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Series 10: 15. Kings And Queens - A Right Royal Special

Horrible Histories - Series 10: 15. Kings And Queens - A Right Royal Special

Featuring a new sketch with Elizabeth I searching for a successor in her show England’s Got Monarchs, and Rattus is the guide through some of HH's most regal sketches!

14-06-2024

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Series 8: 5. Fearsome Families

Horrible Histories - Series 8: 5. Fearsome Families

Families - sometimes you love them, sometimes you bicker with them, and sometimes you marry them off to consolidate your power in Europe. Welcome to a look at some of history&rs ...

14-06-2024

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Series 8: 4. Mind Your Manners

Horrible Histories - Series 8: 4. Mind Your Manners

Rattus is panicking, as the Rat Queen is visiting the sewer and he has no idea how to behave nicely around royalty! Not only that, if he can somehow appear attractive to the Que ...

13-06-2024

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Series 8: 3. Chaotic Collabs

Horrible Histories - Series 8: 3. Chaotic Collabs

History is filled with tales of great minds coming together, and collaborating, to achieve incredible things. It’s also full of idiots working together to create an unholy ...

12-06-2024

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Series 8: 2. Fashion Faux Pas

Horrible Histories - Series 8: 2. Fashion Faux Pas

From the ancient Egyptians pioneering smelling good (a heady mix of fat and perfume plonked on your head, so that it would gradually melt throughout the day and make you smell a ...

11-06-2024

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Series 9: 4. Precious Planet

Horrible Histories - Series 9: 4. Precious Planet

Charles Darwin presents a special show, as Horrible Histories takes a timely look at our planet and how we’ve behaved towards it throughout history.\n\nWe look at how we&r ...

10-06-2024

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Series 10: 1. Daft Dads

Horrible Histories - Series 10: 1. Daft Dads

In honour of Father’s Day, Horrible Histories takes a look at some of history’s daftest dads, featuring Henry VIII, Charles Dickens, William the Conqueror and Joseph ...

07-06-2024

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Series 10: 14. Songtastic Musical Special

Horrible Histories - Series 10: 14. Songtastic Musical Special

Rattus has enlisted the help of Richie - the Horrible Histories songwriter - to help him present a special song-filled show by making every one of Rattus’s bits a song too ...

06-06-2024

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Series 10: 13. Loo Man's Gross Guide

Horrible Histories - Series 10: 13. Loo Man's Gross Guide

From bottom complaints to snot, bird poo and farts, Loo Man provides a guided tour through some of history's grossest things.

05-06-2024

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Series 10: 12. Rotten Romans In Britain

Horrible Histories - Series 10: 12. Rotten Romans In Britain

Everything from roads to baths to pies, hosts Emperor Nero and warrior queen Boudicca are here to show what the Romans did while they were here in Britain

04-06-2024

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Series 10: 11. Terrifying Tower Of London

Horrible Histories - Series 10: 11. Terrifying Tower Of London

Famous inmates, botched escapes and thefts, and Henry VIII’s favourite executions – they’re all here in a terrifying history of the Tower of London, one of Eng ...

03-06-2024

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Animated Specials: 1. Gruesome Guide To Growing Up

Horrible Histories - Animated Specials: 1. Gruesome Guide To Growing Up

Life wasn’t always fun for children in the past. Horrible Histories delves into the not-so-easy lives of children throughout history, from the strict parenting of ancient ...

31-05-2024

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Series 11: 11. Bewitching Books

Horrible Histories - Series 11: 11. Bewitching Books

Comedian and children’s author Rosie Jones is here to help Rattus choose his World Book Day outfit, and discover the gory details behind some favourite children's books!

31-05-2024

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Series 10: 9. The Chaotic Civil War

Horrible Histories - Series 10: 9. The Chaotic Civil War

Take a journey through one of the weirdest, wildest periods in English history, featuring the only time that a king has been tried and executed for treason!

30-05-2024

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Series 10: 8. Gory Greek Myths

Horrible Histories - Series 10: 8. Gory Greek Myths

From the Trojan Horse, to Jason and his Argonauts going to find the Golden Fleece, and Zeus going on historical first dates as an ant, Horrible Histories presents mythical mayhe ...

29-05-2024

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Series 10: 7. Radical Renaissance

Horrible Histories - Series 10: 7. Radical Renaissance

Legendary artists Da Vinci and Michelangelo are the guides for a journey through one of history’s most creative, and sometimes weirdest, periods.

28-05-2024

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Series 10: 6. Ruinous Rivals

Horrible Histories - Series 10: 6. Ruinous Rivals

From warring brothers to farting mothers, Horrible Histories presents some of the biggest, best and worst rivalries throughout time. Guest starring Rosie Jones, Fred Sirieix and ...

