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The News Quiz, Series 83 Episode 1 of 9

30 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 14 February 2014

A satirical review of the week's news, chaired by Sandi Toksvig, with guest panellists Samira Ahmed, Susan Calman, and Phill Jupitus, joining regular guest Jeremy Hardy.

Produced by Lyndsay Fenner.


Sandi Toksvig
Jeremy Hardy
Samira Ahmed
Susan Calman
Phill Jupitus
Lyndsay Fenner


Josie Long's interactive comic

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Josie Long has made an interactive comic with audio treats, to accompany Short Cuts.

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


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