Breaking The News. Des Clarke. Copyright: BBC.

Breaking The News

BBC Scotland and BBC Two Scotland panel show hosted by Des Clarke. 20 episodes (pilot + 2 series), 2018 - 2019. Stars Des Clarke and Jim Smith.

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Des Clarke hosts the topical comedy news quiz from Bathgate, with Ahir Shah, Janey Godley, Mark Nelson and Kaye Adams taking a satirical swipe at the week's news.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 15th March 2019
Time
10pm
Channel
BBC Scotland
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Ahir Shah Guest
Kaye Adams Guest
Mark Nelson Guest
Janey Godley Guest
Writing team
Stuart Cooper (as Stu Cooper) Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Gregg Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Mawhinney Writer (Additional Material)
Christopher Stanners Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Sweryt Writer (Additional Material)
Neil Bratchpiece Writer
Simon Paul Miller (as Simon Miller) Writer (Additional Material)
Chris Douch Writer (Additional Material)
John McGlade Writer (Additional Material)
Edward DeCesare Writer (Additional Material)
Jay Lafferty Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Donald Macinnes Director
Dave Flynn Producer
Lauren Mackay Producer
David Staite Executive Producer
Kirsty Biedul Editor
Michael Garden Editor
George Miller Production Designer
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