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Episode 1

The News Quiz, Series 76 Episode 1 of 8

It's Christmas: in the week that Kim Jong-Il died, Sir Gus O'Donnell predicted the breakup of the United Kingdom, and metal thieves made off with a priceless sculpture, Radio 4 presents a festive review of the week's news. Sandi Toksvig hosts, and the glittering (literally) panel are Alexei Sayle, Susan Calman, Miles Jupp & Jeremy Hardy. Peter Donaldson reads the news. Produced by Victoria Lloyd.

30 minutes

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Christmas Eve 2011 12:30

Video: Creating The News Quiz

Video: Creating The News Quiz

Series 1 producer John Lloyd reveals how The News Quiz was created.

The Frequency of Laughter: A History of Radio Comedy

The Frequency of Laughter: A History of Radio Comedy

Grace Dent presents a conversational history of radio comedy, from 1975 to 2005.

The Frequency of Laughter: A History of Radio Comedy

The Frequency of Laughter: A History of Radio Comedy

Grace Dent presents a conversational history of radio comedy, from 1975 to 2005.

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