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aired from: Oct 1955 to: Nov 1960 143 eps ITV 30 min mono black & white

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    1st Season 1955-56

  1. "The Coming of Robin Hood"
    gs: Leo McKern [ Sir Roger de Lisle ], Gerard Heinz [ Count de Severne ], Alfie Bass [ Edgar ]

    Robin of Locksley has been fighting in the crusades in the Holy Land for many years, and when he arrives home again, he finds a sorry situation. Prince John is trying to seize power, and the Normans are in control everywhere. Even Robin's own land has been seized by a Norman knight. Where can he look for friends?

    b: 26 Sep 55 pc: 1 w: Lawrence McClellan d: Bernard Knowles
  2. "The Moneylender"
    gs: Alfie Bass [ Edgar ], Bruce Seton [ Scatlock ], Leo McKern [ Herbert ], John Drake [ Lord FitzWilliam ], Willoughby Gray [ Nailer ], Kenneth Edwards [ Hawkins ], David Edwards [ 1st outlaw ], Peter Macarte [ 2nd outlaw ], Victor Woolf [ Clem ]

    Robin, a new recruit to Scatlock's outlaw band, is sent out to bring back some loot from a moneylender who has exacted 100% interest from the people to whom he has lent money. But Robin's actions are displeasing to Scatlock.

    b: 3 Oct 55 pc: 2 w: Eric Heath d: Ralph Smart
  3. "Dead or Alive"
    gs: Simone Lovell [ Joan ], John Rutland [ Earl ], Agnes Bernelle [ Countess ], Gabriel Toyne [ Eric ], Victor Woolf [ Alfred ]

    Little John escapes from the bondage of his feudal lord, but is caught in a tavern by the Sheriff's men. The sergeant offers him his freedom if he will go into Sherwood Forest and bring back an outlaw. Little John agrees, and in the forest meets Robin Hood for the first time.

    b: 10 Oct 55 pc: 3 w: Eric Heath d: Dan Birt
  4. "Friar Tuck"
    gs: Leslie Phillips [ Sir William ], Douglas Wilmer [ Lord Germain ], Simone Lovell [ Joan ], Faith Bailey [ Mildred ], John Drake [ Harold ]

    Friar Tuck calls on Robin to help the course of true love run smoothly. A young girl in love with a yeoman has sought sanctuary with the Friar after discovering that the lord of the manor has a different suitor in mind for her. Disguised as a monk, Robin sets out to help.

    b: 17 Oct 55 pc: 4 w: Eric Heath d: Ralph Smart
  5. "Maid Marian"
    gs: John Drake [ Ned ], Marie Burke [ Nanny ], Victor Woolf [ Cedric ], Willoughby Gray [ Much ], Shaun Noble [ Edgar ], David Edwards [ Lieutenant ], Gabriel Toyne [ Derek ]

    The waylaying of a courier by the outlaws has a surprising result - for Robin - who finds himself in a perilous position. Maid Marian is suspected of being an enemy of the outlaws.

    b: 24 Oct 55 pc: 5 w: Anne Rodney d: Ralph Smart
  6. "A Guest for the Gallows"
    gs: Dennis Shaw [ Butcher ], Robert Desmond [ Will Stutely ], Jan Miller [ Lass ]

    The Sheriff has sentenced a peasant, Will Stutely, to death. Robin disguises himself as a butcher, and plans to get an interview with the Sheriff by starting a riot - but what good will that do?

    b: 31 Oct 55 pc: 11 w: Eric Heath d: Ralph Smart
  7. "The Challenge"
    gs: Ian Hunter [ Sir Richard of the Lea ], Patricia Burke [ Lady Leonia ], John Drake [ Simon ]

    The Sheriff thinks one of his men is the best archer in the land. Sir Richard of the Lea says he knows of someone even better - Robin - and a contest is arranged. The outcome is never in doubt, but Sir Richard soon has cause to regret that he ever supported Robin.

    b: 7 Nov 55 pc: 8 w: Eric Heath d: Ralph Smart
  8. "Queen Eleanor"
    gs: Jill Esmond [ Queen Eleanor ], Ballard Berkeley [ Count de Waldern ], Gerald Cross [ Bruno ], John Drake [ Sir Giles ]

    The Queen Mother, Eleanor of Acquitaine, arrives in Nottingham on a mission to collect money in aid of King Richard's was against the Saracens. The Sheriff, after making a generous donation, plots to waylay the party and get his money back, but Marian persuades the Queen to let Robin help her.

    b: 14 Nov 55 pc: 9 w: Eric Heath d: Dan Birt
  9. "Checkmate"
    gs: Leslie Phillips [ Count de Waldern ], Alastair Hunter [ Armourer ], Willoughby Gray [ Major domo ], Marie Burke [ Granny ], Victor Woolf [ Cedric ]

    The Count de Waldern makes himself unpopular with Robin when he makes advances to Maid Marian. The Count invites her to dinner, but he finds he has two uninvited guests.

    b: 21 Nov 55 pc: 10 w: Peter Lambda d: Ralph Smart
  10. "The Ordeal"
    gs: Alfie Bass [ Edgar ], Dorothy Alison [ Matilda ], Willoughby Gray [ Humphrey ], John Drake [ Alvin ]

    Edgar, one of the outlaws, is falsely accused by the Sheriff of the murder of Jack the Wagoner. He must submit to trial by ordeal - by plucking an iron bar from a boiling caldron.

    b: 28 Nov 55 pc: 12 w: Eric Heath d: Dan Birt
  11. "A Husband for Marian"
    gs: Brian Worth [ Sir Hubert ], Thora Hird [ Ada ], A J Brown [ Uncle George ], Paul Connell [ Manservant ]

    When a rather unpleasant knight wants to marry Marian for her dowry, Robin has to act, and disguises himself as a wealthy German baron.

    b: 5 Dec 55 pc: 13 w: John Dyson d: Bernard Knowles
  12. "The Highlander"
    gs: Hugh McDermott [ Duncan of Stoneykirk ], Willoughby Gray [ Otto ]

    A Highland visitor to Sherwood Forest is regarded with suspicion by Robin, especially when he is seen to burgle a treasure cave. Who is he, and what is he up to?

    b: 12 Dec 55 pc: 14 w: Eric Heath d: Bernard Knowles
  13. "The Youngest Outlaw"
    gs: Bruce Seton [ Lord Torrance ], Patricia Burke [ Lady Torrance ], Peter Asher [ Prince Arthur ], Simone Lovell [ Joan ], Victor Woolf [ Alfred ], Willoughby Gray [ Cedric ]

    A young boy tells Robin that he is a page in Waldern Castle, but wants to join the outlaws. How can Robin refuse, when he finds out how important the 'page' really is?

    b: 19 Dec 55 pc: 15 w: John Dyson d: Bernard Knowles
  14. "The Betrothal"
    gs: Ian Hunter [ Sir Richard of the Lea ], Patricia Burke [ Lady Leonia ], Philip Guard [ Sir Claude ], Jennifer Jayne [ Gladys ], Charles Lloyd Pack [ Hugh ], John Dearth [ Sir Blaise ], Charles Stapley [ Sir Miles ]

    Gambling has always been a full-time occupation with the outlaws - gambling on their luck against the Sheriff. But Sir Richard couldn't pay the price of his gamble: he now has a month to pay the money or forfeit his estate.

    b: 26 Dec 55 pc: 16 w: Paul Symonds d: Ralph Smart
  15. "The Alchemist"
    gs: Anthony Sharp [ Earl ], Harriette Johns [ Countess ], Dorothy Blythe [ Etheldreda ], Joyce Blair [ Millicent ], Charles Stapley [ Rolf ]

    A poor woman has been accused of witchcraft, and is under sentence of death to be burned at the stake. At least, that was the Sheriff's plan before Robin appeared with a clever ruse.

    b: 2 Jan 56 pc: 17 w: Eric Heath d: Ralph Smart
  16. "The Jongleur"
    gs: Peter Hammond [ Bartholomew ], Willoughby Gray [ Count de Waldern ], John Dearth [ Physician ], Charles Lamb [ Informer ]

    A strolling minstrel leads Little John and Robin into a trap laid by the Sheriff, but he later discovers on which side justice lies.

    b: 9 Jan 56 pc: 18 w: John Dyson d: Bernard Knowles
  17. "The Brothers"
    gs: Michael Brill [ David & Guy ], A J Brown [ Abbot ], Willoughby Gray [ Stationarius ], Victor Woolf [ Clerk ]

    Robin is called on to aid two brothers, one of whom wants to become a priest. They are both fleeing the Sheriff of Nottingham, and Robin sends them to an abbot. However, they are caught, and the would-be priest is thrown into prison. Can Robin rescue him and help him take his vows?

    b: 16 Jan 56 pc: 19 w: Eric Heath d: Bernard Knowles
  18. "The Intruders"
    gs: John Longden [ Abbot ], Michael McKeag [ Jules ], Ian Whittaker [ Godric ], Willoughby Gray [ Hildebrande ], Victor Woolf [ 1st pilgrim ], John Dearth [ 2nd pilgrim ]

    Friendly villagers have turned against Robin and the outlaws after being robbed. To win back their confidence, he must find the thieves.

    b: 23 Jan 56 pc: 20 w: Paul Symonds d: Ralph Smart
  19. "The Sheriff's Boots"
    gs: Joan Sims [ Nell ], John Dearth [ Master Higgs ], Charles Stapley [ Blackbeard ], Arthur Skinner [ Will ], Kenneth Edwards [ Villager ], Elsie Wagstaff [ Old woman ]

    The Sheriff of Nottingham prides himself on being well dressed - even down to his boots. His own bootmakers don't seem to be doing a good job, but what would he say if he knew that he was wearing outlaw boots?

    b: 30 Jan 56 pc: 21 w: James Aldridge d: Ralph Smart
  20. "Errand of Mercy"
    gs: Hal Osmond [ Anselm ], John Dearth [ Informer ], Willoughby Gray [ Master Giles ], Paula Byrne [ Ethel ], Charles Stapley [ Lieutenant ], Arthur Skinner [ Sergeant ]

