Have I Got News For You. Image shows left to right: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton. Credit: Matt Crockett
Have I Got News For You

Have I Got News For You

  • TV panel show
  • BBC One / BBC Two
  • 1990 - 2024
  • 600 episodes (67 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 56, Episode 7

Ian and Paul return for another look at the headlines, with guest host David Mitchell and panellists Andy Hamilton and Deborah Frances-White.

Preview clips

Notes

Paul and Deborah won, 7 points to 5.

Broadcast details

Date
Friday 23rd November 2018
Time
9pm
Channel
BBC One
Length
30 minutes
Recorded
  • Thursday 22nd November 2018, 18:30 at Elstree Film Studios

Repeats

Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Tuesday 27th November 2018 10:45pm
45 minute version
BBC1
Tuesday 27th November 2018 11:45pm
45 minute version
BBC1 Scot
Sunday 29th December 2019 12:00am
60 minute version
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Sunday 12th April 2020 12:20am
60 minute version
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Friday 19th June 2020 12:40am
60 minute version
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Tuesday 13th October 2020 12:00am
60 minute version
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Saturday 5th December 2020 11:00pm
60 minute version
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Monday 24th May 2021 1:20am
55 minute version
Dave
Thursday 17th June 2021 3:00am
60 minute version
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Thursday 16th June 2022 1:00am
60 minute version
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Thursday 16th June 2022 11:00pm
60 minute version
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Tuesday 10th January 2023 10:00pm
60 minute version
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Monday 24th April 2023 10:00pm
60 minute version
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Tuesday 19th September 2023 11:00pm
60 minute version
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Monday 22nd January 2024 2:15am
60 minute version
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Saturday 24th February 2024 11:40pm
60 minute version
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Cast & crew

Cast
Ian Hislop Team Captain
Paul Merton Team Captain
Guest cast
David Mitchell Host / Presenter
Andy Hamilton Guest
Deborah Frances-White Guest
Writing team
Pete Sinclair Writer (Additional Material)
Colin Swash Writer (Additional Material)
Ged Parsons Writer (Additional Material)
Dan Gaster Writer (Additional Material)
Kevin Day Writer (Additional Material)
Shaun Pye Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Martin Lord Director
Danny Carr Series Producer
Mike Rayment Producer
Richard Wilson Executive Producer
Ruby Kuraishe Executive Producer
Simon Brook Editor
Todd Dalton Editor
Rich Ellis (as Richard Ellis) Editor
Chloe Laing 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

Who is actually in the cabinet?

After all the midweek resignations in the cabinet, the teams try and remember who is actually left...

Featuring: Ian Hislop, Paul Merton, David Mitchell, Andy Hamilton & Deborah Frances-White.

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