Celtic Media Festival


Breaking the News

Breaking the News is Scotland’s multi-award winning (Scottish Comedy Awards Best Radio Programme 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016) topical satirical news quiz. Hosted by comedian Des Clarke, Breaking the News uses a mix of new and established comedy talent to poke fun at the week’s National and International News. It is a quiz made up of four fast paced rounds, but more importantly it is an opportunity for the best comedians from across the UK to make the listeners at home laugh.

Breaking the News
Title in English
Entry Category
Radio Comedy
Produced By
BBC Scotland Multiplatform Production
Lauren Mackay Senior Producer: Dave Flynn
BBC Radio Scotland