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Enjoy a satirical take on the week’s news with the cream of UK comedy talent. The News Quiz and The Now Show from BBC Radio 4.

Enjoy a satirical take on the week’s news with the cream of UK comedy talent. The News Quiz and The Now Show from BBC Radio 4.
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London, United Kingdom

Networks:

BBC

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Enjoy a satirical take on the week’s news with the cream of UK comedy talent. The News Quiz and The Now Show from BBC Radio 4.

Language:

English


Episodes

Dead Ringers

12/14/2018
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The government continues to provide plenty of employment to satire writers.

Duration:00:28:47

Dead Ringers

12/7/2018
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A special Christmas episode with no mention of Christmas

Duration:00:28:23

The Now Show - Series 53 - Episode 6

11/30/2018
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Hugh Dennis presents the week's news via topical sketches and stand up.

Duration:00:29:10

The Now Show - Series 53 - Episode 5

11/23/2018
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Download the best new comedy from Radio 4, every Friday.

Duration:00:29:33

The Now Show - Series 53 - Episode 4

11/16/2018
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Download the best new comedy from Radio 4, every Friday.

Duration:00:29:29

The Now Show - Series 53 - Episode 3

11/9/2018
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Download the best new comedy from Radio 4, every Friday.

Duration:00:29:53

The Now Show - Series 53 - Episode 2

11/2/2018
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Download the best new comedy from Radio 4, every Friday.

Duration:00:29:11

The Now Show - Series 53 - Episode 1

10/26/2018
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Download the best new comedy from Radio 4, every Friday.

Duration:00:28:54

News Quiz 19th October 2018

10/19/2018
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Miles Jupp is back in the host's chair and he's joined by Helen Lewis, Neil Delamere, Felicity Ward and Susan Calman. This week Theresa May wants a deal, China wants the moon on a stick and some Greek donkeys want a rest. Writers: Madeleine Brettingham, James Kettle and Benjamin Partridge with Edward Easton and Mike Shephard Producer: Richard Morris A BBC Studios Production

Duration:00:28:56

News Quiz 12th October 2018

10/12/2018
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A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by guest host Lucy Porter. Joining Lucy are Hugo Rifkind, Katy Brand and stand-up comedians Rhys James and Eleanor Tiernan. All the big news on Brexit, Universal Credit and the most controversial game of hide and seek of the week. Writers: Benjamin Partridge, Gabby Hutchinson Crouch and Danielle Ward with Mike Shephard and Heidi Regan. Producer: Richard Morris A BBC Studios Production

Duration:00:29:30

News Quiz 5th October 2018

10/5/2018
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Jo Brand takes the guest host chair for a satirical look at the week's news. Francis Wheen, Lloyd Langford, Lucy Porter and Sindhu Vee are on the panel. This week, all the moves from the Conservative Party Conference, a Fancy Bear and a box in the ocean. Writers: Clint Edwards, Gabby Hutchinson Crouch and Ian Smith with additional material by Catherine Brinkworth and Mike Shephard. Producer: Richard Morris A BBC Studios Production

Duration:00:29:41

News Quiz 28th September 2018

9/28/2018
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A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by guest host Bridget Christie. On the panel this week, Mark Steel, Daliso Chaponda, Danielle Ward and Deborah Frances-White. This week the Labour Party's party in Liverpool and 32 different types of ambulance. Written by Max Davis, Jessica Fostekew and Robin Morgan with additional material by Laura Major. Producer: Richard Morris A BBC Studios Production

Duration:00:29:21