Horrible Histories

July 2018
30:00

May 6, 2016

3.0 3 x
Joan of Arc gets a visit from a confused angel and Mrs Celt tries being a Roman.
25:00

Series 3: Episode 8

3.0 0 x
Ethelred the Unready suffers online bullying and the suffragettes set the record straight.
30:00

July 26, 2015

3.0 1 x
A special episode of the historical sketch show about the great Egyptian queen Cleopatra, starring Kathryn Drysdale. We meet Cleo as she clashes with her brother, seizes power and hooks up with great Roman leaders Julius Caesar and Mark Antony. Meanwhile, across the world, we catch up with the thoughts of famous Chinese philosopher Confucius and encounter the less glamorous side of life in Rome. With, of course, our host Rattus to guide the way!
30:00

May 14, 2016

3.0 1 x
A special episode about Mary, Queen of Scots, starring Jessica Ransom. It follows the young Mary as she stumbles from being a young girl in Scotland to queen in France, back to queen in Scotland and finally to Elizabeth I's public enemy number one - with a bit of Queenian Rhapsody thrown in for good measure!
30:00

July 25, 2015

3.0 0 x
A special episode about William the Conqueror, starring Kevin Eldon. We meet young William, Duke of Normandy, as he quarrels with Harold Godwinson about who should be King of England, before bashing the English and taking the crown at the famous Battle of Hastings in 1066! Meanwhile, across the world we discover Chinese technology light years ahead of the dunderheaded Normans and Saxons in England, and meet one of the world's first scientists in Egypt. With, of course, our host Rattus to guide ...
30:00

May 5, 2016

3.0 2 x
The Ug and Ugio families go head-to-head on Stone Age Family Fortunes.
35:00

April 19, 2016

3.0 1 x
The Bafta Award-winning Horrible Histories returns for a run of three specials, beginning with Sensational Shakespeare.
30:00

May 4, 2016

3.0 2 x
An Incan kid has the worst birthday ever and George IV embarks on a solo musical career.
30:00

July 25, 2015

3.0 1 x
A special episode about the great French leader Napoleon Bonaparte, starring Jim Howick. We follow Napoleon as he rises from humble beginnings to be the emperor of France, bashing most of Europe along the way and ultimately meeting his Waterloo at, well, Waterloo! Meanwhile, across the world, we meet the Indian traveller who brought shampoo to the world. With, of course, our host Rattus to guide the way!
30:00

August 16, 2015

3.0 0 x
A special episode of the historical sketch show about Oliver Cromwell. We follow Oliver as he rises from obscurity, challenges King Charles I in the English Civil War, and ultimately orders the King's execution - as he says, a it was a 'cruel necessity'. In other parts of Britain we meet a bunch of oddly named Puritan soldiers, and the great writers Shakespeare and Milton square up for a word battle. With of course, our host Rattus to guide the way!
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