The BEST Episodes of Robin Hood

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 2, 2020

Network: BBC One

An updated series following the life of Robin Hood and his Merry Men in Sherwood forest. Together they steal from the rich and give to the poor - all the while avoiding their enemies Sir Guy of Gisborne and the Sheriff of Nottingham.

Something Worth Fighting For, Part One

#1 - Something Worth Fighting For, Part One

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Jun 20, 2009

Robin and his men battle against Isabella as she rounds up men to send to Prince John. Archer works with his sister and attempts to catch Robin and Gisborne.

star 8.47
266 votes
Directors: Matthew Evans
Writers: Dominic Minghella, Foz Allan, Ryan Craig
A Clue: No

#2 - A Clue: No

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 30, 2006

In the final episode of the first series, Robin of Locksley mourns the loss of Marian. But in the final fairwells from the group a shocking discovery is made.....

star 8.35
335 votes
Directors: Matthew Evans
Writers: Dominic Minghella
Total Eclipse

#3 - Total Eclipse

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Mar 28, 2009

The Outlaws return from the Holy Land and Robin breaks up the gang- all he cares about is getting revenge on Gisborne. However, a traveling monk named Tuck makes him realize exactly how much the country needs him.

star 8.35
329 votes
Writers: Dominic Minghella, Foz Allan, Michael Chaplin
The Booby and the Beast

#4 - The Booby and the Beast

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 13, 2007

In his first mission since discovering the devastating truth about operation Shah Mat, Robin launches an abortive raid on Nottingham Castle's new Strong Room.

star 8.26
366 votes
Writers: Simon Ashford
Something Worth Fighting For, Part Two

#5 - Something Worth Fighting For, Part Two

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Jun 27, 2009

Robin and his men are forced to retreat after trying to defend the castle. A final battle sees everyone fighting for their lives.

star 8.17
295 votes
Directors: Matthew Evans
Writers: Dominic Minghella, Foz Allan, Simon J Ashford
The Enemy of My Enemy

#6 - The Enemy of My Enemy

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired Jun 13, 2009

The gang are shocked when Robin announces that Gisbourne is joining their fight against Isabella, but can their uneasy truce survive? Robin and Gisbourne then travel to York to save their half-brother Archer from execution, and find that he has made a formidable enemy in the Sheriff of York.

star 8.10
236 votes
Directors: Graeme Harper
Writers: Dominic Minghella, Foz Allan, Timothy Prager
Get Carter

#7 - Get Carter

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 24, 2007

Marian wakes up in Sherwood Forest on the first day of the rest of her life as an outlaw with Robin and his gang. Surprising everyone with a new energy and recklessness, however, she jeopardises the gang's mission to bring aid to Clun Village after it's ransacked by the Sheriff's men.

star 7.84
417 votes
Directors: Roger Goldby
Writers: Richard Stoneman
The King is Dead, Long Live the King

#8 - The King is Dead, Long Live the King

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired May 23, 2009

The Royal Keeper of the Keys and Robin's former mentor, Lord Sheridan announces that King Richard has been killed in battle. Prince John orders a hasty coronation at Nottingham and forces the Archbishop to preside over it. Can Robin unveil a hidden secret before John is crowned King?

star 7.81
327 votes
Directors: John Greening
Writers: Dominic Minghella, Foz Allan, John Jackson
A Good Day to Die

#9 - A Good Day to Die

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 29, 2007

Robin and the Outlaws arrive at a barn for Robin's birthday party, only to find that they are surrounded by The Sheriff's mercenaries and won't be let out alive. The Outlaws share their secrets with one another whilst the traitor, Allan A Dale, realises that The Sheriff and Gisborne are heading to the Holy Land to kill the King. Fearless Marian takes it upon herself to stop The Sheriff in his tracks while Allan must choose his allegiance. Will Robin realise that the mercenaries are merely there to distract him from The Sheriff's new dastardly plan, and will Allan come to his senses?

star 7.81
301 votes
Directors: David Evans
Writers: Dominic Minghella
We Are Robin Hood

