383 episodes

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 Alice Fraser, Hari Kondabolu, John Oliver, Nish Kumar, and his sister Helen. Hear our new show, The Gargle: https://pod.link/Gargle
Follow us on YouTube.

See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

The Bugle The Bugle

    • Comedy
    • 4.8 • 133 Ratings

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 Alice Fraser, Hari Kondabolu, John Oliver, Nish Kumar, and his sister Helen. Hear our new show, The Gargle: https://pod.link/Gargle
Follow us on YouTube.

See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    Bonus Bugle: Gargling with Nish and Josh

    Bonus Bugle: Gargling with Nish and Josh

    Mabel Skinner introduces The Gargle. Subscribe here
    We are funded entirely by you, the listener. Listeners who sign up via thebuglepodcast.com have long enjoyed the opportunity to get: mentions on the show (in the form of lies), merchandise and general sense of wellbeing for supporting this fine work of art. As of this week you can also support the show directly via Apple Podcasts. Our new channel ‘Team Bugle’ also includes The Last Post, The Gargle and Tiny Revolutions, shows which currently carry ads - but they will be completely ad free on this channel. So if you love The Bugle, and it’s siblings, then please support The Bugle via our website or Apple Podcasts where you can subscribe today.
    Buy a loved one Bugle Merch - COLD AND WET WEAVER T SHIRTS ON SALE NOW). Listen to The Gargle here: https://pod.link/Gargle
    Follow us on YouTube or Insta and see parts of this episode with actual video.
    The Bugle is hosted this week by:
    Andy Zaltzman
    Alice Fraser
    Nish Kumar
    Josh Gondelman
    And produced by Mabel Skinner


    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 16 min
    Sh*t away Scottie (4201)

    Sh*t away Scottie (4201)

    Andy, Alice and Sami Shah look at some of the biggest stories over the last week - Toyko Olympics, Billionaire Spacemen, Eric Clapton vaccine warrior, plus, politics and fast-food toilets! 
    We are funded entirely by you, the listener. Listeners who sign up via thebuglepodcast.com have long enjoyed the opportunity to get: mentions on the show (in the form of lies), merchandise and general sense of wellbeing for supporting this fine work of art. As of this week you can also support the show directly via Apple Podcasts. Our new channel ‘Team Bugle’ also includes The Last Post, The Gargle and Tiny Revolutions, shows which currently carry ads - but they will be completely ad free on this channel. So if you love The Bugle, and it’s siblings, then please support The Bugle via our website or Apple Podcasts where you can subscribe today.
    Buy a loved one Bugle Merch - COLD AND WET WEAVER T SHIRTS ON SALE NOW). Listen to The Gargle here: https://pod.link/Gargle
    Follow us on YouTube or Insta and see parts of this episode with actual video.
    The Bugle is hosted this week by:
    Andy Zaltzman
    Alice Fraser
    Sami Shah
    And produced by Chris Skinner & Ross Ramsey-Golding

    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 37 min
    Flare in the Derrière (4200)

    Flare in the Derrière (4200)

    It's a special Bugleversary! 200 shows since relaunch and our focus is on the UK - sporting failures, racism, billionaires in space, and yes, a man who put a lit flare up his bottom.
    Thanks for your continued love!
    We are funded entirely by you, the listener. Listeners who sign up via thebuglepodcast.com have long enjoyed the opportunity to get: mentions on the show (in the form of lies), merchandise and general sense of wellbeing for supporting this fine work of art. As of this week you can also support the show directly via Apple Podcasts. Our new channel ‘Team Bugle’ also includes The Last Post, The Gargle and Tiny Revolutions, shows which currently carry ads - but they will be completely ad free on this channel. So if you love The Bugle, and it’s siblings, then please support The Bugle via our website or Apple Podcasts where you can subscribe today.
    Buy a loved one Bugle Merch - COLD AND WET WEAVER T SHIRTS ON SALE NOW). Listen to The Gargle here: https://pod.link/Gargle
    Follow us on YouTube or Insta and see parts of this episode with actual video.
    The Bugle is hosted this week by:
    Andy Zaltzman
    Chris Addison
    Nish Kumar
    And produced by Chris Skinner 