27-05-2024

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Series 10: 3. Foul Football

Horrible Histories - Series 10: 3. Foul Football

In honour of the Women’s World Cup, legendary Lioness Jill Scott is joined by Rattus for a journey through the history of the beautiful game.\n\nAlthough football as we kn ...

19-05-2024

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Series 10: 5. Hideous Homes

Horrible Histories - Series 10: 5. Hideous Homes

From how Henry VIII had the most comfortable poo possible, to finding out which bit of his house Charles Dickens called The Demon - take a tour of horrible homes through history.

22-04-2024

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Series 2: Episode 2

Horrible Histories - Series 2: Episode 2

A pirate captain regrets stealing a herd of seasick cows, a Georgian sportsman invents a whole new way of boxing, King Charles II raps about his party lifestyle, and the Georgia ...

18-04-2024

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Series 3 - Episode 2

Horrible Histories - Series 3 - Episode 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.

17-04-2024

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Series 4 - Episode 1

Horrible Histories - Series 4 - Episode 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.

16-04-2024

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Series 9: 14. Smash Hit Songs

Horrible Histories - Series 9: 14. Smash Hit Songs

Rattus has an idea that might make him millions – he is going to launch a streaming service. However, to make Ratify a success, he is going to need some great songs from h ...

16-04-2024

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Series 1 - Episode 1

Horrible Histories - Series 1 - Episode 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 boyband.

15-04-2024

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Series 10: 4. Gruesome Gunpowder Plot

Horrible Histories - Series 10: 4. Gruesome Gunpowder Plot

Horrible Histories presents the sometimes-ludicrous story of Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot.

22-03-2024

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Series 10: 2. Nhs 75th Birthday Special

Horrible Histories - Series 10: 2. Nhs 75th Birthday Special

How did the NHS come into being? When was the first kidney transplant? Is half a chicken actually a cure for anything? Find out as comedian and former psychiatric nurse Jo Brand ...

20-03-2024

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Series 8: 10. Fierce Females

Horrible Histories - Series 8: 10. Fierce Females

A show celebrating some of history’s greatest and most formidable females. We begin with ancient tales of the Scythians – incredible warrior women who were part of t ...

08-03-2024

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Series 5 - Episode 11

Horrible Histories - Series 5 - Episode 11

Historical sketch show. Prime Ministers Neville Chamberlain and Winston Churchill argue online over what to do about Adolf Hitler.

08-03-2024

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Series 5 - Episode 10

Horrible Histories - Series 5 - Episode 10

Historical sketch show. There is a right royal squabble over who should rule medieval England.

07-03-2024

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Series 5 - Episode 9

Horrible Histories - Series 5 - Episode 9

Historical sketch show. Mighty Egyptian Pharaoh, Ramesses II, meets some smelly peasants on Historical Wife Swap.

06-03-2024

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Series 5 - Episode 8

Horrible Histories - Series 5 - Episode 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.

05-03-2024

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Series 5 - Episode 7

Horrible Histories - Series 5 - Episode 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 WW2.

04-03-2024

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Series 5 - Episode 6

Horrible Histories - Series 5 - Episode 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.

01-03-2024

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Series 5 - Episode 4

Horrible Histories - Series 5 - Episode 4

Historical sketch show. Featuring the rather eccentric Georgian philosopher Jeremy Bentham and super-rich Roman politician Crassus, who raps about his blinging lifestyle.

29-02-2024

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Series 5 - Episode 1

Horrible Histories - Series 5 - Episode 1

Historical sketch show. The Saxon gods form an unlikely team of superheroes and Rosa Parks sings about her struggle for equality.

26-02-2024

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Series 9: 5. Dastardly Dance

Horrible Histories - Series 9: 5. Dastardly Dance

Strictly’s Shirley Ballas joins Rattus for a waltz through the history of dance, with Bruno Tonioli as Nero, who had his dance teacher killed, and Queen Vic’s Highla ...

23-02-2024

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Series 9: 1. British Black History

Horrible Histories - Series 9: 1. British Black History

Horrible Histories charts the contribution of Black people to British life throughout history. How did African soldiers come to be guarding Hadrian’s Wall? Why was a West ...

21-02-2024

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Series 9: 2. Protesting With Pankhurst

Horrible Histories - Series 9: 2. Protesting With Pankhurst

Protests about inequality or environmental damage are common today, but how have people protested in the past? Emmeline Pankhurst is our guide through this history of protest, f ...

19-02-2024

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Series 9: 8. Infectious Influencers

Horrible Histories - Series 9: 8. Infectious Influencers

From Cleopatra’s hairdo to Elizabeth I’s flushing loo, meet history’s biggest Influencers.

28-01-2024

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Series 9: 7. Foul Feasting

Horrible Histories - Series 9: 7. Foul Feasting

Horrible Histories serves up the history of foul feasting, from Stone Age lentils to Queen Victoria’s anti-fart bread.