    While delivering herbs to fight an epidemic of St Anthony's Fire, Robin and Little John are recognised by a beggar, and are in danger.

    b: 6 Feb 56 pc: 22 w: John Dyson d: Ralph Smart
  21. "The Vandals"
    gs: Ingeborg Wells [ Lady Irina ], John Dearth [ Baron Hubert ], Charles Stapley [ Charles the Hunter ], Victor Woolf [ Limpus ], Miriam McCormick [ Lady Jane ], Gabriel Toyne [ 1st citizen ]

    A man is found murdered in Sherwood Forest, and the arrow that killed him is sworn to be Robin's. Local looting in the village is also being blamed on him, so Robin must find the vandals, in order to clear his name.

    b: 13 Feb 56 pc: 23 w: C Douglas Phipps d: Arthur Crabtree
  22. "Richard the Lionheart"
    gs: Patrick Barr [ Peregrinus ], John Dearth [ De Belvoir ], Muriel Young [ Lady Coulchaud ], Willoughby Gray [ Hubert ]

    There are many men who don't believe it, but the outlaws are among the most faithful of King Richard's subjects.. Peregrinus believed them , but they were getting fidgetty with him around. They are not know how closely he is connected to the King.

    b: 20 Feb 56 pc: 24 w: Paul Symonds d: Bernard Knowles
  23. "Ladies of Sherwood"
    gs: Walter Hudd [ Judge ], Simone Lovell [ Joan ], Willoughby Gray [ Arthur of Tetsbury ], John Dearth [ Will ], Victor Woolf [ Lame Ned ], Charles Stapley [ Captain ], Laurie Main [ Cook ]

    Arthur of Tetsbury is to be hanged for keeping money from King Richard's crusade, instead of paying it in taxes to Prince John. The Sheriff suspects Robin will try to rescue him, and frobids anyone to enter or leave the city. But a woman's robes can hide even a man's Lincoln Green.

    b: 27 Feb 56 pc: 25 w: Paul Dudley & Ralph Smart d: Ralph Smart
  24. "Will Scarlet"
    gs: Jennifer Jayne [ Olivia ], Simone Lovell [ Joan ], John Dearth [ Capt Lash ], Willoughby Gray [ Sergeant ]

    Will Scarlet has an eye for the girls, and this lands him in trouble with the Sheriff's men. Robin comes to the rescue, but Will's willingness to trust everyone is still liable to land him in trouble.

    b: 5 Mar 56 pc: 26 w: John Dyson d: Ralph Smart
  25. "The Deserted Castle"
    gs: Jill Esmond [ Queen Eleanor ], Simone Lovell [ Joan ], John Stuart [ Pinot ], John Longden [ Chambertin ], Charles Stapley [ Sir Gaillard ]

    The Sheriff is puzzled by something very strange going on in a ruined castle. When he arrives with his men-at-arms, he finds that the castle contains an unnusual occupant.

    b: 12 Mar 56 pc: 27 w: Eric Heath d: Bernard Knowles
  26. "The Miser"
    gs: Larry Naismith [ Sir William de Courcier ], Pat Marmont [ Lady de Courcier ], Charles Stapley [ Seneschal ], Paul Connell [ Lt Howard ], Willoughby Gray [ Hodge ], John Dearth [ Arthur ], Arthur Skinner [ unknown ]

    When Robin hears that the villagers have been charged double taxes, he decides to teach miserly Sir William de Courcier a lesson. Robin pretends to be helpful, but the miser soon learns the error of his ways.

    b: 19 Mar 56 pc: 28 w: Ralph Smart d: Bernard Knowles
  27. "Trial by Battle"
    gs: Hal Osmond [ King's commissioner ], John Longden [ Sir Gyles of Wren ], Nicholas Parsons [ Sir Walter of the Glen ], Barry Shawzin [ Sir Hubert the Stout ], Willoughby Gray [ Earl of Drune ]

    Marian is arrested and sent for trial, suspected of murder, after the King's Commissioner is killed with a dagger of hers. But it's a strange trial, because two men have to fight, and only if her defender wins is she proved innocent.

    b: 26 Mar 56 pc: 29 w: Arthur Behr d: Terence Fisher
  28. "Children of the Greenwood"
    gs: Jane Asher [ Alice A'Bland ], Peter Asher [ Oswald A'Bland ], Arthur Skinner [ Arthur A'Bland ], John Longden [ Walter FitzUrse ], Willoughby Gray [ Sergeant man-at-arms ], Charles Stapley [ Dick-the-Smith ], John Dearth [ Cook ]

    When the freeman A'Bland flees from a false accusation of murder that means imprisonment and death, his children,Alice & Oswald, are seized by the men-at-arms who serve the Lord FitzUrse. In the great castle they are treated harshly at the hands of the lord and his menials. A'Bland joins the outlaws, and together they decide on a rescue.

    b: 2 Apr 56 pc: 30 w: John Cousins d: Ralph Smart
  29. "The May Queen"
    gs: Gillian Sterrett [ Genevieve ], Ian Bannen [ Sir Walter ], Dulcie Bowman [ Lady Donnington ], John Longden [ Lord Blackshaw ], John Dearth [ Count de Clifford ], Charles Stapley [ Stranger ]

    The May Queen is being made to marry a man she does not love, but a tournament has been arranged, and perhaps under cover of the jousting, Robin will be able to do something.

    b: 9 Apr 56 pc: 31 w: Ralph Smart d: Bernard Knowles
  30. "The Wanderer"
    gs: Karel Stepanek [ Joseph of Cordoba ], John Longden [ Sir Walter de Lys ], Willoughby Gray [ 1st healer ], John Dearth [ 2nd healer ], Victor Woolf [ Edward ], Arthur Skinner [ Drunk ], Paula Byrne [ Edward's wife ]

    Derwent the outlaw makes a friend to whom he will be everlastingly grateful. Sir Walter de Lys discovers that there is such a thing as hygiene, after a healer called Joseph cures him by unconventional means, which riles the other healers in Nottingham. Then the Sheriff takes a hand...

    b: 16 Apr 56 pc: 32 w: Albert G Ruben d: Bernard Knowles
  31. "The Byzantine Treasure"
    gs: Ian Hunter [ Sir Richard of the Lea ], Patricia Burke [ Lady Leonia ], William Squire [ Vef ], John Stuart [ Stationarius ], John Longden [ Archbishop ], Arthur Skinner [ Vintner ], Paul Connell [ Mercer ], John Dearth [ Goldsmith ], Charles Stapley [ Spicer ], Willoughby Gray [ Nicholas ], Victor Woolf [ Armourer ]

    The outlaws rarely have attacks of conscience, but when they discover solid gold plates belonging to Queen Eleanor have been stolen, something has to be done. The Byzantine treasure is too 'hot' for them to hold.

    b: 23 Apr 56 pc: 33 w: Paul Symonds d: Bernard Knowles
  32. "Secret Mission"
    gs: Patrick Barr [ Peregrinus ], John Longden [ Wulfric ], Charles Stapley [ Will ], Paul Connell [ Innkeeper ]

    A mysterious hooded pilgrim, Peregrinus the palmer, seems anxious to make the acquaintance of the outlaws, and proves himself a worthy friend when he shows how well he can use a bow. But he asks awkward questions about their loyalty to King Richard.

    b: 30 Apr 56 pc: 34 w: Ralph Smart d: Lindsay Anderson
  33. "The Inquisitor"
    gs: Carl Bernard [ Archbishop ], Lloyd Pearson [ Abbot ], Wolf Morris [ Chef ], Willoughby Gray [ Inquisitor ], David Edwards [ Ploughman ], Victor Woolf [ Monk ], Timothy Brooking [ Scullery boy ]

    Robin and Little John find new ways of getting into inaccessible abbeys: Little John through the kitchen, and Robin by riding in a wine barrel.

    b: __ ___ 56 pc: 6 w: Anne Rodney d: Ralph Smart
  34. "Tables Turned"
    gs: John Longden [ Count Ledger ], Anne Davey [ Suzette ], Andrew de la Motte [ François ], Norah Gordon [ Nurse ], Helen Forrest [ Joan ], Arthur Skinner [ Much ], John Dearth [ Hubert ], Charles Stapley [ William ]

    Derwent and Much 'obtain' some loot which they heard was jewels. But it turns out to be two children, who prove to be more than a nuisance. Soon the tables are turned, however.

    b: 14 May 56 pc: 35 w: Anne Rodney d: Bernard Knowles
  35. "The Traitor"
    gs: Hugh Latimer [ Westmorland ], Willoughby Gray [ High Constable ], Charles Stapley [ Exeter ], John Dearth [ Faversham ], John Longden [ Tailor ], Marie Burke [ Nurse ], Helen Forest [ Joan ], Arthur Skinner [ Rolf, the gatekeeper ]

    Robin and his men may be outlaws, but they are not traitors, and when they find that one of three men on a special mission is not to be trusted, they decide to do something.

    b: 21 May 56 pc: 36 w: Norma Shannon & Ralph Smart d: Terence Fisher
  36. "The Thorkil Ghost"
    gs: Barbara Mullen [ Elsbeth ], Ian Whittaker [ Harold ], Charles Stapley [ Edmund ], John Longden [ Ned ], Arthur Skinner [ Quentin ], John Dearth [ Bodo ], Michael McKeag [ Noel ], Sandy Lyle [ Page ]

    Harold of Thorkil Castle insists he is being haunted by a vicious Viking ghost. At least that's what he tells Robin, but Robin doesn't believe in ghosts.

    b: 28 May 56 pc: 37 w: Arthur Behr d: Terence Fisher
  37. "The Knight Who Came to Dinner"
    gs: Ian Hunter [ Sir Richard of the Lea ], Robin Bailey [ Sir Bertram ], Frank Royd [ Abbot ], Willoughby Gray [ Aubrey ], Victor Woolf [ Cedric ]

    A penniless knight, Sir Richard of the Lea, has mortgaged his estate to the abbot, and cannot repay his debt. The outlaws lend him the sum he needs. To ensure they get their money back, Robin sends Friar Tuck to the abbey in the guise of Sir Richard's squire.

