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Horrible Histories. Image shows from L to R: Frances (Miles Jupp), William Shakespeare (Tom Stourton), Jessica Ransom. Copyright: Lion Television / Citrus Television.

Horrible Histories

CBBC and BBC One sketch show. 84 episodes (6 series), 2009 - 2016. Stars Jim Howick, Simon Farnaby, Ben Willbond, Mathew Baynton, Martha Howe-Douglas, Laurence Rickard, John Eccleston and others.

Another series is in development.
Series 2, Episode 5 is repeated on tomorrow at 9:30am

Production Details

Production companies

Lion Television

Citrus Television

Laugh track
None

Location

Series 6 largely filmed on location at Dorney Court, South Buckinghamshire; Ham House, Richmond-upon-Thames; and Strawberry Hill House, Twickenham.

Broadcast details

First broadcast
Thursday 16th April 2009 on BBC One at 4:35pm
Last new broadcast
Monday 5th September 2016 on CBBC at 5pm
Upcoming repeats
  1. Series 2 Episode 5: Tomorrow at 9:30am on CBBC
  2. Series 2 Episode 6: Tomorrow at 10am on CBBC
  3. Series 5 Episode 1: Monday at 9:40am on CBBC
  4. Series 5 Episode 1: Monday at 2:35pm on CBBC
  5. Series 3 Episode 4: Monday at 7pm on CBBC
  6. Series 5 Episode 2: Tuesday at 9:40am on CBBC
  7. Series 3 Episode 5: Tuesday at 7pm on CBBC
  8. Series 5 Episode 3: Wednesday at 9:40am on CBBC
  9. Series 5 Episode 3: Wednesday at 2:35pm on CBBC
  10. Series 3 Episode 6: Wednesday at 7pm on CBBCShow all repeats
  11. Series 5 Episode 4: Thursday at 9:40am on CBBC
  12. Series 5 Episode 4: Thursday at 2:35pm on CBBC
  13. Series 3 Episode 7: Thursday at 7pm on CBBC
  14. Series 5 Episode 5: Friday at 9:40am on CBBC
  15. Series 5 Episode 5: Friday at 2:35pm on CBBC
  16. Series 3 Episode 9: Friday at 7pm on CBBC
  17. Series 2 Episode 5: Saturday 3rd June at 3:20pm on CBBC
  18. 2016 Specials Episode 2: Sunday 4th June at 9:30am on CBBC
  19. Series 2 Episode 7: Sunday 4th June at 10am on CBBC
  20. 2016 Specials Episode 2: Sunday 4th June at 6pm on CBBC
  21. Series 3 Episode 9: Monday 5th June at 7pm on CBBC
  22. Series 3 Episode 10: Tuesday 6th June at 7pm on CBBC
  23. Series 3 Episode 11: Wednesday 7th June at 7pm on CBBC
  24. Series 3 Episode 12: Thursday 8th June at 7pm on CBBC
  25. Series 3 Episode 13: Friday 9th June at 7pm on CBBC

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