Series 52, Episode 1
In the first episode of the new series, former Deputy Prime Minister and leader of the Liberal Democrats, Nick Clegg
takes to the host's chair. Stand-up comedians Kevin Bridges
and Roisin Conaty
are the guests.
Talking about hosting the show, Nick Clegg says: "Call me a glutton for punishment as I know Hislop and Merton don't pull their punches but I couldn't turn down the offer to present an episode of Have I Got News For You. I like to think five gruelling years of coalition government will have been good preparation."
- Friday 7th October 2016
- BBC One
- 30 minutes
Cast & crew
Four months ago the Amazing Paul was predicting some topical comedy in your future...
Featuring: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton.
Supporters and subscribers get more
Additional content and tools are available across the site for Supporters and BCG Pro subscribers. On this page you can:
- Broadcast details of 10 past repeats of this episode
- This episode's inital overnight ratings
- BCG Pro Gold users can see additional crew credits
Donate (for fans) BCG Pro
Already a donor or Pro user? Sign in