Horrible Histories - Series 3, Episode 10
Season Three, Episode Ten
Air date 12 July 2011
Written by Dave Cohen, Giles Pilbrow, Laurence Rickard, & Ben Ward
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Horrible Histories - Series 3, Episode 10 was the 36th episode of Horrible Histories, having first aired on the 12th of July, 2011, on the CBBC.

This episode includes some First World War soldiers trying some very unusual ways to cure frostbite in the winter. Plus, the not-at-all romantic movie starring William the Conqueror, the story of Aztec Emperor Motecuhzoma, & a strange Stuart doctor taking a snooze during the middle of a battle.

Sketches Edit

Frightful First World War Edit

Winter in the Trenches Edit

Trying–& failing–to keep warm in the trenches in wintertime.

Historical Masterchef Edit

WWI Edit

Wartime improvisation is the order of the day.

Smashing Saxons Edit

HHTV News Edit

The Anglo-Saxon Report Edit

Movie Trailer Edit

Mud & Matilda Edit

The tumultuous love story of William the Conqueror & Matilda of Flanders is retold in “Mud & Matilda”. (A romantic comedy film trailer parody)

Words We Get From History Edit

Words We Get From The Normans Edit

Gorgeous Georgians Edit

Going to a Hospital Edit

A fashionable day out to view the patients in Bedlam

Solomon’s Live (not so very) Long Water (advertisement) Edit

Mercury is the key ingredient in Solomon’s Live (not so very) Long Water.

Angry Aztecs Edit

Scary Stories Edit

The Mystery of Motecuhzoma Edit

Video Game Edit

Warrior! Spanish Conquistador vs. Aztec Warrior Edit

Rotten Romans Edit

Danke Magazine Edit

Barbarian fashion tips.

The Fall of Rome Edit

The conquering barbarian hordes find deciding where exactly to begin sacking Rome isn’t as simple as it seems.

Slimy Stuarts Edit

William Harvey's Research Edit

William Harvey is willing to go to any lengths to further his anatomical research.

Song Edit

Main article: The English Civil War Song

The Cavaliers & Roundheads dance off their stories of war.

Cast Edit

Frightful First World War Smashing Saxons Gorgeous Georgians Angry Aztecs Rotten Romans Slimy Stuarts
Winter in the Trenches Historical Masterchef HHTV News Movie Trailer Words We Get From History Going to a Hospital Advertisement Scary Stories Video Game Danke Magazine The Fall of Rome William Harvey's Research Song
Mathew Baynton x x x
Simon Farnaby x x
Martha Howe-Douglas x x x
Jim Howick x
Laurence Rickard x x x
Ben Willbond x
Susie Donkin
Lawry Lewin
Alice Lowe x
Dominique Moore
Rhashan Stone
Giles Terera
Katy Wix
David Baddiel x
Terry Deary
Tanni Grey-Thompson
Rattus Rattus (voiced by John Eccleston)
Jon Culshaw
Jess Robinson
Dave Lamb


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