Horrible Histories

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Horrible HistoriesEpisode 8. 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. [S,AD]Thu, Jun 30, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 7. Historical sketch show. Roman emperor Caesar Augustus reveals the lazy secret of his success, and TV's most excitable reporter Bob Hale explains the very complex history of WWII. [S,AD]Thu, Jun 30, 3:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 9. Historical sketch show. King Edward III gets married on a building site, while Julius Caesar reveals his not-very-secret tips on hiding baldness. [S,AD]Fri, Jul 1, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 8. Historical sketch show. A Celtic farmer isn't terribly keen on plans for Hadrian's Wall, and the brainy pioneers of transportation sing about their inventions. [S,AD]Fri, Jul 1, 3:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 1. 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. [S,AD]Fri, Jul 1, 5:30 PMCBBC30 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]Mon, Jul 4, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 9. Historical sketch show. There is public confusion when King Charles II bans coffee shops, and Egyptian pharaoh Ramesses II meets some smelly peasants on Historical Wife Swap. [S,AD]Mon, Jul 4, 3:00 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, Jul 5, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 10. Historical sketch show. There is a right royal squabble over who should rule medieval England. [S,AD]Tue, Jul 5, 3:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 11. Historical sketch show. Prime ministers Neville Chamberlain and Winston Churchill argue online over what to do about Adolf Hitler. [S,AD]Wed, Jul 6, 3:00 PMCBBC30 mins

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Horrible HistoriesEpisode 6. Historical sketch show. Queen Victoria's coronation doesn't go quite as planned, while George IV pulls out all the stops to impress his guests on Historical Come Dine with Me. [S,AD]Wed, Jun 29, 3:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 6. Historical sketch show. A confused Christopher Columbus declares he has found India, and a Georgian woman reveals her very stupid death. [S,AD]Wed, Jun 29, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 3. Historical sketch show. Queen Elizabeth I goes online dating, Greek philosopher Socrates foils his own rescue from prison, and Emicho of the Rhineland goes crusading. [S,AD]Tue, Jun 28, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 3. 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. [S,AD]Mon, Jun 27, 3:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 2. Historical sketch show. Henry VIII appears on a TV show hoping to raise money from his antique abbeys. Also, Charles Darwin sings about his theory of natural selection. [S,AD]Mon, Jun 27, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesWicked William the Conqueror Special. Young William, Duke of Normandy, takes the crown at the famous Battle of Hastings in 1066. [S,AD]Sun, Jun 26, 6:30 PMCBBC28 mins
Horrible HistoriesFrightful First World War. Bob Hale and Rattus Rattus guide viewers through the horrible history of 1914-18. [S,AD]Sun, Jun 26, 2:00 PMCBBC45 mins
Horrible HistoriesRidiculous Romance. A romance special of the award-winning comedy, featuring some of history's biggest love rats. King Henry VIII goes on a TV dating show. [S,AD]Sun, Jun 26, 1:35 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 3. 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]Fri, Jun 24, 5:30 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 2. 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]Fri, Jun 24, 3:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 1. Historical sketch show. Dick Whittington pitches a movie about his life, and some German bomber pilots find an unfortunate use for a tourist guidebook to Britain. [S,AD]Fri, Jun 24, 10:45 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]Thu, Jun 23, 3:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesSavage Song Special. Savage Songs compilation. Featuring the hip hop battle of the boasting Celts, pop superstar Cleopatra, rock rebel William Wallace, and more. [S,AD]Thu, Jun 23, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesSmash Hit Songs. Rattus is looking for history's best songs for his streaming service, Ratify. [S,AD]Wed, Jun 22, 3:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 12. 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. [S,AD]Tue, Jun 21, 3:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 12. Historical sketch show. The people of Strasbourg are afflicted with dance fever, and HHTV presenter Fearne Polyester reports from a bizarre Greek festival. [S,AD]Tue, Jun 21, 10:45 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 10. 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 20, 10:45 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 12. 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]Sun, Jun 19, 2:15 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 11. Historical sketch show. Prime ministers Neville Chamberlain and Winston Churchill argue online over what to do about Adolf Hitler. [S,AD]Sun, Jun 19, 1:45 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 10. Historical sketch show. There is a right royal squabble over who should rule medieval England. [S,AD]Sun, Jun 19, 1:15 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 10. Historical sketch show. First World War soldiers try some unusual ways to cure frostbite in the winter. Plus the not-at-all-romantic movie starring William the Conqueror. [S,AD]Fri, Jun 17, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 9. 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. [S,AD]Thu, Jun 16, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 8. Historical sketch show. Saxon king Ethelred the Unready suffers online bullying from the Vikings and the suffragettes set the record straight in song. [S,AD]Wed, Jun 15, 10:45 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 7. Historical sketch show. Robert Walpole struggles to talk to England's German king and a Scottish sportsman attacks dead cows in the Highland Games. [S,AD]Tue, Jun 14, 10:45 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 6. Historical sketch show. Henry VIII promotes his all-meat, no-vegetables diet plan, and Admiral Nelson confuses everyone with his last words. [S,AD]Mon, Jun 13, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 9. Historical sketch show. There is public confusion when King Charles II bans coffee shops, and Egyptian pharaoh Ramesses II meets some smelly peasants on Historical Wife Swap. [S,AD]Sun, Jun 12, 2:10 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 8. Historical sketch show. A Celtic farmer isn't terribly keen on plans for Hadrian's Wall, and the brainy pioneers of transportation sing about their inventions. [S,AD]Sun, Jun 12, 1:40 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 7. Historical sketch show. Roman emperor Caesar Augustus reveals the lazy secret of his success, and TV's most excitable reporter Bob Hale explains the very complex history of WWII. [S,AD]Sun, Jun 12, 1:10 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 5. 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]Fri, Jun 10, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 4. 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]Thu, Jun 9, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 3. 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, Jun 8, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 2. 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, Jun 7, 10:45 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesAztec Home Cooking and Victorian Manners. 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, Jun 6, 10:45 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 6. Historical sketch show. Queen Victoria's coronation doesn't go quite as planned, while George IV pulls out all the stops to impress his guests on Historical Come Dine with Me. [S,AD]Sun, Jun 5, 2:05 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 4. 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]Sun, Jun 5, 1:35 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 3. 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. [S,AD]Sun, Jun 5, 1:10 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 2. 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, May 29, 2:10 PMCBBC25 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]Sun, May 29, 1:40 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 12. Henry VIII challenges the King of France to a... [S,AD] Followed by Deadly 60: Our Planet Matters; Steve Backshall shares his tips for things we can all do to combat climate change.Fri, May 27, 10:40 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 9. 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. [S,AD]Tue, May 24, 10:40 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 8. 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]Mon, May 23, 10:40 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 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, May 22, 2:00 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 12. 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. [S,AD]Sun, May 22, 1:35 PMCBBC25 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]Sun, May 22, 1:05 PMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 7. 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 20, 10:40 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 6. 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 19, 10:40 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesSmash Hit Songs. Rattus is looking for history's best songs for his streaming service, Ratify. [S,AD,SL]Wed, May 18, 2:00 PMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 5. 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]Wed, May 18, 10:40 AMCBBC25 mins
Horrible HistoriesEpisode 4. 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]Tue, May 17, 10:40 AMCBBC30 mins
Horrible HistoriesCursed Careers. Rattus considers a career change, and luckily he has the whole of history to look through for ideas. Could he be an inventor like Babbage, or is the pirate life for him? [S,AD,SL]Mon, May 16, 2:00 PMCBBC30 mins