The Sheriff of Nottingham is preparing to leave for 3 months duty in London, Sir Alan-a-Dale (Richard Coleman) is missing from Robin’s camp and presumed held captive by the Sheriff. Robin and Will Scarlet intercept the Deputy Sheriff and free a prisoner, the mysterious Ralph of Plumtree, and he insists on impersonating the Deputy Sheriff […]
The Adventures of Robin Hood was a very well made and long running 1950s show from the UK that spanned 143 episodes. It starred Richard Greene as Robin Hood along with all the other familiar Robin Hood characters.
The sign of the Blue Boar, hangs beyond the door; the serving girl called Joan, has left me to drink alone!
A boy steals a loaf of bread from the Sheriff’s men, Friar Tuck gives him sanctuary in the local church, but after 40 days, under the law of sanctuary, the boy will have to leave the country. The Sheriff demands 500 loaves to free the boy by the next midday and Robin devises a plan […]
Lord Giles (Anthony Jacobs) arrives in Nottingham to uncover tax evasions, to avoid more tax problems the Sheriff puts forward a plan to have the eccentric Lord Almar (Arthur Howard) accused of being a sorcerer, and his lands given over to Lord Giles. Marian tries to help but Almar is arrested and Robin comes to […]
Sir Geoffrey (Basil Dignam) returns from the Crusades and finds the Sheriff has moved the stream that forms the boundary marker of his estate, so that his land know forms part of the Sheriff’s own land. The Abbot is displeased with Friar Tuck’s lack of alms collected so Tuck arbitrates the dispute on Love Day, […]
Difficulties arise for Marian when she recognizes one of three knights captured by the outlaws as her cousin. Before she can beg for his release, she must first discover why he is in the company of rogues.
Robin and Derwent, out hunting, are recalled to their camp on a matter of great urgency: Will Scarlett has been arrested for poaching. Their plan to rescue him from the Sheriff’s clutches has a most unusual outcome.
A nobleman is attacked while on his way to join King Richard in the Holy Land. His murderer, Baron Onslow, changes clothes with the dead man and rides to Nottingham Castle in his place. But will his disguise fool Robin Hood?
When the Archbishop of visits Nottingham, the Sheriff sees a way of depleting Robin’s band by one; he’ll get rid of the troublesome Friar Tuck once and for all. As usual, the outlaws have the last laugh.