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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 6, Highlights Special is repeated today at 7pm

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 6 Episode 13: Today at 7pm on CBBC
  2. Series 6 Episode 14: Tomorrow at 7pm on CBBC
  3. 2016 Specials Episode 3: Thursday at 7pm on CBBC
  4. 2016 Specials Episode 2: Friday at 7pm on CBBC
  5. Series 1 Episode 1: Sunday at 9:30am on CBBC
  6. Series 1 Episode 2: Sunday at 10am on CBBC
  7. Series 4 Episode 1: Monday at 8:30am on CBBC
  8. Series 4 Episode 1: Monday at 2pm on CBBC
  9. Series 2 Episode 1: Monday at 7pm on CBBC
  10. Series 4 Episode 2: Tuesday 4th April at 8:30am on CBBCShow all repeats
  11. Series 4 Episode 2: Tuesday 4th April at 2pm on CBBC
  12. Series 2 Episode 3: Tuesday 4th April at 7pm on CBBC
  13. Series 4 Episode 3: Wednesday 5th April at 8:30am on CBBC
  14. Series 2 Episode 13: Wednesday 5th April at 9am on CBBC
  15. Series 4 Episode 3: Wednesday 5th April at 2pm on CBBC
  16. Series 2 Episode 4: Wednesday 5th April at 7pm on CBBC
  17. Series 4 Episode 4: Thursday 6th April at 8:30am on CBBC
  18. Series 4 Episode 4: Thursday 6th April at 2pm on CBBC
  19. Series 2 Episode 5: Thursday 6th April at 7pm on CBBC
  20. Series 4 Episode 5: Friday 7th April at 8:30am on CBBC
  21. Series 4 Episode 5: Friday 7th April at 2pm on CBBC
  22. Series 2 Episode 6: Friday 7th April at 7pm on CBBC

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