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.

Series 1, Episode 6

Des Clarke and guests Val McDermid, Janey Godley, Alistair Barrie and Lewis Macleod take a satirical swipe at the week's news in Scotland, across the UK and around the world.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 5th April 2019
Time
10:30pm
Channel
BBC Scotland
Length
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Janey Godley Guest
Alistair Barrie Guest
Val McDermid Guest
Lewis Macleod Guest
Writing team
Stuart Cooper (as Stu Cooper) Writer (Additional Material)
Alice Gregg Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Mawhinney Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Sweryt Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Holford Writer (Additional Material)
Steven Dick Writer
Rosanna Wood Writer (Additional Material)
Sarah Coddington Writer (Additional Material)
Cameron Loxdale Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Donald Macinnes Director
Dave Flynn Producer
Lauren Mackay Producer
David Staite Executive Producer
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