Horrible Histories - Series 2, Episode 10
Season Two, Episode Ten
Air date 6 July 2010
Written by Mathew Baynton, Dave Cohen, Giles Pilbrow, Steve Punt, Laurence Rickard, Ben Ward, & Ben Willbond
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WARNING: This episode contains some brief language. 

Horrible Histories - Series 2, Episode 10 was the 23rd episode of the Horrible Histories TV series, having first aired on July 6, 2010. 


Measly Middle AgesEdit

News as 1066Edit

The News at 1066 provides updates from the Norman Conquest via Bayeux Tapestry.

Now That's What I Call Historical MusicEdit

Now That’s What I Call Miserable!: Vol.3Edit

Trubador Bertran de Born releases “Now That’s What I Call Miserable!: Vol.3” to mixed reviews including Simon Cowell’s (a call back to the animated pig piano sketch in Series 1). 

Vile VictoriansEdit

Victorian EastEndersEdit

All a seventh child wants for his fifth birthday is a name.

Shouty ManEdit

Victorian MaidEdit

Scary StoriesEdit

The FreaksEdit

Cut-Throat CeltsEdit

Historical Fashion FixEdit

Celtic WarriorEdit

A Celtic warrior gets an unusual pre-battle makeover.


Main article: Boudicca

One of the most fierce Celtic warriors sings about her story. 

Slimy StuartsEdit

Charles I's weddingEdit

King Charles I’s French bride is less than pleased to learn he’s sent a stand-in groom.

New English prayer books used in ScotlandEdit

A Scots congregation needs some serious persuasion to accept the new English prayer books.

Gorgeous GeorgiansEdit

HHTV SportEdit

Pinching MatchEdit

Play-by-play of a pinching match.

Georgian ArmyEdit

A fresh army recruit gets a rude surprise on reporting for duty.

Awful EgyptiansEdit

Cleopatra's beauty regimeEdit

Historical HospitalEdit

Dr. Isis, Ancient Egyptian DoctorEdit

Dr. Isis prescribes some surprisingly effective treatments. 


Measly Middle Ages Vile Victorians Cut-Throat Celts Slimy Stuarts Gorgeous Georgians Awful Egyptians
News at 1066 Now That's What I Call Historical Music Victorian EastEnders Shouty Man Scary Stories Historical Fashion Fix Song Charles I's wedding New English prayer books used in Scotland HHTV Sports Georgian Army Cleopatra's beauty regime Historical Hospital
Mathew Baynton x x x x
Simon Farnaby
Sarah Hadland
Martha Howe-Douglas x x
Jim Howick x x
Laurence Rickard
Ben Willbond x
Susie Donkin
Lawry Lewin
Alice Lowe
Nathaniel Martello-White
Dominique Moore
Daniel Taylor
Giles Terera
Katy Wix
David Baddiel x
Terry Deary
Alexei Sayle
Rattus Rattus (voiced by John Eccleston)
Jon Culshaw
Jess Robinson
Dave Lamb


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