The Bugle

by The Bugle & Radiotopia

It’s the trans-global satiricast that leaves no hot potato unbuttered. Andy Zaltzman breaks down the news with comedians from across the world including Wyatt Cenac, Hari Kondabolu, John Oliver, Nish Kumar, Anuvab Pal and his sister Helen.


Latest Episodes

Brexray Specs – Bugle 4091

Andy corrals together Nish Kumar, Tiff Stevenson and Matt Forde to look at a baffling week in a baffling year in a baffling decade for UK politics.

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Posted on 14 December 2018 | 7:00 pm

Have we invaded Bhutan? – Bugle 4090

Andy is with Helen Zaltzman and Hari Kondabolu to look at Mike Pence's new approach to problems, the Queen's (possible) take on Brexit and whether or not it's better to pretend you're older or younger than you actually are.

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Posted on 8 December 2018 | 10:30 am

That’s a Big Cow! – Bugle 4089

That's a big cow! ...It's a really Big Cow! There’s a giant cow about to take over the show in Australia. The sky is the limit as India constructs Statues that bother aircraft. The Bugle welcomes Tom Ballard and Anuvab Pal to discuss these and more - UK news,The G20 and Sport get examined thoroughly with Andy Zaltzman taking lead. @TomCBallard @AnuvabPal @hellobuglers @Wahwah_UK

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Posted on 30 November 2018 | 8:40 pm

Termites and Populists – Bugle 4088

Europe is embracing populism, termites are building megalopolises, men are doing incredible things with their throats, and turkeys are doing their turkey thing.

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Posted on 24 November 2018 | 10:27 am

Symptomless Blitz: 4087

Aliens, Brexit(!!) and Trumpbrella all in focus in a pretty spectacular live Bugle, featuring Nish Kumar and Felicity Ward alongside Andy Zaltzman.

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Posted on 16 November 2018 | 8:21 pm

Midterms, appendage art and WOMEN: Bonus Bugle

Some classic midterm news from John and Andy, the penis on the roof and something special from Producer Chris. Respect to Jim Acosta, Abby Phillip, April Ryan, Yamiche Alcindor and anyone who dares question that enormous lunatic.

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Posted on 11 November 2018 | 1:28 pm

It’s easier to build a moon than to Brexit: Bugle 4086

Andy is joined by Al Murray and Tom Ballard to look at just how China is taking over the world. Plus - Britain is angry, Australia now welcomes rappers (one at a time) and the US is, well, you know how it is.

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Posted on 3 November 2018 | 9:57 am

Pocket Gods: Bugle 4085

Andy is with Alice Fraser and Aditi Mittal to discuss how much someone should smile, including women and terrorists, Trump's right to lie and and anti corruption versus anti corruption.

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Posted on 26 October 2018 | 10:06 pm

Hari Kondabolu Day: Bugle 4084

With perfect timing, Hari Kondabolu joins Andy, just as we all get ready to celebrate Hari Kondabolu day. In other news: From Saudi Arabia, the Jamal Khashoggi case continues. From the UK, the detailed arrangements for a royal baby are explained. From the USA, Elizabeth Warren has her DNA tested and Trump weighs in with his verdict From the world of Technology, cars seem slower than ever.

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Posted on 19 October 2018 | 9:45 pm