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.

Catch-up on Special on BBC iPlayer   Series 8, Special is repeated tomorrow at 9:25am.

The WWI comedy newspaper

Horrible Histories focuses on the real-life story of The Wipers Times, a satirical newspaper distributed in the trenches.

From 2014 Specials, Episode 2. Featuring: Jim Howick, Simon Farnaby, Mathew Baynton, Laurence Rickard.

More Horrible Histories videos