Horrible Histories. Image shows from L to R: Gemma Whelan, Ryan Sampson, Tom Stourton.

Horrible Histories

CBBC and BBC One sketch show based on historical fact. 106 episodes (8 series), 2009 - 2020. Stars Jim Howick, Simon Farnaby, Ben Willbond, Mathew Baynton and others.

2014 Specials, Special is repeated today at 6:55pm.

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Horrible Histories: 20 years of entertaining children

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Richard Preston, The Telegraph, 21st February 2013

Deary's attack on libraries branded 'ignorant twadle'

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Daisy Bowie-Sell, The Telegraph, 14th February 2013

Horrible Histories tours to Middle East

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Kieran Corcoran, What's On Stage, 29th August 2012

Horrible Histories film in development

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British Comedy Guide, 24th August 2012

Terry Deary: The man behind the Horrible Histories

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Jon Henley, The Guardian, 14th July 2012

Video: Horrible Histories 'Jubilee' rap

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BBC News, 1st June 2012

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Geoff Ellis, Radio Times, 18th May 2012

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Geoff Ellis, Radio Times, 11th May 2012

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The Scotsman, 17th April 2012

Horrible Histories: one of the smartest comedies on TV

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Stephen Kelly, The Guardian, 12th April 2012