Breaking The News. Des Clarke. Copyright: BBC
Breaking The News

Breaking The News

  • TV panel show
  • BBC Scotland / BBC Two Scotland
  • 2018 - 2023
  • 27 episodes (2 series)

TV version of Radio Scotland's topical panel show, hosted by Des Clarke. Also features Jim Smith.

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Series 1, Episode 8

Join Des Clarke and his guests, comedians Geoff Norcott, Ashley Storrie and Stuart Mitchell, and broadcaster Martel Maxwell, to take a wry look at the week's biggest news.

Broadcast details

Friday 19th April 2019
BBC Scotland
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 21st April 2019 11:30pm BBC Scotland

Cast & crew

Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Guest cast
Martel Maxwell Guest
Stuart Mitchell Guest
Geoff Norcott Guest
Ashley Storrie Guest
Writing team
Stuart Cooper (as Stu Cooper) Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Mawhinney Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Sweryt Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Holford Writer (Additional Material)
Allan Miller Writer
Adam Miller Writer (Additional Material)
Edward DeCesare Writer (Additional Material)
Neil Bratchpiece Writer (Additional Material)
John Hamilton Writer (Additional Material)
Elaine Malcolmson Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Donald Macinnes Director
David Flynn (as Dave Flynn) Producer
Lauren Mackay Producer
David Staite Executive Producer
Gillian McNeil Edit Producer
Kirsty Biedul Editor
Michael Garden Editor
George Miller Production Designer

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