Horrible Histories

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Horrible HistoriesFormidable Florence Nightingale. Sketch comedy series. A tribute to Florence Nightingale, charting how she revolutionised medicine and the treatment of the sick. [S,AD]Mon, Jan 27, 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. [S,AD]Tue, Jan 28, 7:05 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. [S,AD]Wed, Jan 29, 7:05 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. [S,AD]Thu, Jan 30, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 4. 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]Fri, Jan 31, 5:30 PMCBBC30 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. [S,AD]Fri, Jan 31, 7:05 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesRevolting Russian Revolutions. Sketch 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]Sat, Feb 1, 8:25 PMCBBC35 mins
Horrible HistoriesMind Your Manners. Jane Austen is on Historical Love Island. Plus, why you shouldn't hold farts in. [S,AD]Sun, Feb 2, 11:35 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesQueen Vic's Home Vids. Fake news! Paparazzi! A lack of health and safety! See how the Victorians invented films! [S,AD]Mon, Feb 3, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins

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Horrible HistoriesChaotic Collabs. Amazing collaborations including Shakespeare brainstorming Macbeth. [S,AD]Sun, Jan 26, 11:35 AMCBBC30 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. [S,AD]Sat, Jan 25, 8:30 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. [S,AD]Fri, Jan 24, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 3. 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]Fri, Jan 24, 5:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesRevolting Russian Revolutions. Sketch 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]Thu, Jan 23, 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. [S,AD]Wed, Jan 22, 7:05 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. [S,AD]Mon, Jan 20, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesFashion Faux Pas. The 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]Sun, Jan 19, 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. [S,AD]Sat, Jan 18, 8:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesHeroic Heroes and Villainous Villains. Horrible Histories takes a look at the world's greatest heroes and villains. Featuring Martin Luther King Jr and Al Capone. [S,AD]Fri, Jan 17, 7:10 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 2. 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, Jan 17, 5:30 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. [S,AD]Thu, Jan 16, 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. [S,AD]Wed, Jan 15, 7:05 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. [S,AD]Tue, Jan 14, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesMonstrous Musicians. From 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, Jan 13, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesQueen Vic's Home Vids. Fake news! Paparazzi! A lack of health and safety! See how the Victorians invented films! [S,AD]Sun, Jan 12, 11:35 AMCBBC30 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. [S,AD]Sat, Jan 11, 8:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 1. 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]Fri, Jan 10, 5:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesHeroic Heroes and Villainous Villains. Horrible Histories takes a look at the world's greatest heroes and villains. Featuring Martin Luther King Jr and Al Capone. [S,AD]Sat, Jan 4, 8:30 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. [S,AD]Sat, Dec 14, 8:25 PMCBBC35 mins
Horrible HistoriesBizarre Beasts. Charles Darwin presents Yummy Planet, and some farting fish almost start a nuclear war! [S,AD]Fri, Dec 13, 1:50 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesFearsome Families. Fred Siriex welcomes Queen Victoria to historical first dates. [S,AD]Fri, Dec 13, 1:20 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesMind Your Manners. Jane Austen is on Historical Love Island. Plus, why you shouldn't hold farts in. [S,AD]Fri, Dec 13, 12:50 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesChaotic Collabs. Amazing collaborations including Shakespeare brainstorming Macbeth. [S,AD]Fri, Dec 13, 12:20 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesFashion Faux Pas. The 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]Fri, Dec 13, 11:55 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 1. Historical sketch show. The Saxon gods form an unlikely team of superheroes and Rosa Parks sings about her struggle for equality. [S,AD]Tue, Dec 3, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 11. Historical sketch show. Dr Culpeper invites us all to his highly unhealthy health spa and a Crusader knight competes on Historical MasterChef. [S,AD]Tue, Dec 3, 1:45 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesPutrid Politics. Dani Dyer becomes Rattus' political advisor for tales of parliamentary people and plots. [S,AD]Tue, Dec 3, 1:15 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesMoon Mayhem. Dara O Briain joins Rattus for a show marking the 1969 moon landings. The first use of rocket power, the Space Race, and poo floating in the Apollo 10 cockpit - it's all here! [S,AD]Tue, Dec 3, 12:50 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 10. 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]Tue, Dec 3, 12:20 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesFearsome Families. Fred Siriex welcomes Queen Victoria to historical first dates. [S,AD]Tue, Dec 3, 11:50 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesMind Your Manners. Jane Austen is on Historical Love Island. Plus, why you shouldn't hold farts in. [S,AD]Tue, Dec 3, 11:20 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesChaotic Collabs. Amazing collaborations including Shakespeare brainstorming Macbeth. [S,AD]Tue, Dec 3, 10:50 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesFashion Faux Pas. The 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]Tue, Dec 3, 10:20 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesQueen Vic's Home Vids. Fake news! Paparazzi! A lack of health and safety! See how the Victorians invented films! [S,AD]Tue, Dec 3, 9:50 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. [S,AD]Tue, Dec 3, 9:25 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesSketch comedy series. A guide to ancient civilizations, featuring new sketches about Alexander the Great's first kiss. [S,AD]Mon, Dec 2, 1:50 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. [S,AD]Mon, Dec 2, 1:20 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. [S,AD]Mon, Dec 2, 12:50 PMCBBC30 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. [S,AD]Mon, Dec 2, 12:25 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesSketch comedy series. A look at the hideous history of health, from the invention of toilet paper to the healthy origins of the cornflake. [S,AD]Mon, Dec 2, 11:55 AMCBBC30 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, Dec 2, 11:20 AMCBBC35 mins
Horrible Histories2/13. Historical sketch show. A pirate regrets stealing a herd of cows, King Charles II raps about his party lifestyle, and the Georgian army goes to war against a bunch of schoolboys. [S,AD]Mon, Dec 2, 10:50 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories13/15. Historical sketch show. Some of history's greatest characters serenade us with tales of their lives. Featuring the all-conquering Alexander the Great. [S,AD]Fri, Nov 29, 7:00 PMCBBC30 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]Fri, Nov 29, 1:35 PMCBBC30 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]Fri, Nov 29, 1:05 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesA special episode looking at explorers, from the Vikings' first small steps on American soil to humankind's first giant leaps on the moon. [S,AD]Fri, Nov 29, 12:35 PMCBBC30 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]Fri, Nov 29, 12:05 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories12/15. Historical sketch show. Featuring a female dinosaur expert who sells seashells down on the seashore. Also, a handsome scientist reveals the weird wonders of the Greek Universe. [S,AD]Thu, Nov 28, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories11/15. Historical sketch show. Prime ministers Neville Chamberlain and Winston Churchill argue online over what to do about Adolf Hitler. [S,AD]Wed, Nov 27, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins