Series 1


Series 1

Sketches, cartoons and quizzes liberally splattered with blood and gore, based on the successful books.


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Episodes List

Episode 1

1. Horrible Histories: Series 1, Episode 1

A pirate captain worries about an early bedtime and the four King Georges form a boy band.

Episode 2

2. Horrible Histories: Series 1, Episode 2

A Stone Age doctor tries to help a modern patient and a Pharaoh invents the pyramid.

Episode 3

3. Horrible Histories: Series 1, Episode 3

A Roman emperor finds a nasty alternative to candles, and an Egyptian tries to save money.

Episode 4

4. Horrible Histories: Series 1, Episode 4

The Tudors sing their family history, and Bob explains the history of Rome in two minutes.

Episode 5

5. Horrible Histories: Series 1, Episode 5

A priest makes a piano from live pigs, while Emperor Caligula declares war on the sea.

Episode 6

6. Horrible Histories: Series 1, Episode 6

An evil Greek god guests on a chat show, and a Georgian swaps his wife with a peasant.

Episode 7

7. Horrible Histories: Series 1, Episode 7

A terrible smell hits the Houses of Parliament, and Cinderella struggles with the Blitz.

Episode 8

8. Horrible Histories: Series 1, Episode 8

The Saxons exchange disgusting Christmas presents, and a caveman goes on a cookery show.

Episode 9

9. Horrible Histories: Series 1, Episode 9

A Victorian inspector checks school is cruel, plus a news report from the Great Plague.

Episode 10

10. Horrible Histories: Series 1, Episode 10

Celt housewives find decorative uses for severed heads. Plus revolting Roman toilets.

Episode 11

11. Horrible Histories: Series 1, Episode 11

Queen Victoria learns that her British comforts are not very British.

Episode 12

12. Horrible Histories: Series 1, Episode 12

A Victorian teacher is confused by her pupils' bizarre names.

Episode 13

13. Horrible Histories: Series 1, Episode 13

A lazy aristocrat invents the sandwich and the Romans host their own cookery show.