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From Friday Night Comedy from BBC Radio 4 on Jan. 18, 2019, 6:30 p.m.

The News Quiz 18 Jan 2019 (p06yh706.mp3)

The News Quiz team on progress with Brexit, how razor brand Gillette hurt a lot of men's feelings, and a mental image of Piers Morgan that even Marie Kondo can't tidy up. Miles Jupp hosts, with guests Andy Hamilton, Katie Perrior, Danielle Ward and Phil Wang. Diana Speed reads the news. Miles' script is written by Madeleine Brettingham, Robin Morgan & Max Davies, with additional material by Catherine Brinkworth and Esyllt Sears. Produced by Victoria Lloyd A BBC Studios Production

From Friday Night Comedy from BBC Radio 4 on Jan. 11, 2019, 6:55 p.m.

News Quiz 11th Jan 2019 (p06xvfyb.mp3)

Series 98 of the long running satirical show. Joining Miles Jupp this week are Francis Wheen, Helen Lewis, Paul Sinha and Eleanor Tiernan. On the menu this week, a last minute amendment and a stray snake. Writers: Laura Major, Robin Morgan and Benjamin Partridge with additional material by Tom Mayhew and Kat Sadler. Producer: Richard Morris A BBC Studios Production

From Friday Night Comedy from BBC Radio 4 on Jan. 4, 2019, 6:55 p.m.

News Quiz 4th Jan 2019 (p06x78y3.mp3)

Miles Jupp returns with a new series of the News Quiz. Hugo Rifkind, Andrew Maxwell, Simon Evans and Zoe Lyons are the guests hurtling and sashaying their way into a news-packed 2019. On this week's programme a lack of ferries and an abundance of sugar. Writers: Nick Doody, Jenny Laville and Benjamin Partridge with additional material by Simon Alcock, Catherine Brinkworth and Kat Sadler. Producer: Richard Morris A BBC Studios Production

From Friday Night Comedy from BBC Radio 4 on Dec. 28, 2018, 6:58 p.m.

News Quiz Best of 2018 (p06vyf1y.mp3)

In this special programme, Miles Jupp looks back at the best bits of News Quizzing from 2018. Featuring news stories big and small from international diplomatic wranglings to the pomp of a royal wedding via some less familiar "and finally" whimsy. Also features the pick of listener cuttings sent in across the year - well, the broadcastable ones at least. Writer: Mike Shephard Producer: Richard Morris A BBC Studios Production

From Friday Night Comedy from BBC Radio 4 on Dec. 21, 2018, 7 p.m.

Dead Ringers (p06w9pld.mp3)

What did Jeremy Corbyn really say under his breath in the house of commons?

From Friday Night Comedy from BBC Radio 4 on Dec. 14, 2018, 7 p.m.

Dead Ringers (p06vm3l0.mp3)

The government continues to provide plenty of employment to satire writers.

From Friday Night Comedy from BBC Radio 4 on Dec. 7, 2018, 7 p.m.

Dead Ringers (p06tymt6.mp3)

A special Christmas episode with no mention of Christmas

From Friday Night Comedy from BBC Radio 4 on Nov. 30, 2018, 7 p.m.

The Now Show - Series 53 - Episode 6 (p06tbcsn.mp3)

Hugh Dennis presents the week's news via topical sketches and stand up.

From Friday Night Comedy from BBC Radio 4 on Nov. 30, 2018, 7 p.m.

The Now Show - Series 53 - Episode 6 (p06tbfb8.mp3)

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