura Major Writer (Additional Material)
Cameron Loxdale Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Richard Morris Producer

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