Have I Got News For You. Image shows from L to R: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton
Have I Got News For You

Have I Got News For You

  • TV panel show
  • BBC One / BBC Two
  • 1990 - 2021
  • 553 episodes (62 series)

Long-running topical panel game with a strong political slant, featuring team captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton. Also features Angus Deayton.

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Series 46, Episode 1

Have I Got News For You. David Mitchell. Copyright: BBC / Hat Trick Productions
Ian Hislop and Paul Merton return with guest host David Mitchell. The guests are Danny Baker and Channel 4 News presenter Cathy Newman.

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Broadcast details

Date
Friday 4th October 2013
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 7th October 2013 10:35pm
45 minute version
BBC1
Monday 7th October 2013 11:05pm
45 minute version
BBC1 Scot
Monday 7th October 2013 11:20pm
45 minute version
BBC1 Wales
Monday 14th July 2014 8:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Monday 14th July 2014 11:10pm
60 minute version
Dave
Sunday 3rd August 2014 8:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Sunday 3rd August 2014 11:20pm
60 minute version
Dave
Tuesday 5th August 2014 10:35pm BBC1
Monday 3rd November 2014 9:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Tuesday 4th November 2014 12:20am
60 minute version
Dave
Tuesday 6th January 2015 11:35pm
45 minute version
BBC1 Wales
Thursday 8th January 2015 9:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Thursday 12th March 2015 9:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Friday 13th March 2015 3:15am
60 minute version
Dave
Sunday 19th April 2015 8:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Wednesday 13th May 2015 8:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Thursday 14th May 2015 2:00am
55 minute version
Dave
Sunday 12th July 2015 12:00am
60 minute version
Dave
Sunday 12th July 2015 9:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Friday 7th August 2015 10:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Thursday 8th October 2015 9:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Friday 5th February 2016 10:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Saturday 6th February 2016 2:00am
60 minute version
Dave
Wednesday 27th April 2016 9:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Sunday 19th June 2016 9:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Monday 20th June 2016 12:55am
60 minute version
Dave
Friday 11th November 2016 10:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Saturday 12th November 2016 1:40am
55 minute version
Dave
Saturday 14th January 2017 11:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Friday 18th May 2018 11:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Tuesday 11th September 2018 12:00am
60 minute version
Dave
Tuesday 2nd October 2018 12:00am
60 minute version
Dave
Friday 19th October 2018 12:00am
55 minute version
Dave

Cast & crew

Cast
Ian Hislop Team Captain
Paul Merton Team Captain
Guest cast
David Mitchell Host / Presenter
Danny Baker Guest
Cathy Newman Guest
Writing team
Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
Rob Colley Writer (Additional Material)
Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Gaster Writer (Additional Material)
Giles Pilbrow Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Paul Wheeler Director
Nick Martin Series Producer
Ben Wicks Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer
Simon Brook Editor
Jon Ellis Editor
Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
Mikki Rain Production Designer
George Webley (as Big George) Composer

Video

News, or not news?

David Mitchell spins the wheel and asks 'is it news, or not news?'

Featuring: Ian Hislop & Paul Merton.

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