It’s 12th century England and the wicked King John is ruling with an iron fist. The Sheriff of Nottingham sees to it that the good peasants of Workshop are kept repressed. One day a woman named Marian walks into town and has a bad encounter with the sheriff; she decides to fight back against everything he stands for with her with her merry men.
Last Episode04x07 Voyage to the Bottom of the Forest Aired: Feb. 16, 1994
The Merry Men miss a potentially very rich payout when Rabies falls asleep for the ambush; they each complain about each other's shortcomings …
Series Fun Facts
- Unusually for a children's sitcom, there were no child characters among the main cast, but even so, kids flocked to a show that was offering a fun take on history, directly aimed at them.
- Kate Longergan and Wayne Morris once appeared on the Saturday Morning show "Parallel 9" interviewed about the 3rd series of the show, where they were dressed up in costume as their characters…
[show]Kate Longergan and Wayne Morris once appeared on the Saturday Morning show "Parallel 9" interviewed about the 3rd series of the show, where they were dressed up in costume as their characters from the show, Marian and Robin, as Series 3 was in production at that time. Danny John-Jules (Barrington) once appeared on "Parallel 9" dressed up in costume as his character, The Cat from "Red Dwarf", when he was interviewed about it's 6th season, which John-Jules also did between seasons of "Maid Marian and her Merry Men".
- Tony Robinson found the goatee he wore on his chin itchy.