Horrible Histories

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Horrible Histories2/15. Historical sketch show. There's a surprisingly charming Stuart highwayman, while the captain of the Titanic holds the world's worst safety briefing. [S,AD]Sun, Dec 16, 11:30 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible Histories2/13. Historical sketch show. Some medieval knights discover the most disgusting way to attack a castle and a Georgian goes shopping in a modern pet shop. [S,AD]Mon, Dec 17, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories3/13. Historical sketch show. A confused World War I soldier spends his first day in the trenches, and the Welsh women of Fishguard defeat a French invasion without even trying. [S,AD]Tue, Dec 18, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesA seasonal special of the historical sketch show. The episode showcases bizarre yuletide absurdities from over the centuries with a unique blend of sketches, pastiche and song. [S,AD]Wed, Dec 19, 4:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories4/13. Historical sketch show. A modern detective tries to solve a series of murders in Emperor Caligula's house, King George IV meets his dead relatives and other historical hijinks. [S,AD]Wed, Dec 19, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories5/13. Historical sketch show. A Welsh prince from the Middle Ages has a very stupid death, and Queen Cleopatra sings about her reputation as a femme fatale. [S,AD]Thu, Dec 20, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesA seasonal special of the historical sketch show. The episode showcases bizarre yuletide absurdities from over the centuries with a unique blend of sketches, pastiche and song. [S,AD]Fri, Dec 21, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories10/13. Historical sketch show. A Saxon joins a modern dating agency, and there is a surprise in store for the people on Victorian Wife Swap. [S,AD]Sat, Dec 22, 6:30 PMCBBC30 mins

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Horrible Histories1/13. Historical sketch show. Including an annoying French prankster from the Middle Ages, and what happens when Queen Elizabeth I needs the toilet. [S,AD]Fri, Dec 14, 7:00 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible Histories13/13. Historical sketch show. A lazy aristocrat invents the sandwich, the Romans host their own revolting cookery show and William Shakespeare is haunted by King Richard III's ghost. [S,AD]Thu, Dec 13, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories11/13. Historical sketch show based on the successful books. Queen Victoria learns that her British comforts are not British and on 'Axe Factor', contestants try to become executioners. [S,AD]Tue, Dec 11, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories10/13. Historical sketch show. HHTV News reports from the Battle of Thermopylae, Celt housewives find uses for severed heads, and the truth about Roman toilets is revealed. [S,AD]Mon, Dec 10, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories8/13. Historical sketch show. The Saxons exchange disgusting Christmas presents, and a caveman goes on a TV cookery show. Plus, discover the bizarre causes of World War I. [S,AD]Thu, Dec 6, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories7/13. Historical sketch show based on the successful books. There is a terrible smell in the Houses of Parliament, and Helen of Troy reveals her complicated love life. [S,AD]Wed, Dec 5, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories6/13. Historical sketch show. An evil Greek god guests on a daytime chat show, a rich Georgian swaps his wife with a peasant, and some weird medieval monsters make an appearance. [AD]Tue, Dec 4, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories5/13. Historical sketches. A priest makes a piano from live pigs, Emperor Caligula declares war on the sea, and there are some disgusting beauty tips from ancient Egypt. [AD]Mon, Dec 3, 7:00 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible Histories4/15. Historical sketch show. Featuring the rather eccentric Georgian philosopher Jeremy Bentham and super-rich Roman politician Crassus, who raps about his blinging lifestyle. Also in HD. [AD,S]Fri, Nov 30, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories3/13. Historical sketches. A Roman emperor finds an alternative to candles, an Egyptian tries to save on mummification, and Roundheads and Cavaliers take part in Historical Wife Swap. [AD,S]Thu, Nov 29, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories2/13. Historical sketches based on the successful books. A Stone Age doctor tries to help a modern patient, a whining pharaoh invents the pyramid and Henry VIII meets his dead friends. [AD,S]Wed, Nov 28, 