    b: 4 Jun 56 pc: 7 w: Eric Heath d: Ralph Smart
  38. "The Wager"
    gs: Geoffrey Keen [ Blind beggar ], George Rose [ Beggar ], Leonard Sharp [ Dumb beggar ], John Watson [ Lame beggar ], Gabriel Toyne [ Deaf beggar ], John Dearth [ Feeble beggar ], Victor Woolf [ Short monk ], Charles Stapley [ Lt Howard ], Ann Gudrun [ Mistress Rawlings ]

    Robin bets Friar Tuck that he can collect more money by begging than Tuck can by prayer. But Norman soldiers make things very difficult for these apprentice beggars.

    b: 11 Jun 56 pc: 38 w: Warren Howard d: Bernard Knowles
  39. "The Prisoner"
    gs: Donald Pleasance [ Prince John ], Donald Bradley [ Jacques, the Jester ], Jack Melford [ Archbishop ], Valerie Cardew [ Sally ], Willoughby Gray [ Blondel ], Doris Nolan [ Price John's wife ], Arthur Skinner [ Captain of the guard ]

    A courier has come to Prince John, and Robin thinks he bears important news. The Prince says it is of King Richard's death, but Robin disbelieves this, and sets to work to discover the truth.

    b: 9 Jul 56 pc: 39 w: Anne Rodney d: Bernard Knowles

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    2nd Season 1956-57

  40. "A Village Wooing"
    gs: Donald Pleasance [ Bailiff Baldwin ], Betty Impey [ Widow Winifred ], Leslie Phillips [ Wat Longfellow ], Peter Bennett [ Guard Commander ], Willoughby Gray [ Sir Godfrey ], Paul Hansard [ Quentin ]

    Men try to join Robin's outlaw band for some strange reasons, but surely Wat Longfellow's was the strangest of all. He wanted to join so he could get married to the widow Winifred!

    b: 1 Oct 56 pc: 40 w: Neil R Collins d: Bernard Knowles
  41. "The Scientist"
    gs: Miles Malleson [ Albertus ], Charles Lloyd Pack [ Abbot ], Paul Hansard [ Gervaise ] Willoughby Gray [ Roger of Danby ], Peter Bennett [ Librarian ], Andrew Crawford [ Hugh ], Edward Mulhare [ 1st soldier ]

    Albertus the scientist has invented a terrible bomb, and is afraid his idea will fall into the wrong hands. How can Robin, an outlaw, help a man who keeps such close company with the king?

    b: 8 Oct 56 pc: 41 w: Neil R Collins d: Terry Bishop
  42. "Blackmail"
    gs: Ian Hunter [ Sir Richard of the Lea ], Anthony Dawson [ Lucas ], Patricia Burke [ Lady Lincoln ], Edward Mulhare [ Ulf ], Willoughby Gray [ Bafe ], Paul Hansard [ Lescaux ], Peter Bennett [ Steward ], Shaun O'Riordan [ Guard ]

    By chance, a stranger hidden in a cart overhears a conversation between Robin and Marian. Is it enough to blackmail the outlaw of Sherwood Forest? Robin impersonates the Sheriff to turn the tables on the blackmailer.

    b: 15 Oct 56 pc: 42 w: Paul Symonds d: Bernard Knowles
  43. "A Year and a Day"
    gs: Shaun O'Riordan [ Surgeon Calend ], Martin Lane [ Lord Quincey ], Peter Bennett [ Lawyer ], Dervis Ward [ Ben ], Paul Hansard [ Constable ], Victor Woolf [ Clerk ], Willoughby Gray [ Tinker ], Amanda Coxell [ Child ]

    A year and a day - that's the length of time an escaped serf has to stay free before freedom is his forever. But he has to stay in the public eye, and how can he do this when he is a wanted man? Surgeon Calend has done it for a year, but there's another day to go.

    b: 22 Oct 56 pc: 43 w: Neil R Collins d: Bernard Knowles
  44. "The Goldmaker"
    gs: Ian Hunter [ Sir Richard of the Lea ], Alfie Bass [ Lepidus ], Anthony Baird [ Lieutenant ], Peter Bennett [ Mercer ], Victor Woolf [ Goldsmith ], Paul Hansard [ Ned ], Shaun O'Riordan [ Will ], Edward Mulhare [ Man-at-arms ]

    Sir Richard of the Lea has a lot of very nice pewter plate, and when an 'alchemist' comes along and says he can turn it into gold, Sir Richard is taken in. How can Robin outwit the 'goldmaker' without attracting the attention of the Sheriff?

    b: 29 Oct 56 pc: 44 w: Paul Symonds d: Terry Bishop
  45. "The Imposters"
    gs: Brenda de Banzie [ Lady Pomfret ], Nigel Green [ Prival ], Jack Melford [ Lord Pomfret ], Edward Mulhare [ Le Blond ], Victor Woolf [ Notarius ], Paul Hansard [ Rolf ], Shaun O'Riordan [ Quentin ], Martin Lane [ Tom ]

    Robin's principles are well-known, if not well-liked. There are two kinds of men he doesn't like: traitors and impostors. Unless he is the impostor?

    b: 5 Nov 56 pc: 45 w: Norman Best d: Lindsay Anderson
  46. "Ransom"
    gs: Paul Daneman [ Sir Guy ], Robert Raglan [ Count Beaumont ], Philip Ashley [ Count of Severne ], Simone Lovell [ Joan ], Martin Lane [ Seneschal ], Peter Bennett [ Edwin ], Edward Mulhare [ Lieutenant ]

    Five hundred crowns is a great deal of money, but that's the sum demanded from the villagers by Count Severne to pay for the return of his son. Edwin, spokesman of the serfs, appeals to Robin for help.

    b: 12 Nov 56 pc: 46 w: John Dyson d: Terence Fisher
  47. "Isabella"
    gs: Zena Walker [ Isabella ], Donald Pleasance [ Prince John ], Helen Cherry [ Princess Avice ], Alan Edwards [ Pembroke ], Martin Lane [ Sir Damon ], Howard Lang [ Landlord ], Shaun O'Riordan [ Page ], Peter Bennett [ Tavern keeper ], Noël Hood [ Old woman ], Lynette Mills [ Chambermaid ], Nicholas Brady [ Will ], Isobel Greig [ Maid-in-waiting ]

    There is only one attractive young woman in Nottingham that Robin trusts, and that's Marian. Can he trust the lovely Isabella too? Prince John is planning to divorce his wife, Princess Avice, who asks Robin for help

    b: 19 Nov 56 pc: 47 w: Neil R Collins d: Lindsay Anderson
  48. "The Hero"
    gs: Bill Owen [ Mark ], John Dearth [ Sorrel ], Ralph Michael [ Montfitchet ], Susan Richmond [ Mother Agnes ], Peter Bennett [ Woodman ], Mona Lilian [ Woodman's wife ], Shaun O'Riordan [ Jack ], Victor Woolf [ 1st villager ], Paul Eddington [ 2nd villager ], Howard Greene [ 1st man-at-arms ], Martin Lane [ 2nd man-at-arms ]

    Mark becomes a hero under false pretences. But is he hero enough to take the consequences?

    b: 26 Nov 56 pc: 48 w: John Dyson d: Terence Fisher
  49. "The Haunted Mill"
    gs: James Hayter [ Tom, the miller ], Laurence Hardy [ Sir William ], John Schlesinger [ Hale ], Victor Woolf [ Abbot of Whitby ], Edward Mulhare [ Baron Mornay ], Peter Bennett [ Edward ], Shaun O'Riordan [ Seneschal ], Martin Lane [ Page ]

    Tom the Miller is being harassed by a series of misfortunes, which his powerful neighbor, Sir William, ascribes to the 'Little People', but Friar Tuck doesn't believe this falsehood, and asks Robin for help.

    b: 3 Dec 56 pc: 49 w: Paul Symonds d: Lindsay Anderson
  50. "The Black Patch"
    gs: Duncan Lamont [ Sir Dunstan of Travers ], Colin Croft [ Fitzrobert ], Gwenda Williams [ Agnes ], Peter Bennett [ Eldred ], Edward Mulhare [ Steward ], Diana Beaumont [ Lady Beth ], Victor Woolf [ Sir Henry Beaulieu ], Bernard Bresslaw [ Sir Dunstan's captain ], Martin Lane [ Sheriff's captain ], Shaun O'Riordan [ Lieutenant ]

    Sir Dunstan of Travers, a guest of Maid Marian, discloses to her his vow to wear a black patch over one eye until he has captured Robin Hood. She hurries off to warn Robin, and almost falls into a cleverly laid trap.

    b: 10 Dec 56 pc: 51 w: John Dyson d: Terry Bishop
  51. "Outlaw Money"
    gs: Sidney James [ Master Henry ], Leonard Sachs [ Minter ], Paul Eddington [ Count William ], Martin Lane [ Sheriff's lieutenant ], Shaun O'Riordan [ Quentin ], Richard Pascoe [ Rufus ], Elster Kay [ Marketmaster ], Walter Horsburgh [ Bishop ]

    Money problems are not new, but outlaws have unconventional methods of solving them. To help the villagers of Lotham, who are being very heavily taxed, Robin supplies table silver to the silversmith and official minter of Nottingham to melt down into coin. Unknown to Robin, the Sheriff already suspects the silversmith is in sympathy with King Richard.

    b: 17 Dec 56 pc: 50 w: John Dyson d: Terry Bishop
  52. "The Friar's Pilgrimage"
    gs: Greta Gynt [ Lady Margaret ], Paul Eddington [ Count Duprez ], Maureen Davis [ Alice ], Shaun O'Riordan [ Edward ], Dervis Ward [ Blacksmith ], Patrick Troughton [ Constable ], Peter Retey [ 1st soldier ], Mark Hashfield [ 2nd soldier ]

    It may be odd that Robin should decide to accompany Friar Tuck on his pilgrimage to Canterbury, but several people are glad he did, as they are soon embroiled in a case of witchcraft.

