Horrible Histories

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Horrible Histories1/13. Historical sketch show. A pirate captain worries about an early bedtime, a soldier from World War I struggles to cook with fake food and the four King Georges form a boy band. [S,AD]Thu, Jun 20, 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. [S,AD]Fri, Jun 21, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesHistory tells of great minds coming together to achieve great things. It also tells of idiots combining to make an unholy mess. HH looks at some of the best and worst collaborations! [S]Sat, Jun 22, 9:35 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories7/15. Historical sketch show. Egyptian Queen Cleopatra clashes with her brother, seizes power and hooks up with great Roman leaders Julius Caesar and Mark Antony. [S]Sat, Jun 22, 8:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesHistorical sketch show. The Saxon gods form an unlikely team of superheroes and Rosa Parks sings about her struggle for equality. [S,AD]Sun, Jun 23, 10:50 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible Histories13/13. Historical sketch show. A compilation of songs from the series, featuring Spartan High School Musical, the Viking Rock Band and the Victorian Inventions song. [S,AD]Mon, Jun 24, 8:50 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesFred Sirieix guides Rattus through the Horrible History of Manners, including the benefits of not holding farts in and Puritan dating,. And Jane Austen visits Historical Love Island. [S]Mon, Jun 24, 7:30 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. [S]Tue, Jun 25, 8:50 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesAll the top sporting action from the past, including Emperor Nero and Jesse Owens singing the history of the Olympics. [S]Tue, Jun 25, 4:30 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. [S,AD]Tue, Jun 25, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories13/13. Savage Songs compilation. Featuring the hip hop battle of the boasting Celts, pop superstar Cleopatra, rock rebel William Wallace, and more. [S,AD]Wed, Jun 26, 8:50 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories4/13. Historical sketches. The Tudors sing their family history, Bob explains the history of Rome in two minutes, and a mad Victorian gentleman eats King Louis XIV's mummified heart. [S,AD]Wed, Jun 26, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins

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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]Sun, Jun 16, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories12/15. Historical sketch show. Oliver Cromwell rises from obscurity, challenges King Charles I in the English Civil War and ultimately orders his execution. [S,AD]Sun, Jun 16, 8:30 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories6/15. Rowan Atkinson stars as the young King Henry VIII as he struggles with his boring dad, before becoming king and going through wives like most people go through toothbrushes. [S]Sat, Jun 15, 8:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesThe Horrible History of (sometimes literally) dressing to kill. Henry VIII has beef over whose armour is best and Louis XV dresses as a hedge. [S,AD]Sat, Jun 15, 9:35 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories10/13. Historical sketch show. A pirate chef disgusts the judges of Historical MasterChef, and a Stone Age inventor appears on Dragons' Den. [S,AD]Fri, Jun 14, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesFeaturing Victorian fake news, paparazzi, and camera men strapped to the front of moving trains, Queen Victoria shows you how her subjects invented and became obsessed with films! [S,AD]Mon, Jun 3, 7:30 PMCBBC30 mins
New: Horrible HistoriesFeaturing Victorian fake news, paparazzi, and camera men strapped to the front of moving trains, Queen Victoria shows you how her subjects invented and became obsessed with films! [S,AD]Mon, Jun 3, 5:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories10/13. Historical sketch show. A pirate chef disgusts the judges of Historical MasterChef, and a Stone Age inventor appears on Dragons' Den. [S,AD]Mon, Jun 3, 8:20 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. [S,AD]Sun, Jun 2, 4:45 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesAll the top sporting action from the past, including Emperor Nero and Jesse Owens singing the history of the Olympics. [S,AD]Sun, Jun 2, 4:20 PMCBBC25 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]Sun, Jun 2, 10:50 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible Histories5/15. Historical sketch show. A special episode about the great French leader Napoleon Bonaparte, following his rise from humble beginnings to become the emperor of France. [S,AD]Sat, Jun 1, 8:30 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]Fri, May 31, 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]Thu, May 30, 7:00 PMCBBC30 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]Wed, May 29, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
