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 98, Episode 8

Miles Jupp looks back at the news with Hugo Rifkind, Zoe Lyons, Susan Calman and Paul Sinha. This week: good news in Brexit as Liam Fox reveals 4 signed trade deals; bad news for the Labour Party as Kier Starmer recommends new measures to tackle anti-Semitism; and sad news for Russia as Vladimir Putin suggests logging off from the world wide web.

Broadcast details

Friday 15th February 2019
BBC Radio 4
30 minutes
  • Thursday 14th February 2019, 19:15 at BBC Radio Theatre


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Saturday 16th February 2019 12:30pm Radio 4
Monday 18th February 2019 11:00pm
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra
Tuesday 19th February 2019 9:00am
45 minute version
Radio 4 Extra

Cast & crew

Miles Jupp Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Hugo Rifkind Guest
Paul Sinha Guest
Susan Calman Guest
Zoe Lyons Guest
Zeb Soanes Narrator
Writing team
Benjamin Partridge Writer
Gabby Hutchinson Crouch Writer
Catherine Brinkworth Writer
Alice Etches Writer (Additional Material)
Nathan D'Arcy Roberts (as Nathan Roberts) Writer (Additional Material)
Phoebe Roy Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Victoria Lloyd Producer

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