    b: 24 Dec 56 pc: 52 w: Peter Key d: Arthur Crabtree
  53. "The Trap"
    gs: Alfred Burke [ Sir Simon ], Peter Bennett [ Eldred ], Andrew Downie [ Tom O'Gaunt ], Alastair Hunter [ Monk ], Helen Forrest [ Helen ], George Murcell [ Sheriff's guard ], Michael Collins [ Man-at-arms ], Shaun O'Riordan [ Archer ], Edward Mulhare [ Foppish lord ]

    The Sheriff's campaign against Robin and the outlaws has not been very successful, but Sir Simon, an agent of Prince John, comes along with a new idea, and proposes to carry it through himself. The Sheriff is pleased to hand over to someone else.

    b: 31 Dec 56 pc: 53 w: Charles Early d: Terry Bishop
  54. "Hubert"
    gs: Dorothy Bromily [ Rowena ], William Greene [ Sir Hubert ], William Mervyn [ Thomas ], Richard Pascoe [ De Vere ], Graham Crowden [ Friar Dennis ], Sidney Vivian [ De Vere's cook ], Martin Lane [ Seneschal ], Paul Eddington [ Sir Walter ], Shaun O'Riordan [ 1st groom ]

    Lady Rowena is being forced to marry a local nobleman, De Vere. Sir Hubert is determined to storm the castle single-handed, to save her. But who will save him?

    b: 7 Jan 57 pc: 54 w: Ralph Smart & Anne Rodney d: Terence Fisher
  55. "The Dream"
    gs: Patrick Troughton [ Sir William Fitzwalter ], Marie Burke [ Nanny ], Shaun O'Riordan [ Sailor ], Paul Eddington [ Look-out ]

    Marian's cousin, Sir William Fitzwalter, comes from Eleanor, the Queen Mother, to ask Robin's help. It means Robin has to go to Austria. That night Marian has a strange dream, causing her to fear for his safety.

    b: 14 Jan 57 pc: 55 w: Anne Rodney d: Terence Fisher
  56. "The Blackbird"
    gs: Patrick Troughton [ Seneschal ], Walter Horsburgh [ Bishop ], Simone Lovell [ Joan ], Shaun O'Riordan [ Quentin ], Fred Goddard [ Sergeant ], Paul Eddington [ Man-at-arms ], Bernard Goldman [ Jailer ]

    Most people can stand a bit of teasing, but the outlaws go too far with Little John, and he walks off in a huff. It was a pity he didn't look where he was going - it would have saved Robin a lot of trouble. Little John is caught by the Sheriff's men and sentenced to hang, and Robin has to rescue him.

    b: 21 Jan 57 pc: 56 w: Francis Nesbitt d: Terence Fisher
  57. "The Shell Game"
    gs: Sam Kydd [ Pick ], Irene Handl [ Polly ], Myrtle Reed [ April ], Patrick Troughton [ Traveler ], Paul Eddington [ Sad Simon ], Conrad Phillips [ Soldier ], Sylvia Kay [ Barmaid ]

    Robin's men are annoyed when he gives refuge to Pick, a confidence trickster, who specialises in a shell trick, which makes him rather unpopular with the men. Robin uses him in a plan to collect some jewels for King Richard's campaign in France.

    b: 28 Jan 57 pc: 57 w: Anne Rodney d: Terry Bishop
  58. "The Final Tax"
    gs: Paul Eddington [ Sir Charles ], Dennis Edwards [ Bailiff ], Fred Goddard [ Tom Joyner ], Patricia Burke [ Donia ], Barry Fennell [ Simon ], Alan Edwards [ Reeve ], Jefferson Clifford [ Retainer ], Wilfrid Brambell [ Ned ]

    Tom Joyner, a serf, is supposed to be dying, and Sir Charles comes round to survey the possibilities of collecting the tax to which he is legally entitled if one of his villagers dies. But Friar Tuck has a plan to thwart the rascally bailiff.

    b: 4 Feb 57 pc: 58 w: Paul Symonds d: Terry Bishop
  59. "The Ambush"
    gs: Donald Pleasance [ Prince John ], Peter Asher [ Prince Arthur ], Dorothy Alison [ Duchess Constance ], Peter Bennett [ Edwin ], Shaun O'Riordan [ Prince John's captain ], Edward Mulhare [ Courtier ], Martin Lane [ Spy ]

    Prince John is always trying to seize the English throne while King Richard is in the Holy Land. But there is someone with a better claim: Arthur of Brittany. Suppose, by some regrettable accident, that Arthur were killed?

    b: 11 Feb 57 pc: 59 w: Ernest Borneman & Ralph Smart d: Lindsay Anderson
  60. "The Bandit of Brittany"
    gs: Harold Kasket [ Jacques ], Peter Asher [ Prince Arthur ], Dorothy Alison [ Duchess Constance ], Patrick Troughton [ Raoul ], Charles Farrell [ Warden ], Shaun O'Riordan [ Blind man ], Paul Eddington [ Leborgue ], Tony Thawnton [ Cressy ], Patrick Bedford [ Guard ]

    Robin and Friar Tuck escort Prince Arthur and the Duchess Constance to Chateau Marmont in France for safety. There they make a discovery, of a French 'Robin Hood' called Jacques Chapeau. Jacques captures the prince, intending to use him as ransom for his brother imprisoned in Paris.

    b: 18 Feb 57 pc: 61 w: Milton S Schlesinger d: Terry Bishop
  61. "The Goldmaker's Return"
    gs: Alfie Bass [ Lepidus ], Bryan Coleman [ Sir Peter ], Paul Eddington [ Sir Paul ], Tony Thawnton [ Will ], Alan Edwards [ Howard ], Terry Yorke [ Guard ]

    The Sheriff has found the man everyone is looking for: Lepidus, an alchemist who can make gold. But the old man has been in his laboratory for a month and has produced nothing. The Sheriff gives him just seven days more. Robin, feeling guilty for delivering hime to the Sheriff, tries to rescue him.

    b: 25 Feb 57 pc: 62 w: Alan Moreland d: Terry Bishop
  62. "Flight from France"
    gs: Ingeborg Wells [ Michele ], Alec Mango [ Duc de Mirancy ], Michael Barrington [ Emile ], Paul Eddington [ Duc de Guise ], Roy Russell [ Old duke ], Bryan Coleman [ Fat duke ], Alan Edwards [ Sir Roderick Gascon ], Edmund Warwick [ Servant ]

    Robin and Friar Tuck are at an inn in France, where, they discover, Sir Roderick is staying on a mission to raise money for Prince John. Robin decides to take Sir Roderick's place, and seize the gold for King Richard, but the plan goes wrong.

    b: 4 Mar 57 pc: 63 w: Milton S Schlesinger d: Terry Bishop
  63. "The Secret Pool"
    gs: George Benson [ Sir Cedric Hayworth ], Paul Eddington [ henry ], Alan Edwards [ Howard ], Victor Woolf [ Warden ], Basil Beale [ Man-at-arms ]

    Robin and Marian are fishing in a pool which Robin explains has the biggest fish in the area. It belongs to Sir Cedric Hayworth, who knows nothing about it. When Robin has dealings with the knight later, he spins him a very fishy yarn to trick him.

    b: __ ___ 57 pc: 60 w: John Dyson d: Don Chaffey
  64. "Fair Play"
    gs: Thomas Gallagher [ Herr Mielke ], Colin Broadley [ Owen ], Paul Eddington [ Tom ], Robert Raikes [ Harry ], Tony Thawnton [ Will ], Alan Edwards [ Quentin ], Selma vaz Dias [ Mme Zsa Zsa ], Isobel Greig [ Agatha ], The Volants [ The Flying Four ]

    'The Flying Four' are a Bavarian acrobatic team, and they come through Sherwood Forest on their way to Nottingham Fair. Naturally, they are waylaid by the outlaws, but when they are found to be harmless, they are treated as guests. It is then that the Men of Sherwood get their Great Idea.

    b: 18 Mar 57 pc: 65 w: Sidney Webb d: Terry Bishop
  65. "The Dowry"
    gs: Jeanette Hutchinson [ Bess ], David Cameron [ Garth ], Paul Eddington [ Sir Harold ], William Mervyn [ Judd ], John Schlesinger [ Alan-a-Dale ], Edmund Warwick [ Man-at-arms ]

    A preposterous London merchant and his beautiful daughter Bess are on their way to Sir Harold of Nottingham with a dowry of one thousand gold crowns. Garth, one of the outlaws, reports their presence to Robin, who arranges to relieve them of their gold.

    b: 25 Mar 57 pc: 66 w: Neil R Collins d: Anthony Squire
  66. "The York Treasure"
    gs: Helena de Crespo [ Ester ], Karel Stepanek [ Joseph of Cordoba ], Allan Cuthbertson [ Malbete ], Emrys Leyshon [ Alfred ], Paul Eddington [ Aaron ], Wilfrid Brambell [ Fisherman ], Desmond Roberts [ Large man ], Edmund Warwick [ Drinker ]

    Joseph of Cordoba and a young friend, Esther, escape from York with money raised by friends to pay the passage of a shipload of refugees landing at Grimsby. When Joseph is wounded, Robin offers to accompany Esther to the coast.

    b: 1 Apr 57 pc: 67 w: Clare Thorne d: Terry Bishop
  67. "The Borrowed Baby"
    gs: Guy Verney [ Count of Severne ], Dorothy Gordon [ Kate ], Graham Stewart [ Giles ], Sylvia Kay [ Alison ], Megan Williams [ Molly ], Paul Eddington [ Man-at-arms ]

    The Count of Severne tells the Sheriff that his gold has been taken by Robin Hood. He also suspects Maid Marian. The Sheriff disbelieves this, but agrees to put the Count's suspicions to the test.

    b: 8 Apr 57 pc: 68 w: Aileen Hamilton d: Don Chaffey
  68. "The Black Five"
    gs: Patrick Cargill [ Earl de Moreville ], Manning Wilson [ Moreville's seneschal ], Dennis Edwards [ Sheriff's seneschal ], Peter Welch [ Wounded man ], Peter Retey [ Sheriff's lieutenant ], Graham Stewart [ Messenger ], Gordon Whiting [ Man-at-arms ]