6:55 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories1/13. Historical sketch show. A pirate captain worries about bedtime, a soldier from World War I struggles to cook and the four King Georges form a boy band. Also in HD. [AD,S]Tue, Nov 27, 7:00 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesTerrible Tudor Special: Sketch comedy series. Featuring everything you need to know about history's most famous family. Including a never-before-seen sketch. Also in HD. [AD,S]Sun, Nov 25, 4:40 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesHorrid Health: Sketch comedy series. A look at the hideous history of health, from the invention of toilet paper to the healthy origins of the cornflake. Also in HD. [AD,S]Mon, Nov 19, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories13/13. Historical sketch show. In a special musical episode of the award-winning Horrible Histories, host Rattus Rattus chooses his favourite songs to entertain his young nephew. Also in HD. [AD,S]Sun, Nov 18, 11:25 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesRevolting Russian Revolutions: Tsar Nicholas II gives tips for survival in Russia's extreme climate. Also in HD. [AD,S]Fri, Nov 16, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesRuthless Rulers: A look at the most ruthless rulers of all time. Hold your nose in Versailles, because Louis XIV hasn't got any loos. Also in HD. [AD,S]Thu, Nov 15, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesPreposterous US Presidents: Horrible Histories takes a look at America and its various presidents, from George Washington to the present day, including President Jackson's parrot. Also in HD. [AD,S]Wed, Nov 14, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesIngenious Inventors: A look at some of history's most ingenious inventors, as we take in everything from the invention of the wheel to the crisp. Also in HD. [AD,S]Tue, Nov 13, 7:00 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesHeroic Heroes & Villainous Villains: Horrible Histories takes a look at the world's greatest heroes and villains. Featuring Martin Luther King Jr and Al Capone. Also in HD. [AD,S]Mon, Nov 12, 7:00 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesAtrocious Artists: A look at some of history's greatest artists, from the first images painted onto the walls of caves through to Chris Ofili's work with elephant dung. Also in HD. [AD,S]Fri, Nov 9, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesRidiculous Romantics: Horrible Histories charts the path towards true love. Henry VIII enlists the help of maitre d' Fred Sirieix as he tries to find the right wife. Also in HD. [AD,S]Thu, Nov 8, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesExceptional Explorers: A special episode looking at explorers, from the Vikings' first small steps on American soil, to humankind's first giant leaps on the moon. Also in HD. [AD,S]Wed, Nov 7, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesDeadly Dynasties: Sketch comedy series. Witness Aggrippina's deadly recipes for success and Napoleon's needy sister, how the Lancastrians and the Yorkists came together. Also in HD. [AD,S]Wed, Nov 7, 4:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesAwesome Ancient Civilisations Special: Sketch comedy series. A guide to ancient civilizations, featuring new sketches about Alexander the Great's first kiss. Also in HD. [AD,S]Sun, Nov 4, 4:20 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories12/13. Historical sketch show. A Victorian woman books a ticket on a very odd railway, and a modern patient is (mis)treated by a Roman dentist. Also in HD. [AD,S]Sun, Nov 4, 11:30 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories11/13. Historical sketch show. Dr Culpeper invites us all to his highly unhealthy health spa and a Crusader knight competes on Historical MasterChef. Also in HD. [AD,S]Sun, Oct 28, 11:30 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories13/13. Savage Songs Special: A compilation of songs from the series, featuring Spartan High School Musical, the Viking Rock Band and the Victorian Inventions song. Also in HD. [AD,S]Thu, Oct 25, 8:25 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories13/13. Historical sketch show. In a special musical episode of the award-winning Horrible Histories, host Rattus Rattus chooses his favourite songs to entertain his young nephew. Also in HD. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 24, 8:25 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesSavage Song Special: Sketch comedy series. Horrible Histories presents a collection of some of history's finest songs, as Rattus attempts to put together his own festival. Also in HD. [AD,S]Tue, Oct 23, 8:25 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesTerrible Tudor Special: Sketch comedy series. Featuring everything you need to know about history's most famous family. Including a never-before-seen sketch. Also in HD. