Horrible Histories

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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,S]Sun, Dec 17, 8:30 PMCBBC30 mins

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Horrible Histories9/13. Historical sketch show. The Vikings launch an advert, Queen Elizabeth I surprises her court with some very odd laws and the Aztec priests sing their gruesome disco song. Also in HD. [AD,S]Wed, Dec 13, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories8/13. Historical sketch show. Saxon king Ethelred the Unready suffers online bullying from the Vikings and the suffragettes set the record straight in song. Also in HD. [AD,S]Tue, Dec 12, 7:00 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible Histories7/13. Historical sketch show. Robert Walpole struggles to talk to England's German king and a Scottish sportsman attacks dead cows in the Highland Games. Also in HD. [AD,S]Mon, Dec 11, 7:00 PMCBBC30 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. [AD,S]Sun, Dec 10, 8:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories9/13. Historical sketch show. The Stuarts are confused by tea, a Viking funeral ends in a fight and a child evacuated in the Blitz thinks farm animals are monsters. Also in HD. [AD,S]Sat, Dec 9, 2:40 PMCBBC30 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. Also in HD. [AD,S]Fri, Dec 8, 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. Also in HD. [AD,S]Thu, Dec 7, 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 and King George IV meets his dead relatives. Also in HD. [AD,S]Wed, Dec 6, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories3/13. Historical sketches. A Roman emperor finds an alternative to candles, an Egyptian saves on mummification, and Roundheads and Cavaliers take part in Historical Wife Swap. Also in HD. [AD,S]Sun, Dec 3, 8:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories8/13. Historical sketch show. A Georgian peasant gets a posh makeover, Crimewatch BC tries to solve Julius Caesar's murder, and the Egyptian Hieroglyphics song is confusing. Also in HD. [AD,S]Sat, Dec 2, 2:40 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. Also in HD. [AD,S]Fri, Dec 1, 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. Also in HD. [AD,S]Thu, Nov 30, 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. Also in HD. [AD,S]Wed, 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]Sun, Nov 26, 8:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories7/13. Historical sketch show. Joan of Arc gets a visit from an angel, a pirate captain makes his crew dress like ladies and Mrs Celt enjoys being a Roman on Historical Wife Swap. Also in HD. [AD,S]Sat, Nov 25, 2:55 PMCBBC25 mins
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. [AD,S]Sun, Nov 19, 8:30 PMCBBC30 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. Also in HD. [AD,S]Fri, Oct 27, 9:10 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories5/13. Historical sketch show. 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. Also in HD. [AD,S]Thu, Oct 26, 9:10 AMCBBC30 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. Also in HD. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 25, 9:10 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories13/15. Song Special: Historical sketch show. Some of history's greatest characters serenade us with tales of their lives. Featuring the all-conquering Alexander the Great. Also in HD. [AD,S]Tue, Oct 24, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories3/13. Historical sketch show. In Ancient Greece, it's time for Spartan High School Musical, and Roman emperor Nero stars in a (not very) romantic movie. Also in HD. [AD,S]Tue, Oct 24, 9:10 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories11/15. Historical sketch show. Prime Ministers Neville Chamberlain and Winston Churchill argue online over what to do about Adolf Hitler. Also in HD. [AD,S]Mon, Oct 23, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories1/13. Historical sketch show. A prank-loving emperor hosts a dinner party on Roman Come Dine with Me, and the Durham Home Guard injure themselves while learning first aid. Also in HD. [AD,S]Mon, Oct 23, 9:10 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories10/15. Historical sketch show. There is a right royal squabble over who should rule medieval England. Also in HD. [AD,S]Fri, Oct 20, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories9/15. A cave-dwelling Stone Age couple try to buy their first house. Also in HD. [AD,S]Thu, Oct 19, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories7/15. Historical sketch show. Roman emperor Caesar Augustus reveals the lazy secret of his success, and Bob Hale explains the very complex history of WWII. Also in HD. [AD,S]Tue, Oct 17, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories6/15. Queen Victoria's coronation doesn't go quite as planned and George IV pulls out all the stops to impress his guests on Historical Come Dine With Me. Also in HD. [AD,S]Mon, Oct 16, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories5/15. Historical sketch show. Famous monk St Augustine struggles to introduce Christianity to Saxon England, and Stuart diarist Samuel Pepys annoys the smartest men in Britain. Also in HD. [AD,S]Fri, Oct 13, 7:00 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. Also in HD. [AD,S]Thu, Oct 12, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories3/15. Historical sketch show. Charles Dickens sings about his life and books, and Vlad the Impaler reveals his horrible new plan for keeping out the neighbours. Also in HD. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 11, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
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. Also in HD. [AD,S]Tue, Oct 10, 7:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible Histories1/15. Historical sketch show. The Saxon gods form an unlikely team of superheroes and Rosa Parks sings about her struggle for equality. Also in HD. [AD,S]Mon, Oct 9, 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]Sun, Oct 8, 8:25 PMCBBC35 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. [AD,S,SL]Thu, Oct 5, 2:10 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]Thu, Oct 5, 8:35 AMCBBC30 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. [AD,S,SL]Wed, Oct 4, 2:15 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesRevolting Russian Revolutions: Tsar Nicholas II gives tips for survival in Russia's extreme climate. Also in HD. [AD,S]Wed, Oct 4, 8:35 AMCBBC35 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. [AD,S,SL]Tue, Oct 3, 2:10 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]Tue, Oct 3, 8:35 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. [AD,S,SL]Mon, Oct 2, 2:10 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]Mon, Oct 2, 8:35 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. Also in HD. [AD,S]Sat, Sep 30, 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]Sat, Sep 30, 3:25 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,SL]Fri, Sep 29, 2:15 PMCBBC25 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]Fri, Sep 29, 8:35 AMCBBC30 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,SL]Thu, Sep 28, 2:10 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]Thu, Sep 28, 8:35 AMCBBC30 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,SL]Wed, Sep 27, 2:10 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]Wed, Sep 27, 8:35 AMCBBC30 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]Tue, Sep 26, 2:10 PMCBBC30 mins