    The Sheriff's life is in danger, and he sends to Robin for help! What can have caused this sudden friendship, and who or what are the 'Black Five'.

    b: __ ___ 57 pc: 76 w: Michael Connor d: Anthony Squire
  69. "Food for Thought"
    gs: John Sharplin [ Count Olivier ], Emrys Leyshon [ Master Weylin ], Patrick Troughton [ Seneschal ], Meredith Edwards [ Sam Ludlow ], Duncan Lamont [ Tom Barker ], Charles Lloyd Pack [ Maurice ], Graham Stewart [ Scullion ], Dervis Ward [ Villager ]

    Count Olivier has levied a new tax, taking so much food from the people of Upper Minton that they may starve. Robin captures the food from the tax collector and must return it to the villagers without the Count knowing.

    b: 22 Apr 57 pc: 69 w: Sidney B Wells d: Sidney Cole
  70. "Too Many Earls"
    gs: Arthur Howard [ Earl of Rochdale ], Victor Platt [ Earl of Northgate ], Nigel Davenport [ Lord Lawrence ], Peter Johnson [ Sheriff's captain ], Peter Welch [ Sheriff's servant ], Clive Revill [ Horatio ], Arthur Lawrence [ Judge ]

    The Earl of Rochdale, Marian's uncle, is quarrelling with the Earl of Northgate, and she suggests an archery match to decide the matter. She hopes Robin will be able to shoot for her uncle, but first they must hoodwink the Sheriff.

    b: 29 Apr 57 pc: 70 w: Milton S Schlesinger d: Robert Day
  71. "Highland Fling"
    gs: Hugh McDermott [ Duncan of Stoneykirk ], Hilary Paterson [ Meg ], Andrew Faulds [ Davy ], Graham Stewart [ Malcolm ], Duncan McIntyre [ King William ], Jock McKay [ Treasurer ], Raymond Ray [ Hermit ], Paul Eddington [ Baron Mornay ], Victor Woolf [ Landlord ]

    Robin and Friar Tuck go on a mission to Scotland for King Richard, to collect five hundred gold crowns, for King William, but they find the Scots suspicious. Proving their identity gives Tuck some anxious moments.

    b: 6 May 57 pc: 71 w: Leighton Reynolds d: Terry Bishop
  72. "The Mystery of Ireland's Eye"
    gs: Eddie Byrne [ Rolf ], A J Brown [ Sir Edward ], Concepta Fennell [ Brigid ], Diarmuid Kelly [ Malloy ], Nigel Davenport [ Captain ], Ronald Hines [ Seaman ], Jefferson Clifford [ Dickon ], Graham Stewart [ Serf ]

    Robin and Friar Tuck go with Marian to an island off the coast of Ireland, where they suspect her uncle, Sir Edward de Courcy, is being held prisoner. They find the local people frightened, and someone tries to frighten Robin too.

    b: 13 May 57 pc: 72 w: James Carhartt & Nicholas Winter d: Terry Bishop
  73. "The Little People"
    gs: Barry Keegan [ Patrick Nolan ], Peggy Marshall [ Maeve Nolan ], Colin Broadley [ Brian ], Carole Lorimer [ Deirdre ], Claude Kingston [ Tim ], Paul Eddington [ Connor ]

    Robin and Friar Tuck are escorting Marian back home from Ireland, after rescuing her uncle, when they hear for the first time about the leprechauns.

    b: 20 May 57 pc: 73 w: James Carhartt & Nicholas Winter d: Don Chaffey
  74. "The Infidel"
    gs: Francis Matthews [ Ali ], Nigel Davenport [ Sir James ], Alex Scott [ Lucas ], Noel Coleman [ Baron Mark ], Roland Bartrop [ Father Justin ], Graham Stewart [ William ], Ronald Hines [ Edgar ], Edmund Warwick [ Simon ]

    During King Richard's crusade, Ali ben Azra, one of the hated Saracens is captured and brought to England. In their turn, the Saracens capture Lord Rossmore and hold him hostage against Ali's safe return. Plans are made for the exchange, but Sir James Rossmore, nephew of Lord Rossmore, has other ideas. He has devised a plot that will enable him to inherit his uncle's fortune, placing the blame on the innocent Ali ben Azra. Robin decides to intervene.

    b: 27 May 57 pc: 74 w: John Dyson & Basil Dawson d: Terence Fisher
  75. "The Frightened Tailor"
    gs: Hugh Burden [ Tailor ], Graham Stewart [ Waldo ], David Williams [ Lieutenant ], Michael Peake [ Seneschal ], Ronald Hines [ Ned Carter ], Nigel Davenport [ Sentry ]

    A list of people loyal to King Richard, being carried from London to Nottingham by Ned Carter, comes into the Sheriff's possession, but fortunately Robin has a chance of rescuing it.

    b: 3 Jun 57 pc: 75 w: Michael Connor d: Anthony Squire
  76. "The Path of True Love"
    gs: Lionel Jeffries [ Sir Charles ], Hal Osmond [ Master Ricardo ], Ronald Hines [ Hereward ], Max Faulkner [ Old Martin ], Nigel Davenport [ Barty ], Graham Stewart [ Town crier ]

    Locksley Hall has sentimental associations for Robin and Marian, and they pay a visit. But the current owner is treating his peasants miserably, so they decide to help.

    b: 10 Jun 57 pc: 64 w: Alan Moreland & Basil Dawson d: Terence Fisher
  77. "The Road in the Air"
    gs: James Hayter [ Tom, the miller ], Laurence Hardy [ Sir William ], Nigel Davenport [ Claud ], Ronald Hines [ Notary ], Arthur Skinner [ Hugh ], Graham Stewart [ Andrew ]

    Sir William has imposed an import duty on all grain taken to Tom's mill, and unless it's paid, he will see nobody crosses his land, which surrounds it. When Robin hears about this, he thinks of a way to get the grain to the mill without anyone setting foot on Sir William's land.

    b: 17 Jun 57 pc: 77 w: Carol Warner Gluck & Albert A Dorner d: Robert Day
  78. "Carlotta"
    gs: Jennifer Jayne [ Carlotta ], Simone Lovell [ Joan ], Max Faulkner [ Sheriff's lieutenant ], Ronald Hines [ Outlaw ], Terry Yorke [ Man-at-arms ]

    Robin and his men plan to steal gold bound for the coffers of Prince John, using Little John's girlfriend, Carlotta.

    b: 24 Jun 57 pc: 78 w: Michael Connor & Basil Dawson d: Anthony Squire

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  79. "The Salt King"
    gs: Manning Wilson [ Lord Guthrie ], Paul Eddington [ Wilfrid ], Tony Thawnton [ Captain ], Max Faulkner [ 1st lord ]

    In the days of Robin Hood, various essential goods were in short supply, and certain lords held monopolies on them. One such commodity was salt, and Lord Guthrie is plotting with the Sheriff to hold up supplies so the price will rise. The plan works well, until Robin steps in.

    b: 30 Sep 57 pc: 79 w: Carey Wilber d: Don Chaffey
  80. "A Tuck in Time"
    gs: Hubert Gregg [ Prince John ], Paul Eddington [ Sir Reginald FitzUrse ], Wilfred Downing [ Jemmy ]

    Edgar, Friar Tuck's twin brother, has returned from the East with a deadly machine, and is prepared to sell it to Prince John. But Robin and Tuck plan to stop him.

    b: 7 Oct 57 pc: 80 w: James Carhartt & Nicholas Winter d: Terry Bishop
  81. "Pepper"
    gs: Hubert Gregg [ Prince John ], Monica Stevenson [ Princess Irene ], Peter Welch [ Ambassador ], Norma Parnell [ Chloe ], Lesley Parry [ Iris ], Paul Hansard [ Troubador ]

    Robin becomes involved in the fortunes of a Byzantine princess, Irene, who has been held hostage in England.

    b: 14 Oct 57 pc: 81 w: Michael Connor d: Robert Day
  82. "The Charter"
    gs: Harry H Corbett [ Sir Bascom ], Paul Eddington [ Sir Eustace ], Sean Lynch [ Squire ], Philip Ray [ Hulm ], Michael Ellison [ Boy ], Ann Hughes [ Girl ], Max Faulkner [ Guard ]

    Lord Greenwald is seriously ill in his castle, and he is the only person who knows the hiding place of a Charter which will limit Prince Johns' power, should he become king. Marian learns where the Charter is hidden, but how can she and Robin get to it before the Sheriff finds out too?

    b: 21 Oct 57 pc: 82 w: John Dyson d: Terry Bishop
  83. "A Change of Heart"
    gs: Eddie Byrne [ Lord Humphry ], Michael Ripper [ Brack ], Sally Travers [ Meg ], Paul Eddington [ Colin ]

    Friar Tuck, now living in Tintern Abbey, sends for Robin's help against Lord Humphrey, who is planning to expel the Celts from the Forest of Dean, where they have lived for centuries.

    b: 28 Oct 57 pc: 83 w: Basil Dawson d: Terry Bishop
  84. "Brother Battle"
    gs: Francis de Wolff [ Brother Wootan ], Claude Kingston [ Mark ], Paul Eddington [ Howard ], Fred Goddard [ Guard ], Terry Yorke [ Man-at-arms ]

    Brother Wootan, a great believer in education, has been banished many times for teaching the children of serfs to read. Robin allows him to start a school in the forest, and one of the unwilling pupils is Little John. Unfortunately for Robin's immediate plans, Wootan arrives just as he is planning to capture a consignment of Prince John's gold going to the Sheriff of Nottingham.

    b: 4 Nov 57 pc: 84 w: Leslie Poynton d: Robert Day
  85. "My Brother's Keeper"
    gs: Maurice Kaufmann [ Sir Loren ], Carl Bernard [ Lord Duquesne ], David Cameron [ Sir Abelard ], Paul Eddington [ Satan ], Keith Anderson [ Adam ], Virginia Maskell [ Eve ]

    Sir Loren is caught ill-treating a blacksmith, and is banished from his home by his father. Then Loren kills his young brother in the forest. Robin and Little John are the only witnesses, but knowing that they cannot risk giving evidence themselves, they seek a way to make Loren confess.

