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 2 - The Best Of Breaking The News

An episode looking back at 2019.

Broadcast details

Friday 27th December 2019
BBC Scotland
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 30th December 2019 11:00pm BBC Scotland
Sunday 5th January 2020 11:30pm BBC Scotland

Cast & crew

Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Jim Smith Regular Panellist
Guest cast
Neil Delamere Guest
Jay Lafferty Guest
Rory Bremner Guest
Susan Calman Guest
Jo Caulfield Guest
Catriona Shearer Guest
Raymond Mearns Guest
Marc Jennings Guest
Ahir Shah Guest
Mark Nelson Guest
Janey Godley Guest
Elaine Malcolmson Guest
Jamie MacDonald Guest
Alistair Barrie Guest
Val McDermid Guest
Lewis Macleod Guest
Ray Bradshaw Guest
Athena Kugblenu Guest
Susie McCabe Guest
Geoff Norcott Guest
Lucy Porter Guest
Matt Forde Guest
Judy Murray Guest
Marjolein Robertson Guest
Sara Barron Guest
Amy Matthews Guest
Maisie Adam Guest
Production team
Donald Macinnes Director
David Flynn (as Dave Flynn) Series Producer
Lauren Mackay Producer
Stephen Hollywood Producer
David Staite Executive Producer
Graham Mitchell Executive Producer
Gillian McNeil Edit Producer
Nick Gunaydin Edit Producer
Kirsty Biedul Editor
Michael Garden Editor
Nick Carroll Editor
George Miller Production Designer

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