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.

Series 6, Episode 1 is repeated today at 7pm.

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Grace Dent's TV OD: Horrible Histories

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Grace Dent, The Guardian, 28th May 2011

Horrible Histories: comedy for all ages

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Maggie Brown, The Guardian, 25th May 2011

Laurence Rickard interview

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Martina Fowler, TV Choice, 24th May 2011

Win tickets to the Horrible Histories Prom!

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Radio Times, 24th May 2011

How Horrible Histories became a huge hit

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Leo Hickman, The Guardian, 17th March 2011

BBC orders Horrible Histories game show

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British Comedy Guide, 9th February 2011

Horrible Histories style kids gameshow with Dave Lamb

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The Mirror, 9th February 2011

The best laughs are on children's TV

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Gerard Gilbert, The Independent, 26th January 2011

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Sky, 17th December 2010

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Catherine Gee, The Telegraph, 17th December 2010