    b: 11 Nov 57 pc: 85 w: Neil R Collins d: Don Chaffey
  86. "An Apple for the Archer"
    gs: Ann Firbank [ Mary Quartermaine ], Kenneth Cope [ Timothy Cox ], Paul Eddington [ Pierre of Bordeaux ], John Gatrell [ Uncle Robert ], Charles Lamb [ Ben Bradley ], Robert Bernal [ Count Percy ]

    Mary Quartermaine, according to her father's will, has to marry the best bow-man in the land. Robin plays cupid when he teaches Timothy Cox to shoot an arrow well enough to win the lovely young woman as his bride.

    b: 18 Nov 57 pc: 86 w: James Aldridge d: Terry Bishop
  87. "The Angry Village"
    gs: Harry H Corbett [ Jason ], Rowland Bartop [ Hogarth ], Geoffrey Bayldon [ Cal ], Leonard Sharp [ Older man ], Clive Parritt [ Davey ], Paul Eddington [ Captain ], Susan Westerby [ Woman ]

    Robin and Little John, while hunting in the forest, come across villagers hiding grain to avoid it being confiscated. But the grain is discovered, and treachery is suspected.

    b: 25 Nov 57 pc: 87 w: Shirl Westerby d: Terry Bishop
  88. "The Mark"
    gs: Charles Gray [ Sir Blaise ], Philip Ray [ Walter ], Kenneth Cope [ Diccon ], Llewellyn Rees [ Bishop ]

    Barnaby Church is being rebuilt, creating much interest on Nottinghamshire. Walter, the master mason, is proud of his work, but Sir Blaise, plotting to turn the church into a fortress, meets with unexpected opposition.

    b: 2 Dec 57 pc: 88 w: Robert Newman d: Robert Day
  89. "The Bride of Robin Hood"
    gs: Billie Whitelaw [ Brenda ], Ronald Allen [ Walter ], Peter Halliday [ Alfred ], John Baker [ Quentin ], Simone Lovell [ Joan ]

    A girl, who has run away from her home to avoid a marriage to Walter, proves herself a valiant archer in defence of Robin. In return for her service in a dangerous situation, he grants her a favor. But he gets more trouble than he bargained for in carrying out this boon for the girl.

    b: 9 Dec 57 pc: 89 w: Oliver Skene d: Anthony Squire
  90. "To Be a Student"
    gs: Derek Waring [ Peter Larkin ], Maureen Davis [ Agnes ], Hugh Moxey [ Bement ], Paul Eddington [ Rolfe ], Alan Howe [ Sir William ]

    Prince John is levying troops from among young men of suitable age. Peter Larkin, a brilliant student that Friar Tuck is preparing for university, tries to escape this traitorous service.

    b: 16 Dec 57 pc: 90 w: Sidney B Wells d: Robert Day
  91. "The Christmas Goose"
    gs: Jon Whiteley [ Davey ], Jack Watling [ Sir Leon ], Paul Eddington [ Bailiff ], Jane Asher [ Susan ], John Baker [ Quentin ], Anne Firth [ Stella ]

    Young Davey has a pet goose, who is very attached to him. One day it saves him from a flogging from Sir Leon's men, but in so doing is caught and, as a punishment, sentenced to become Sir Leon's Christmas dinner.

    b: 23 Dec 57 pc: 91 w: Oliver Skene d: Don Chaffey
  92. "The Challenge of the Black Knight"
    gs: John Arnatt [ Sir Roger Fitzwilliam ], Richard O'Sullivan [ Will Dale ], Dervis Ward [ Ned ], Ronald Ibbs [ Lieutenant ], Paul Eddington [ Tom ], Terry Yorke [ Servant ]

    Will Dale, as a special birthday treat, is brought by his father to the forest. There, he goes hunting with Robin and the outlaws, but they get into a fight with Sir Roger Fitzwilliam, who kidnaps Will.

    b: 30 Dec 57 pc: 92 w: Leon Griffiths d: Anthony Squire
  93. "The Rivals"
    gs: Carl Bernard [ Dick Banks ], Paul Eddington [ Seneschal ], Michael Ashwin [ Edward ], Colin Broadley [ Willie Steele ], Basil Dignam [ Rich merchant ]

    Trouble begins when the Sheriff tries to levy yet another tax to raise money. His lieutenant advises against this, and they plan to start a band of outlaws to compete with Robin's men.

    b: 6 Jan 58 pc: 93 w: Leslie Poynton d: Robert Day
  94. "The Profiteer"
    gs: Gordon Jackson [ Andrew ], John Longden [ Hodges ], Barbara Archer [ Margaret ], Paul Eddington [ Rypon ], Simone Lovell [ Joan ], Catherine Finn [ Martha ], Leonard Sharp [ Village elder ]

    The village of Lotham is without food, because of the failure of the grain crop. The Lord of the Manor refuses to help, but Robin hears about it, and agrees that Andrew, a serf from Lotham, shall buy food with money from the outlaws.

    b: 13 Jan 58 pc: 94 w: Samuel B West d: Terry Bishop
  95. "Knight Errant"
    gs: William Lucas [ Sir Jack ], Paul Eddington [ Captain ]

    Marian wants to speak to Robin urgently. She tries to tell him that Sir Jack of Southwark has her father's permission to marry her. But Robin is so engrossed in his archery practice that that he will not take any notice. When Sir Jack arrives, Robin finds out the hard way.

    b: 20 Jan 58 pc: 95 w: Michael Connor d: Anthony Squire
  96. "The Healing Hand"
    gs: Michael Ripper [ Oswald ], Bryan Coleman [ Baron Barclay ], Simone Lovell [ Joan ], Paul Eddington [ Captain ], James Ellis [ Thin man ], Desmond Jordan [ 1st soldier ], Robert Hunter [ Villager ]

    Little John is a good man in a fight, but not so good when brains are needed. Oswald of the Healing Hand, a 'quack' doctor, finds him easy to deceive, when he suffers from indigestion.

    b: 27 Jan 58 pc: 96 w: Leon Griffiths d: Bernard Knowles
  97. "One Man's Meat"
    gs: Robin Bailey [ Squire Edmund Woodstock ], Kevin Stoney [ Thaddeus Goldfinch ], Paul Eddington [ Patrick ], Gary Raymond [ Henry ], Ann Reid [ Betsey ]

    Squire Woodstock has discovered a form of bran, which he calls his 'universal food', and which he thinks will replace all other food. Robin and Friar Tuck do not share the squire's enthusiasm when they have to eat it for dinner.

    b: 3 Feb 58 pc: 97 w: George Fass & Gertrude Fass d: Don Chaffey
  98. "Too Many Robins"
    gs: Susan Stephen [ Alma ], Derek Waring [ Tom ], Jack Lambert [ Bart ], Edward Judd [ Lieutenant ]

    Alma, an innkeeper's daughter, hero-worships Robin. But to gain her love, Tom the Thatcher tells her he is Robin. But she wants proof.

    b: 10 Feb 58 pc: 98 w: John Dyson d: Robert Day
  99. "The Crusaders"
    gs: Bryan Coleman [ Sir Alan Beaumont ], Roy Purcell [ Lieutenant ], Paul Eddington [ Sir Hugh ], Manning Wilson [ Sir Charles ], Julian Summers [ Sir Paul ]

    Robin has a rendezvous with four knights with whom he fought in the crusades, and in keeping it he falls into a trap set by the Sheriff. At last it seems the Sheriff has won - but Robin has got out of difficult and dangerous situations before.

    b: 17 Feb 58 pc: 99 w: Samuel B West d: Gerry Bryant
  100. "Castle in the Air"
    gs: Ian Hunter [ Sir Richard of the Lea ], David Oxley [ Sir Adrian ], Patricia Burke [ Lady Leonie ], David Hart [ Outlaw ]

    The impoverished knight and friend of the outlaws, Sir Richard of the Lea, loses a game of dice against Sir Adrian. Robin relaises the game was rigged. But so does the Sheriff, who is determined to turn it to his advantage.

    b: 24 Feb 58 pc: 100 w: Oliver Skene d: Peter Maxwell
  101. "The Double"
    gs: Richard Greene [ Luke Tanner ], John Gabriel [ Bolbec ], Richard O'Sullivan [ Prince Arthur ], Pamela Alan [ Constance ], Richard Thorp [ Sir Humphrey ], Max Faulkner [ Lt Howard ]

    Bolbec, a sworn enemy of Robin Hood, arrives at Nottingham Castle to see the Sheriff. He has, he tells the Sheriff, a foolproof plan to trap the outlaw leader, involving Luke Tanner, who is the exact double of Robin.

    b: 3 Mar 58 pc: 101 w: Basil Dawson d: Gerry Bryant
  102. "Roman Gold"
    gs: George A Cooper [ Dr. Quince ], Ballard Berkeley [ Tybalt ], Edmund Warwick [ Landlord ], Peter Welch [ Lt Howard ], David Davenport [ Man-at-arms ]

    Dr. Quince, an antiquarian friend of Robin's, is excavating the site of an old Roman villa. Robin and his men agree to lend a hand, in the hope of finding Roman gold. He is very successful until the news reaches the Sheriff, who wants the gold for himself.

    b: 10 Mar 58 pc: 102 w: Basil Dawson d: Peter Maxwell
  103. "The Ghost That Failed"
    gs: Rupert Davies [ Simon Dexter ], Barbara Lott [ Jenny ]

    Local farmers believe that the land belonging to surly Simon Dexter is haunted. Robin and Friar Tuck realise that this is Simon's way of scaring his neighbors off his land, and decide to see what they can do about it.

    b: 17 Mar 58 pc: 103 w: Leon Griffiths d: Peter Maxwell
  104. "At The Sign Of The Blue Boar"
    gs: Geoffrey Chater [ William Blount ], Harold Goodwin [ Saunders ], Martin Wyldeck [ Ulrich ], Anne Reid [ Alison ]

    A miserly Nottingham tailor, designing to own the 'Bue Boar' inn, consults with the Sheriff. Together they work out a plan to get control of the inn and lay a trap for Robin.

