|Horrible Histories - Series 2, Episode 1|
|Season Two, Episode One|
|Air date||31 May 2010|
|Written by||Mathew Baynton, Gerard Foster, Jon Holmes, Greg Jenner, Giles Pilbrow, Steve Punt, & Laurence Rickard|
Series 1, Episode 13
Horrible Histories - Series 2, Episode 1 was the 14th episode of the Horrible Histories TV series, having first aired on the 31st of April, 2010, on the CBBC.
This episode includes a prank-loving emperor hosting a dinner party on Roman Come Dine with Me, the Durham Home Guard injuring themselves while learning first aid, & a Viking rock band painting the town red... literally.
Roman Come Dine With Me Edit
Emperor Elagabalus plays some very nasty practical jokes on his dinner guests. (A parody of Come Dine with Me)
Elizabeth I portraitEdit
Elizabeth I is picky about her portrait.
Queen Elizabeth loved plays by Shakespeare, especially one called 'Titus Andronicus' in which Roman Emperor Titus serves up an unusual pie to one unfortunate woman. Is the pie made from...?
A: Her two dogs
B: Her two sons
C: Leek & broccoli
William Shakespeare on “Words what I made up”Edit
The invention of BadmintonEdit
Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild (Animation)Edit
Meet the many eccentric pets of Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild.
Victorian Niagara Falls daredevil tells of his stupid death, which wasn’t as heroic as his work.
The story of the Gunpowder Plot as an action movie “Fawkes’ 13”.
The Duke of Monmouth led another failed attempt to remove James II from power, but what happened to the bodies of his followers after they'd been executed...?
A: Their heads were put on spikes
B: They were burned on a bonfire
C: They were preserved in tar
Charles I punishmentsEdit
Charles I’s unusual punishments for government critics.
Arming the British Home Guard discussionEdit
PM Winston Churchill discusses arming the British Home Guard.
Durham Home Guard First Aid trainingEdit
The Durham Home Guard branch do more damage to themselves than to the enemy.
Attempting to navigate by following (but not necessarily feeding) a raven.
- Main article: Literally
The Vikings sing about their landing in Britain & some of the vicious things they got up to…literally!
|Rotten Romans||Terrible Tudors||Incredible Incas||Vile Victorians||Slimy Stuarts||Woeful Second World War||Vicious Vikings|
|Roman Come Dine with Me||Elizabeth I portrait||Historical Mastermind||Shouty Man||Incan Sham-pee||The invention of Badminton||Walter Rothschild||Stupid Deaths||Fawkes' 13||Charles I's punishments||Arming the British Home Guard discussion||Video Game||Durham Home Guard First Aid training||Navigation by a raven||Song|
|Rattus Rattus (voiced by John Eccleston)|
- Series 2, Episode 1 at Horrible Histories TV