The News Quiz Benefit
Our News Quiz insider writes...
This week's News Quiz lineup consists of Andy Hamilton, Miles Jupp, Sue Perkins and Jeremy Hardy. But as we had a picture of most of them last week, instead here's Sandi with one of our excellent script writers - Simon Littlefield. And here's a nostalgia item from the BBC News website about the News Quiz writing process. Very little has changed since then, except that Simon no longer smokes, we no longer have a balcony, even if he did, and we now use a different font on the script cover (currently a mixture of SF Slapstick Comic and Calibri, since you ask).
In this clip from tonight's show, the teams discuss the ending of universal child benefit:
We've had some excellent cuttings sent in this week. One of the favourites was:
Sent in by Trevor Carbin
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