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]Tue, May 28, 7:00 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesSketch comedy series. Featuring everything you need to know about history's most famous family. Including a never-before-seen sketch. [S,AD]Mon, May 27, 7:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesSketch comedy series. Featuring everything you need to know about history's most famous family. Including a never-before-seen sketch. [S,AD]Mon, May 27, 5:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesSketch comedy series. Tsar Nicholas II gives tips for survival in Russia's extreme climate, and Lenin provides advice on how to look good after death. [S,AD]Mon, May 27, 1:45 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesA look at the most ruthless rulers of all time. Hold your nose in Versailles, because Louis XIV hasn't got any loos. [S,AD]Mon, May 27, 1:15 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesHorrible Histories takes a look at America and its various presidents, from George Washington to the present day, including President Jackson's parrot. [S,AD]Mon, May 27, 12:45 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesA look at some of history's most ingenious inventors, as we take in everything from the invention of the wheel to the crisp. [S,AD]Mon, May 27, 12:15 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesHorrible Histories takes a look at the world's greatest heroes and villains. Featuring Martin Luther King Jr and Al Capone. [S,AD]Mon, May 27, 11:50 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesA 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. [S,AD]Mon, May 27, 11:20 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesHorrible 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. [S,AD]Mon, May 27, 10:50 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesSketch comedy series. A guide to ancient civilizations, featuring new sketches about Alexander the Great's first kiss. [S,AD]Mon, May 27, 10:20 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesFrom the earliest screeches of the neanderthal, right through to Jimi Hendrix burning his guitar, Rattus Rattus guides us through the story of music making. [S,AD]Mon, May 27, 9:50 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesSketch comedy series. A tribute to Florence Nightingale, charting how she revolutionised medicine and the treatment of the sick. [S,AD]Sun, May 26, 4:50 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]Sun, May 26, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories6/13. Historical sketch show. Henry VIII promotes his all-meat, no-vegetables diet plan, and Admiral Nelson confuses everyone with his last words. [S,AD]Wed, May 15, 8:50 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories8/13. Historical sketch show. A Georgian peasant gets a posh makeover, Crimewatch BC tries to solve Julius Caesar's murder, and prepare to be confused by the Egyptian Hieroglyphics song. [S,AD]Tue, May 14, 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]Tue, May 14, 8:50 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesSketch comedy series. Horrible Histories presents a collection of some of history's finest songs, as Rattus attempts to put together his own festival. [AD]Mon, May 13, 7:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesSketch comedy series. Horrible Histories presents a collection of some of history's finest songs, as Rattus attempts to put together his own festival. [AD]Mon, May 13, 5:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories9/13. Historical sketch show. A Victorian inspector checks that school is suitably cruel, HHTV News reports live from the Great Plague, and Thumbelina drowns unpleasantly. [S,AD]Sun, May 12, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories4/15. Historical sketch show. This episode follows Mary, Queen of Scots, as she stumbles from being a young girl in Scotland to Elizabeth I's public enemy number one. [S,AD]Sat, May 11, 8:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories7/13. Joan of Arc gets a visit from a confused angel, a pirate captain tries to make his crew dress like ladies, and Mrs Celt enjoys being a Roman on Historical Wife Swap. [S,AD]Fri, May 10, 7:00 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]Fri, May 10, 8:50 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories6/13. Historical sketch show. The Ug and Ugio families go head to head on Stone Age Family Fortunes and mad King George III's doctors are even madder than he is. [S,AD]Thu, May 9, 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]Wed, May 8, 8:50 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories5/13. An Incan kid has the worst birthday ever, a Roman farmer meets a door-to-door poo salesman, and King George IV embarks on a solo musical career. [S,AD]Tue, May 7, 7:00 PMCBBC30 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]Tue, May 7, 8:50 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesSketch comedy series. Witness Aggrippina's deadly recipes for success and Napoleon's needy sister, how the Lancastrians and the Yorkists came together. [AD]Mon, May 6, 7:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesSketch comedy series. Witness Aggrippina's deadly recipes for success and Napoleon's needy sister, how the Lancastrians and the Yorkists came together. [AD]Mon, May 6, 5:30 PMCBBC30 mins
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]Mon, May 6, 8:50 AMCBBC30 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]Sun, May 5, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesHorrible Histories favourite Death, from 'Stupid Deaths', presents a show full of spooky highlights. We join him at home and get a look around as he reveals his creepiest moments. [S,AD]Sat, May 4, 8:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories4/13. Historical sketch show. Britain's greatest sailor, Admiral Nelson, turns out to be horribly seasick, and the World War Two Girls sing about girl power on the Home Front. [S,AD]Fri, May 3, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories15/15. A special episode of the historical sketch show, featuring songs from the series by King Alfred, Henry VIII, William the Conqueror and more. [S,AD]Fri, May 3, 8:50 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories3/13. Historical sketch show. In Ancient Greece it's Spartan High School Musical, a jester breaks bad news to Henry VIII, and Roman emperor Nero stars in a (not very) romantic movie. [S,AD]Thu, May 2, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins