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

Breaking The News

  • TV panel show
  • BBC Scotland / BBC Two Scotland
  • 2018 - 2021
  • 24 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, Episode 5

Des Clarke presents the topical comedy news review show that takes a satirical slant on the week's headlines, with panellists Neil Delamere, Marjolein Robertson, Sara Barron and Jim Smith.


This is linked to Series 14, Episode 6 of the radio version.

Broadcast details

Friday 22nd November 2019
BBC Scotland
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 25th November 2019 11:00pm BBC Scotland

Cast & crew

Des Clarke Host / Presenter
Jim Smith Regular Panellist
Guest cast
Neil Delamere Guest
Marjolein Robertson Guest
Sara Barron Guest
Writing team
Stuart Cooper (as Stu Cooper) Writer (Additional Material)
Stephen Mawhinney Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Sweryt Writer (Additional Material)
Laura Major Writer
Susanne Cassidy Writer (Additional Material)
Rosanna Wood Writer (Additional Material)
Ryan Grant Writer (Additional Material)
John Rands Writer (Additional Material)
Pete Redfern Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Donald Macinnes Director
David Flynn (as Dave Flynn) Series Producer
Stephen Hollywood Producer
Graham Mitchell Executive Producer
Kirsty Biedul Editor
Nick Carroll Editor
George Miller Production Designer
Gavin Smith Commissioning Editor

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