    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 47 min
    The hottest Bugle ever! (4199)

    The hottest Bugle ever! (4199)

    Andy, Alice and Anuvab focus on the week's biggest news - fish on meth, Teletubbies getting vaccinated and the terror of climate change. Plus, sport! And when we say sport, we mean football! And when we mean football, we mean Q UNIT's MIGHTY ENGERLAND.
    And next week is our 200th show since relaunch!
    Listen to The Gargle here: https://pod.link/Gargle
    We are funded entirely by you, the listener. Listeners who sign up via thebuglepodcast.com have long enjoyed the opportunity to get: mentions on the show (in the form of lies), merchandise and general sense of wellbeing for supporting this fine work of art. As of this week you can also support the show directly via Apple Podcasts. Our new channel ‘Team Bugle’ also includes The Last Post, The Gargle and Tiny Revolutions, shows which currently carry ads - but they will be completely ad free on this channel. So if you love The Bugle, and it’s siblings, then please support The Bugle via our website or Apple Podcasts where you can subscribe today.
    Buy a loved one Bugle Merch - COLD AND WET WEAVER T SHIRTS ON SALE NOW).
    Follow us on YouTube or Insta and see parts of this episode with actual video.
    The Bugle is hosted this week by:
    Andy Zaltzman
    Anuvab Pal
    Alice Fraser
    And produced by Chris Skinner 

    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 44 min
    BONUS: 2020 was Really Bad

    BONUS: 2020 was Really Bad

    Andy (finally) introduces parts of our 2020 special show, and we revisit a classic visit to Central America with John Oliver.
    We are funded entirely by you, the listener. Listeners who sign up via thebuglepodcast.com have long enjoyed the opportunity to get: mentions on the show (in the form of lies), merchandise and general sense of wellbeing for supporting this fine work of art. As of this week you can also support the show directly via Apple Podcasts. Our new channel ‘Team Bugle’ also includes The Last Post, The Gargle and Tiny Revolutions, shows which currently carry ads - but they will be completely ad free on this channel. So if you love The Bugle, and it’s siblings, then please support The Bugle via our website or Apple Podcasts where you can subscribe today.
    Buy a loved one Bugle Merch - COLD AND WET WEAVER T SHIRTS ON SALE NOW).
    The Last Post, keeps appearing here. Follow us on YouTube or Insta and see parts of this episode with actual video.
    The Bugle is hosted this week by:
    Andy Zaltzman
    John Oliver
    Nish Kumar
    Alice Fraser
    Nato Green
    And produced by Chris Skinner 

    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 27 min
    The Future Is The Past (4198)

    The Future Is The Past (4198)

    Andy, Nish and Josh tackle the big stories - aliens, cheerleaders and horny politicians.
    Buy a loved one Bugle Merch - COLD AND WET WEAVER T SHIRTS ON SALE NOW).
    Subscribe to Tiny Revolutions with Tiff Stevenson, episode one, with Armando Iannucci is out now.
    The Last Post, keeps appearing here. Follow us on YouTube or Insta and see parts of this episode with actual video.
    The Bugle is hosted this week by:
    Andy Zaltzman
    Nish Kumar
    Josh Gondelman
    And produced by Chris Skinner with additional editing by Ross Ramsey

    See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
133 Ratings

133 Ratings

Nameequalsdan ,

Pure genius

Funniest podcast ever

aqua-bunny55 ,

Kazzah

Maybe good 5yr ago, but the one I listened to had a giggling unfunny fool on it

Mibiss ,

No more John.

Love you. Miss you.

Top Podcasts In Comedy

Listeners Also Subscribed To

More by The Bugle