Horrible Histories

Series 9

Series 9, Episode 2 - Protesting with Pankhurst

4.0 15 x
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.
Series 6

May 14, 2016

3.0 1 x
Historical sketch show. This episode follows Mary, Queen of Scots, as she stumbles from being a young girl in Scotland to Elizabeth I's public enemy number one.
Series 5

Series 5, Episode 1

3.0 3 x
Historical sketch show. The Saxon gods form an unlikely team of superheroes and Rosa Parks sings about her struggle for equality
Series 6

July 25, 2015

3.0 2 x
Historical sketch show. Young William, Duke of Normandy, quarrels with Harold Godwinson about who should be king of England, before bashing the English and taking the crown.
Series 8

Series 8, Episode 15 - Beastly Bodily Functions Special

4.0 11 x
Doctors Chris and Xand van Tulleken join Rattus for a selection of old and new sketches relating to bodies.
Series 6

December 28, 2015

3.0 2 x
Historical sketch show. King Alfred the Great argues with his older brothers then defeats the Vikings using his cunning hit-and-run tactics.
Series 8

Series 8, Episode 14 - Fantastic Firsts Special

4.0 6 x
A special show featuring some of history’s greatest firsts, including the first ever library, Olympic Games, people on the moon and rat roller-skating on TV!
Series 3

Series 3, Episode 10

3.0 5 x
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.
Series 7

March 8, 2018

4.0 3 x
Sketch comedy series. A tribute to Florence Nightingale, charting how she revolutionised medicine and the treatment of the sick.

Series 7, Episode 15 - Terrible Tudor Special

3.0 3 x
Sketch comedy series. Featuring everything you need to know about history's most famous family. Including a never-before-seen sketch.