21-01-2024

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Specials: 'orrible Opera

Horrible Histories - Specials: 'orrible Opera

Henry VIII, Queen Victoria and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart are our hosts for a special live concert as part of the BBC Proms season at London’s Royal Albert Hall, introducing ...

13-01-2024

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Series 9: 3. Cracking Christmas

Horrible Histories - Series 9: 3. Cracking Christmas

Horrible Histories brings you a cracking Christmas special, delving into the origins of the festive season.

24-12-2023

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Series 4 - Episode 12

Horrible Histories - Series 4 - Episode 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.

21-12-2023

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Series 4 - Episode 11

Horrible Histories - Series 4 - Episode 11

Historical sketch show. Dr Culpeper invites us all to his highly unhealthy health spa, a Crusader knight competes on Historical MasterChef.

20-12-2023

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Series 4 - Episode 10

Horrible Histories - Series 4 - Episode 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.

19-12-2023

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Series 4 - Episode 9

Horrible Histories - Series 4 - Episode 9

Historical sketch show. King Edward III gets married in a building site, while Julius Caesar reveals his not very secret tips on hiding baldness.

18-12-2023

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Series 4 - Episode 8

Horrible Histories - Series 4 - Episode 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.

15-12-2023

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Series 4 - Episode 3

Horrible Histories - Series 4 - Episode 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.

12-12-2023

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Series 4 - Episode 2

Horrible Histories - Series 4 - Episode 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.

11-12-2023

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Series 3 - Episode 12

Horrible Histories - Series 3 - Episode 12

Historical sketch show. The people of Strasbourg are afflicted with 'dance fever' and HHTV presenter Fearne Polyester reports from a bizarre Greek festival.

05-12-2023

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Series 3 - Episode 11

Horrible Histories - Series 3 - Episode 11

Historical sketch show. A pirate chef disgusts the judges of Historical Masterchef and a stone age inventor appears on Dragons' Den.

04-12-2023

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Series 3 - Episode 9

Horrible Histories - Series 3 - Episode 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.

30-11-2023

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Series 3: Episode 8

Horrible Histories - Series 3: Episode 8

HHTV reporter Mike Peabody gets caught up in the French Revolution, Henry VIII enjoys a highly dangerous sport for children, Saxon king Ethelred the Unready suffers online bully ...

29-11-2023

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Series 3 - Episode 7

Horrible Histories - Series 3 - Episode 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.

28-11-2023

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Series 3 - Episode 6

Horrible Histories - Series 3 - Episode 6

Historical sketch show. Henry VIII promotes his all meat, no vegetables diet plan, and Admiral Nelson confuses everyone with his last words.

27-11-2023

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Series 3 - Episode 5

Horrible Histories - Series 3 - Episode 5

Historical sketch show. A Welsh prince from the Middle Ages has a very stupid death, and Queen Cleopatra sings about her femme fatale reputation.

24-11-2023

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Series 3 - Episode 4

Horrible Histories - Series 3 - Episode 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 high jinks.

23-11-2023

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Series 3 - Episode 3

Horrible Histories - Series 3 - Episode 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.

22-11-2023

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Series 3 - Episode 1

Horrible Histories - Series 3 - Episode 1

Historical sketch show. Including an annoying French prankster from the Middle Ages, and what happens when Queen Elizabeth I needs the toilet.

20-11-2023

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Series 7: 15. Terrible Tudor Special

Horrible Histories - Series 7: 15. Terrible Tudor Special

Chop, chop, it's the Horrible Histories' Terrible Tudors Special, with everything you need to know about history's most famous family. Featuring a never-before-seen sketch with ...

19-11-2023

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Series 2 - Episode 12

Horrible Histories - Series 2 - Episode 12

Historical sketch show. How to paint like a caveman, World War II codebreakers forget their own code, and Henry VIII challenges the King of France to a smackdown!

17-11-2023

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Series 7: 14. Awesome Ancient Civilisations Special

Horrible Histories - Series 7: 14. Awesome Ancient Civilisations Special

Horrible Histories presents our guide to Ancient Civilizations, featuring new sketches about Alexander the Great's first kiss, Emperor Nero's greatest hits, and how double parki ...

12-11-2023

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Series 5 - Frightful First World War

Horrible Histories - Series 5 - Frightful First World War

Bob Hale and Rattus Rattus guide viewers through the horrible history of 1914-18. Featuring the soldiers, civilians, suffragettes and even kings who were caught up in the fighting.

12-11-2023

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Series 7: 13. Savage Song Special

Horrible Histories - Series 7: 13. Savage Song Special

Horrible Histories presents a collection of some of history's finest songs, as Rattus attempts to put together his own festival (the delightfully named Glastonsmelly). From sing ...

05-11-2023

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