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Horrible Histories. Image shows from L to R: Laurence Rickard, Mathew Baynton, Simon Farnaby, Martha Howe-Douglas, Ben Willbond. Copyright: Lion Television / Citrus Television.

Horrible Histories

CBBC and BBC One sketch show. 88 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 6, Episode 14 is repeated on tomorrow at 2:15pm

Production Details

Production companies

Lion Television

Citrus Television

Laugh track


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 6 Episode 14: Tomorrow at 2:15pm on CBBC
  2. Series 1 Episode 1: Monday at 7pm on CBBC
  3. Series 1 Episode 2: Tuesday at 7pm on CBBC
  4. Series 1 Episode 3: Wednesday at 7pm on CBBC
  5. Series 1 Episode 4: Thursday at 7pm on CBBC
  6. King John And The Magna Carta Episode 1: Sunday 11th December at 2:15pm on CBBC
  7. Horrible Christmas Episode 1: Monday 12th December at 8:30pm on CBBC
  8. Horrible Christmas Episode 1: Thursday 15th December at 5:30pm on CBBC

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