The News Quiz. Andy Zaltzman
The News Quiz

The News Quiz

  • Radio panel show
  • BBC Radio 4
  • 1977 - 2022
  • 107 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.

Video clips

The News Quiz teams cycle

The News Quiz teams pedal as part of a special episode for Sport Relief. It turns out comedians are un-fit.

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Creating The News Quiz

John Lloyd, founder of The News Quiz and QI, reveals how The News Quiz was born.

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News Quiz vs The Now Show: Higher/Lower?

The two teams attempt to work out which news stories involve the biggest figures.

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A week in the life of The News Quiz

A look behind-the-scenes of BBC Radio 4's topical comedy show, The News Quiz.

The News Quiz - Trailer

A trailer for the 2011 News Quiz panto...

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