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 10, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesAwesome Ancient Civilisations Special: Sketch comedy series. A guide to ancient civilizations, featuring new sketches about Alexander the Great's first kiss. Also in HD. [AD,S]Tue, Oct 9, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesSavage Song Special: Sketch comedy series. Horrible Histories presents a collection of some of history's finest songs, as Rattus attempts to put together his own festival. Also in HD. [AD,S]Mon, Oct 8, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories9/13. Historical sketch show. King Edward III gets married on a building site, while Julius Caesar reveals his not-very-secret tips on hiding baldness. Also in HD. [AD,S]Sun, Oct 7, 11:30 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesDeadly Dynasties: Sketch comedy series. Witness Aggrippina's deadly recipes for success and Napoleon's needy sister, how the Lancastrians and the Yorkists came together. Also in HD. [AD,S]Fri, Oct 5, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesFormidable Florence Nightingale: Sketch comedy series. A tribute to Florence Nightingale, charting how she revolutionised medicine and the treatment of the sick. Also in HD. [AD,S]Thu, Oct 4, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesHorrid Health: Sketch comedy series. A look at the hideous history of health, from the invention of toilet paper to the healthy origins of the cornflake. Also in HD. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 3, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesRevolting Russian Revolutions: Tsar Nicholas II gives tips for survival in Russia's extreme climate. Also in HD. [AD,S]Tue, Oct 2, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesRuthless Rulers: A look at the most ruthless rulers of all time. Hold your nose in Versailles, because Louis XIV hasn't got any loos. Also in HD. [AD,S]Mon, Oct 1, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories8/13. Historical sketch show. Emperor Nero visits the victims of the Great Fire of Rome and some Crusaders attend a training course on how to fight weird monsters. Also in HD. [AD,S]Sun, Sep 30, 11:30 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesPreposterous US Presidents: Horrible Histories takes a look at America and its various presidents, from George Washington to the present day, including President Jackson's parrot. Also in HD. [AD,S]Fri, Sep 28, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesHeroic Heroes & Villainous Villains: Horrible Histories takes a look at the world's greatest heroes and villains. Featuring Martin Luther King Jr and Al Capone. Also in HD. [AD,S]Wed, Sep 26, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesAtrocious Artists: A look at some of history's greatest artists, from the first images painted onto the walls of caves through to Chris Ofili's work with elephant dung. Also in HD. [AD,S]Tue, Sep 25, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesRidiculous Romantics: Horrible Histories charts the path towards true love. Henry VIII enlists the help of maitre d' Fred Sirieix as he tries to find the right wife. Also in HD. [AD,S]Mon, Sep 24, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories7/13. Historical sketch show. Emperor Napoleon plays a very unusual chess match and a Victorian inventor builds an anti-seasickness ship with one small design flaw. Also in HD. [AD,S]Sun, Sep 23, 11:30 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesExceptional Explorers: A special episode looking at explorers, from the Vikings' first small steps on American soil, to humankind's first giant leaps on the moon. Also in HD. [AD,S]Fri, Sep 21, 7:00 PMCBBC35 mins
Horrible Histories13/13. Historical sketch show. The Romans host their own revolting cookery show and William Shakespeare is haunted by King Richard III's ghost. Also in HD. [AD,S]Wed, Sep 19, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories12/13. Historical sketch show based on the successful books. A Victorian teacher is confused by her pupils' bizarre names and the Romans run out of animals to execute. Also in HD. [AD,S]Tue, Sep 18, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories11/13. Queen Victoria learns that her British comforts are not very British. Also in HD. [AD,S]Mon, Sep 17, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories6/13. Historical sketch show. A confused Christopher Columbus declares he has found India, and a Georgian woman reveals her very stupid death. Also in HD. [AD,S]Sun, Sep 16, 11:30 AMCBBC30 mins