    b: 24 Mar 58 pc: 104 w: Sidney B Wells d: Ernest Borneman
  105. "Quickness of the Hand"
    gs: Brian Oulton [ Sir John ], Richard Pasco [ Sir Laurence ], Richard Caldecott [ Sir Ralph ], John Dearth [ Howard ]

    With the end of the tournament season, three knights decide to try to make some money by capturing Robin Hood and claiming the reward. By posing as strolling players, they enter the outlaws' camp and work a neat trick.

    b: 31 Mar 58 pc: 105 w: R W Bogany d: Robert Day
  106. "The Elixir of Youth"
    gs: Reginald Beckwith [ Sir Louis ], Patrick Troughton [ Sir Boland ], Anne Reid [ Melissa ], Kenneth Cope [ Alwyn ], David Hart [ Will ], Alex Seton [ Arnulf ]

    Sir Boland, in desperate need of money, promises the hand of his ward Melissa to Sir Louis, an elderly Norman, in spite of her being in love with Sir Boland's squire. When Friar Tuck hears of the young girl's plight, he asks Robin for help.

    b: 7 Apr 58 pc: 106 w: Samuel B West d: Terry Bishop
  107. "The Genius"
    gs: Harry H Corbett [ Nicodemus ], Geoffrey Bayldon [ Count de Severne ], Charles Lloyd Pack [ Abbot ], Paul Hansard [ Augustine ], Tommy Rose [ Abelard ], Alex Scott [ Lieutenant ], Arthur Skinner [ 1st sentry ], Keith Anderson [ 2nd sentry ]

    Nicodemus, a brilliant mathematician, aware that Prince John covets the giant catapult that he has invented, escapes from the power of the Prince into Sherwood Forest, only to discover that his brother has been seized as a hostage by a rascally baron.

    b: 14 Apr 58 pc:107 w: Oliver Skene d: Peter Seabourne
  108. "The Youthful Menace"
    gs: Peter Kerr [ Edwin ], John Gatrell [ Peasant ], Graham Stewart [ Guard ]

    Marian is disappointed to find that Edwin, her nephew that she has not seen for ten years, and who has just arrived from France, is scornful of Robin Hood and his band of outlaws.

    b: 21 Apr 58 pc: 108 w: Arthur Dales d: Robert Day
  109. "The Minstrel"
    gs: Brian Haines [ Prince John ], Francis Matthews [ Roland ], Roger Delgado [ Ambassador ], John Harvey [ Lieutenant ], Graham Stewart [ Prison guard ], Jane Asher [ Small girl ]

    With the help of a song, Robin and a minstrel named Roland manage to spoil Prince John's hopes of an alliance with the Prince of Aragon.

    b: 28 Apr 58 pc: 109 w: Leslie Poynton d: Peter Seabourne
  110. "The Doctor"
    gs: Henry Vidon [ Benvolio ], John Harvey [ Sir George Woodley ], Paul Eddington [ Howard ], Noel Davis [ Sheriff's doctor ]

    Little John breaks his leg escaping from the Sheriff's men. Robin and Friar Tuck carry him to the home of Sir George Woodley, who is being visited by a foreign doctor.

    b: 5 May 58 pc: 110 w: Leslie Poynton d: Peter Seabourne
  111. "The Lottery"
    gs: Alfred Burke [ Will Sharpe ], Ian Whittaker [ Frisby ], John Harvey [ Lt Howard ], Edmund Warwick [ Cook ]

    The Sheriff finds a neat and foolproof way of raising money for Prince John, by organising raffles. Foolproof that is, until Robin comes on the scene.

    b: 12 May 58 pc: 111 w: Peter Yeldham d: Peter Seabourne
  112. "The Fire"
    gs: Neil Hallett [ Forester ], Paul Eddington [ Lieutenant ], Arthur Skinner [ 1st man-at-arms ], Jack Taylor [ 2nd man-at-arms ], Jeremy White [ 3rd man-at-arms ]

    During a lengthy drought, Little John and Derwent are cornered in a cave. The Sheriff, in trying to smoke them out, starts a fire which forces him to seek help from Robin.

    b: 19 May 58 pc: 112 w: Philip Bolsover d: Robert Day
  113. "Lincoln Green"
    gs: Charles Houston [ Master Shanks ], Geoffrey Chater [ Master David of Lincoln ], Max Faulkner [ Clerk ], Arthur Lawrence [ Dyer ], Hal Osmond [ Spinner ], Leonard Sharp [ Weaver ]

    Robin, Marian and Little John visit Master David of Lincoln to buy Lincoln Green cloth. The Sheriff follows, hoping for a chance to capture them, which he finds when Master Shanks, David's assistant, turns traitor.

    b: 26 May 58 pc: 113 w: Neil R Collins d: Terry Bishop
  114. "Woman's War"
    gs: Zena Walker [ Ann de Brissac ], Neil Hallett [ Michael ], Tony Thawnton [ 1st guard ], Graham Stewart [ 2nd guard ]

    Robin agrees to let two of his men accompany Ann de Brissac, a noblewoman, to a place where gold for King Richard is hidden. But Marian then arrives at the camp to explain that Ann is a spy for Prince John. So Robin has to set out to save his two men.

    b: 2 Jun 58 pc: 114 w: Philip Bolsover d: Peter Seabourne
  115. "Little Mother"
    gs: Renee Houston [ Little Mother ], Charles Houston [ Duke ], Anthony Green [ Young boy ], Desmond Llewelyn [ "Two Fingers" ], Lawrence James [ 1st man-at-arms ], Arthur Skinner [ 2nd man-at-arms ]

    A trap is laid to catch Little John when he receives a message that his mother, a serf of the Duke of Retford, is very ill. But the brawny outlaw brings the house down about the plotter's ears.

    b: 9 Jun 58 pc: 115 w: Philip Bolsover d: Terry Bishop
  116. "Marian's Prize"
    gs: Hubert Gregg [ Prince John ], Jack Melford [ Lord Northeave ], Brian Alexis [ Will Scarlet ], Paul Eddington [ Walter ], Graham Stewart [ Stephen ], Arthur Lawrence [ Herald ]

    Robin's name is entered for an archery contest in the village of Northeave, but owing to his absence from camp, Marian has to go instead, in disguise.

    b: 16 Jun 58 pc: 116 w: Louis Marks d: Peter Seabourne
  117. "Farewell to Tuck"
    gs: Carl Bernard [ Archbishop ], Anne Reid [ Alison ], Harold Goodwin [ Jack ], Paul Eddington [ Lieutenant ], Edmund Warwick [ Michael ], Catherine Finn [ Catherine ]

    The Sheriff has long suspected that Friar Tuck is in league with Robin Hood, and seizes an opportunity to get rid of him, when the archbishop arrives in Nottingham, looking for a good man to take over a parish in Sussex.

    b: 30 Jun 58 pc: 117 w: Arthur Dales d: Terry Bishop

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  118. "Sybella"
    gs: David Davies [ Baron Onslow ], Geoffrey Taylor [ Ralph ], Soraya Rafat [ Sybella ], Norman Mitchell [ Earl of Steyne ], Michael Peake [ Ali ], Graham Stewart [ Attendant ]

    On his way to join King Richard in the Holy Land, the Earl of Steyne is ambushed by Baron Onslow, and killed. Onslow changes clothes with the dead Earl, and posing as him, rides to Nottingham, with the Earls' letter of introduction from Robin to the King. What is he plotting?

    b: 21 Nov 59 pc: 134 w: Michael Connor d: Terry Bishop
  119. "The Flying Sorcerer"
    gs: Arthur Howard [ Lord Eilmer ], Anthony Jacobs [ Lord Giles of Richmond ], Gordon Whiting [ Harold ], Terry Yorke [ Mauger ], Morton Lowry [ Lieutenant ], Arthur Skinner [ Tradesman ], Middleton Woods [ Merchant ], Geraldine Hagan [ Woman ]

    Lord Giles of Richmond, in Nottingham to supervise the collection of outstanding taxes, sees an opportunity to increase his own wealth, when he sees Lord Eilmer, an elderly, harmless eccentric, carrying out scientific experiments in the market-place.

    b: 28 Nov 59 pc: 135 w: Palmer Thompson d: Bernard Knowles
  120. "The Lady-Killer"
    gs: Geraldine Hagan [ Maud ], Derek Birch [ Lord de Sarigny ], Ronald Hines [ Lieutenant ], Keith Rawlings [ 1st forester ], Gordon Whiting [ Harold ], Brian Alexis [ Edgar ]

    Robin is out hunting with Derwent when he sees his old friend Will Scarlett stalking a deer. Before Robin can join him, two foresters arrive and arrest Will for poaching.

    b: 5 Dec 59 pc: 130 w: Jan Read d: Terry Bishop
  121. "A Touch of Fever"
    gs: John Carson [ Sir Nigel Fitzhulme ], Ronald Hines [ Sir John Hanley ], Humphrey Lestocq [ Sir Gerald Fullerton ]

    Robin and his men capture three knights riding through Sherwood Forest. Difficulties arise when Marian recognises one of them as her cousin.

    b: 12 Dec 59 pc: 127 w: Leon Griffiths d: Peter Seabourne
  122. "The Devil You Don't Know"
    gs: Ronald Hines [ Lieutenant ], Keith Rawlings [ Bault ]

    The Sheriff is to be sent to London for a few months, and a deputy is to replace him in Nottingham. Will the new Sheriff be as tyrannical as the old one? Robin and Will Scarlett are out searching for Alan-a-Dale, who has failed to return to camp, when they see a group of horsemen with a young yeoman prisoner. They decide to help the captive.

    b: 19 Dec 59 pc: 129 w: Owen Holder d: Peter Seabourne
  123. "The Loaf"
    gs:

    The Sheriff learns that in London there is a great demand for flour, and high prices are being paid for it. This gives him an idea that will improve his finances - though the Nottingham poor will suffer.

    b: 2 Jan 60 pc: 133 w: Philip Bolsover d: Peter Seabourne
  124. "Six Strings to his Bow"
    gs: Simone Lovell [ Joan ], Morton Lowry [ Lieutenant ]

