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.

Episode menu

Series 55, Episode 6

Ian and Paul are joined by guest host Alexander Armstrong and panellists Sindhu Vee and Jess Phillips MP.

Preview clips

Notes

Paul and Jess won, 11 points to 9.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 11th May 2018
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes
Recorded
  • Thursday 10th May 2018, 18:30 at The London Studios

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Monday 14th May 2018 10:45pm
45 minute version
BBC1
Monday 14th May 2018 11:15pm
45 minute version
BBC1 Scot
Sunday 10th February 2019 9:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Monday 11th February 2019 12:40am
60 minute version
Dave
Monday 25th February 2019 10:45pm
45 minute version
BBC1
Monday 25th February 2019 11:15pm
45 minute version
BBC1 Scot
Monday 25th February 2019 11:40pm
45 minute version
BBC1 Wales
Friday 17th May 2019 10:40pm
60 minute version
Dave
Wednesday 25th March 2020 8:20pm
60 minute version
Dave
Thursday 26th March 2020 1:00am
70 minute version
Dave
Friday 12th June 2020 12:40am
60 minute version
Dave
Tuesday 10th November 2020 11:20pm
60 minute version
Dave
Sunday 7th February 2021 1:00am
60 minute version
Dave
Sunday 7th February 2021 9:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Sunday 23rd May 2021 1:00am
60 minute version
Dave
Sunday 23rd May 2021 9:00pm
60 minute version
Dave
Thursday 9th September 2021 12:40am
60 minute version
Dave
Thursday 25th November 2021 12:40am
60 minute version
Dave

Cast & crew

Cast
Ian Hislop Team Captain
Paul Merton Team Captain
Guest cast
Alexander Armstrong Host / Presenter
Jess Phillips (as Jess Phillips MP) Guest
Sindhu Vee Guest
Writing team
Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
Rob Colley Writer (Additional Material)
Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Christine Rose Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Paul Wheeler Director
Jo Bunting Series Producer
Ed Ryland Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer
Ruby Kuraishe Executive Producer
Simon Brook Editor
Todd Dalton Editor
Rich Ellis (as Richard Ellis) Editor
Nick Pratt Editor
Jonathan Paul Green Production Designer
Mikki Rain Production Designer
Hugo Keating Production Designer
Karen Jackson Costume Designer
Peter Raby Lighting Designer
George Webley (as Big George) Composer

Video

Taylor Swift finally ends feud with Katy Perry

Having fallen out over stolen backing dancers, Taylor Swift and Katy Perry ended their quarrel after the latter extended the former an olive branch. Quite literally.

Featuring: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton & Alexander Armstrong.

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