This new satirical news series has echoes of Mock the Week and US talk shows like Trevor Noah’s Daily Show and Last Week Tonight With John Oliver. It comes from the creators of popular parody website The Daily Mash. Nish Kumar hosts, analysing the week’s news stories from the hard stuff to showbiz gossip and cultural phenomena in between. In tonight’s pilot episode, Kumar’s correspondents include comedians Ellie Taylor, Steve N Allen and Rachel Parris. The headlines they’ll examine include Lib Dems To Get Website; Luxury Watch Successfully Impresses Fellow Bell-ends; and There Is No Ball, Admit Table Tennis Players.