    At the 'Blue Boar Inn', Robin meets a strange knight playing a harp, and decides not to interrupt the newcomer. But when a crossbow bolt flies through the window, narrowly missing thew knight, Robin thinks he should make his presence known.

    b: 9 Jan 60 pc: 128 w: Raymond Bowers d: Terry Bishop
  125. "Tuck's Love Day"
    gs: Basil Dignam [ Sir Geoffrey ], Peter Torquill [ Roger ], Walter Horsburgh [ Abbot ], Morton Lowry [ Lieutenant ], Ken Buckle [ Bault ], Terry Yorke [ Edgar ]

    Friar Tuck is in trouble with his Abbot. He has been unable to collect money for the church. In despair, he goes to Robin for help and advice.

    b: 27 Feb 60 pc: 132 w: Alan Hackney d: Terry Bishop
  126. "A Bushel of Apples"
    gs: Harry H Corbett [ Sir Watkyn ], Philip Latham [ Father Ignatius ], Paddy Joyce [ Peasant ], Ivor Colin [ Man-at-arms ]

    Robin uncovers Sir Watkyn's plot to extort large sums of money from the peasants.

    b: 17 Jul 60 pc: 131 w: Jan Read d: Terry Bishop
  127. "The Truce"
    gs: Derek Tansley [ Captain ], Richard Caldicot [ Lord Repton ], Morton Lowry [ Lieutenant ], Kevin Stoney [ Marshall ]

    The Deputy Sheriff is usually hostile to Robin, but now he wants his help.

    b: 24 Jul 60 pc: 138 w: Leon Griffiths d: Gordon Parry
  128. "The Debt"
    gs: Brian Rawlinson [ Martin ], Maureen Davis [ Alice Dale ], Terry Yorke [ John Dale ]

    Robin searches for an outlaw, Martin, who has been posing as one of his men and robbing innocent people in the Sherwood area.

    b: 31 Jul 60 pc: 123 w: Leon Griffiths d: Anthony Squire
  129. "The Oath"
    gs: Carl Bernard [ Archbishop ], Roy Purcell [ Courier ], Simone Lovell [ Joan ], Morton Lowry [ Lieutenant ]

    The Deputy Sheriff suspects Friar Tuck of being in league with Robin Hood, and plans to trap the Friar. But he underestimates Tuck's intelligence.

    b: 7 Aug 60 pc: 119 w: Arthur Dales d: Compton Bennett
  130. "The Charm Pedlar"
    gs: unknown [ Charm pedlar ]

    A charm pedlar arrives in Nottingham. To Robin he seems harmless, but Friar Tuck discovers the man is a trickster, selling the villagers useless potions. Robin thinks of a plan to stop the pedlar's activities.

    b: 14 Aug 60 pc: 139 w: Alan Hackney d: Peter Seabourne
  131. "Goodbye Little John"
    gs: Simone Lovell [ Joan ], Morton Lowry [ Lieutenant ], Graham Stewart [ Bault ], Denis Holmes [ Sturdy man ]

    On returning to Sherwood Forest, Little John is angry to discover that his place as Robin's right-hand man has been taken by Will Scarlett. To make matters worse, Will beats John in a wrestling match, and the big man strides off into the forest angrier than ever. The Deputy Sheriff hears of it and plans to take advantage of Little John's discontent.

    b: 21 Aug 60 pc: 118 w: Raymond Bowers d: Robert Day
  132. "The Reluctant Rebel"
    gs: Leslie Phillips [ Herbert ], John Carson [ Sir Geoffrey Claire ], Hugh Cross [ Jim Stark ]

    To gather first-hand knowledge of outlaw life for a journal he is writinng, Sir Geoffrey Claire and his manservant Herbert pose as outlaws, and join Robin Hood in Sherwood Forest.

    b: 28 Aug 60 pc: 140 w: Leon Griffiths d: Peter Seabourne
  133. "The Bagpiper"
    gs: Hugh McDermott [ Duncan of Stoneykirk ], Patrick Troughton [ Sir Fulke ], Andrew Downie [ Tam ]

    Duncan of Stoneykirk, the wild Highland clansman, is back in Sherwood Forest. He was rather troublesome on his last visit, not only to his enemies, but also to his friends. Will things be different this time?

    b: 4 Sep 60 pc: 125 w: Jan Read d: Terry Bishop
  134. "The Parting Guest"
    gs: Hugh McDermott [ Duncan of Stoneykirk ], Ellen McIntosh [ Tessie ]

    Duncan of Stoneykirk is still the rather unwelcome guest of Robin and his men. His wild, unpredictable behavior and his interest in Marian are worrying to Robin.

    b: 11 Sep 60 pc: 124 w: Louis Marks d: Terry Bishop
  135. "Hostage for a Hangman"
    gs: Humphrey Lestocq [ Lord Orford ], Jack Melford [ Lord Beaumont ], Ronald Hines [ Lieutenant ], Terry Yorke [ Bault ]

    The Deputy Sheriff arranges a meeting with Robin and tells him that unless he surrenders, he will arrest two serfs the next morning and hang them, and will repeat the process daily until he does surrender.

    b: 18 Sep 60 pc: 141 w: Arthur Dales d: Peter Seabourne
  136. "Hue and Cry"
    gs: Ronald Hines [ Dick ], Geraldine Hagan [ Jenny ], Kevin Stoney [ Blacksmith ], Graham Stewart [ Lieutenant ]

    The Deputy Sheriff is set upon by a masked man and his gold chain of office stolen. On learning the identity of his attacker, he orders nine men from a neighboring village to hunt him down.

    b: 25 Sep 60 pc: 142 w: Alan Hackney d: Compton Bennett
  137. "The Champion"
    gs: Jack Allen [ Sir Percy ], John Horsley [ Sir Guy Quentin ], Keith Rawlings [ Surveyor ]

    Marian tells Robin that, following the death of her father, supposedly slain in the Holy Land, her estate is to be taken over, at the Sheriff's suggestion, by Sir Guy Quentin. But Robin has other ideas.

    b: 2 Oct 60 pc: 122 w: Leon Griffiths d: Gordon Parry
  138. "The Edge and the Point"
    gs: Michael Gough [ Boland ], Morton Lowry [ Lieutenant ], Terry Yorke [ Sergeant ]

    Robin thinks his skill with the bow is without equal - until a former crusader, Boland, makes an appearance in Sherwood Forest.

    b: 8 Oct 60 pc: 121 w: Raymond Bowers d: Gordon Parry
  139. "A Race Against Time"
    gs: Michael Ripper [ Wilfred ], David Davies [ Sir Hartley ], Simone Lovell [ Joan ], Max Faulkner [ Clerk ], Patricia Marmont [ Duchess Constance ], Jonathan Baily [ Prince Arthur ], Susan Travers [ Serving girl ], Arthur Lawrence [ Sir Nedrick ]

    Robin gets an important message from the Duchess of Brittany, who is taking the King's son to Northumberland to be received as the rightful heir to the throne. Fearing trouble from Prince John, she wants Robin and his men to escort them.

    b: 15 Oct 60 pc: 120 w: Arthur Dales d: Terry Bishop
  140. "The Pharoah Stones"
    gs: John Forrest [ Edgar ], Carl Bernard [ Pedlar ], Morton Lowry [ Lieutenant ], Donald Bisset [ Tax collector ]

    A pedlar sells Little John three dice-like stones, which, he claims, tell the owner his fortune. Little John puts them to the test, and is convinced of their mysterious powers.

    b: 22 Oct 60 pc: 126 w: William Templeton d: Gordon Parry
  141. "Bride for an Outlaw"
    gs: Mary Manson [ Judith Denton ], John Horsley [ Sir Bligh Denton ], Camilla Hasse [ Anne ], Nigel Davenport [ Sir Peter ], Morton Lowry [ Lieutenant ]

    Sir Bligh Denton, a wealthy merchant, learns that his daughter Judith's suitor plans to visit her. Robin, escaping from the Sheriff's men, enters the house and is mistaken for the man.

    b: 29 Oct 60 pc: 136 w: Louis Marks d: Gordon Parry
  142. "Double Trouble"
    gs: Alexander Gauge [ Edgar ], Charles Lloyd Pack [ Archbishop ], Morton Lowry [ Lieutenant ], Edmund Warwick [ Old man ]

    Friar Tuck's identical twin brother, Edgar, is back in Nottingham. Edgar is a rogueish fellow, and has agreed to help the Deputy Sheriff to trap Robin Hood.

    b: 5 Nov 60 pc: 137 w: Louis Marks d: Terry Bishop
  143. "Trapped"
    gs: Laurence Hardy [ Sir Marmont ], Maurice Kaufmann [ William ], Ronald Hines [ Peter ]

    Sir Marmont seizes travelers, tries them on false charges, and if they are unable to pay the heavy fine he imposes, sentences them to work for him. Robin Hood then falls into his clutches.

    b: 12 Nov 60 pc: 143 w: Wilton Schiller d: Terry Bishop

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NOTES

A few years ago a pair of (NTSC?) VHS videos were released containing four episodes each: Video 1 with 'The Coming of Robin Hood', 'The Moneylender', 'Checkmate', and 'Goodbye Little John'; Video 2 with 'Queen Eleanor', 'Ladies of Sherwood', 'Secret Mission', and 'The Thorkil Ghost'.

In N America there have been Region 1 DVD releases of various episodes by various companies: Alpha Video / Gotham Distribution (on ALP-4494D, ALP-4495D, ALP-4602D, ALP-4676D & ALP-4677D); Cascadia Entertainment (on CCE-561); Critics Choice (on CCD-1048, CCD-1067, CCD-1091, CCD-1095 & CCD-1100); Digiview Productions (on TV-703); Madacy Entertainment (on DVD9 9323-1 - part of the "TV Nostalgia" 2-DVD set); Nostalgia Ventures; Platinum Disc Corporation (on #16469 & #16479); and Television Classics (on #57349).

In the UK all four series have been released in full as Region 2 DVD box sets.
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