#10 - We Are Robin Hood

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 29, 2007

Robin and the Outlaws, The Sheriff, Gisborne and Marian are now in the Holy Land. Robin warns the King of the impending threat to his life, but The Sheriff's cunning has prevailed; instead of a heroes' welcome, Robin and the Outlaws are treated as traitors... Marian makes a final attempt to redeem Gisborne – if he kills The Sheriff, he will have everything he wants, including her. Will fear of The Sheriff or the smell of power win the battle for Gisborne's soul? The battle for England is on. Will Robin be released in time to save the King's life? Will Marian escape from the clutches of The Sheriff? High stakes and ultimate tragedy ensue...

star 7.79
181 votes
Directors: David Evans
Writers: Dominic Minghella
Dead Man Walking

#11 - Dead Man Walking

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 16, 2006

When Little John's son is arrested in Locksley, John moves to protect his son from the Sherrif's law - and is quickly thrown in Nottingham's dungeon. Alice is suprised to find her husband is still alive.

star 7.78
298 votes
Directors: Graeme Harper
Writers: Simon Ashford
Cause and Effect

#12 - Cause and Effect

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Apr 4, 2009

When the Sheriff of Nottingham decides to sell all the local men to Finn, the rightful King of Ireland (who seeks to liberate Ireland), a young village girl named Kate does everything she can to save her brother from conscription- which involves betraying Robin...

star 7.76
239 votes
Writers: Dominic Minghella, Foz Allan, Simon J Ashford
Bad Blood

#13 - Bad Blood

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Jun 6, 2009

It's a step back in time as a mysterious figure forces Robin and Gisborne to hear the story of their past. The truth about their parents is exposed and a huge revelation rocks them both to the core. As the strange figure shows his face, Robin and Gisborne know their lives will never be the same again.

star 7.72
237 votes
Directors: Roger Goldby
Writers: Dominic Minghella, Foz Allan, Lisa Holdsworth
Lardner's Ring

#14 - Lardner's Ring

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 1, 2007

A mortally wounded, one-legged messenger from King Richard flees Locksley Manor pursued by Gisborne's men and ends up in the arms of Robin. In his dying breath, he tells Robin that the King needs him to return to fight in the Holy Land, and utters the word "Lardner". The Sheriff is furious that the messenger got away, especially now that he and Gisborne are also on the hunt for Lardner, having received a prediction from a fortune-telling Fool that the "ring of Lardner" spells trouble.

star 7.72
360 votes
Directors: Roger Goldby
Writers: John Fay
Lost in Translation

#15 - Lost in Translation

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Apr 11, 2009

The Sheriff turns the heat up on Robin and his gang by forcing the Abbot to accuse them of stealing from the church. Tuck's attempt to clear Robin's name ends with him being captured and tied to the rack. Will the gang free Tuck in time, while escaping execution themselves?

star 7.71
214 votes
Directors: Alex Pillai
Writers: Dominic Minghella, Foz Allan, Ryan Craig
Sister Hood

#16 - Sister Hood

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 6, 2007

Robin and the gang have been busy constructing their ingenious new camp, but, when Knighton Hall is razed and Marian and Edward are taken to the castle under house arrest, it's clear that the rules have changed.

star 7.69
335 votes
Writers: Dominic Minghella
The Return of the King

#17 - The Return of the King

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 23, 2006

The news of King Richard's return to England reaches Robin and the gang - and it means one thing; Marian's marriage to Gisborne is looming closer. Marian attempts to steal Gisborne's money and distribute it to the villagers, Robin tries to find out more about Gisborne's crimes. But then tragedy strikes for the Nightwatchman at Locksley Manor...

star 7.65
392 votes
Directors: Matthew Evans
Writers: Dominic Minghella
Let the Games Commence

#18 - Let the Games Commence

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Apr 25, 2009

Gisborne returns with Prince John's Elite Guards and a secret new weapon. Little John finds himself separated from the others and ends up in a Gladiator circus. Robin finds himself helping a mysterious woman.

star 7.61
240 votes
Directors: Patrick Lau
Writers: Dominic Minghella, Foz Allan, Lisa Holdsworth
Sins of the Father

#19 - Sins of the Father

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Apr 18, 2009

Ruthless Rufus is in town, intent on revenge. When he kidnaps Allan and Kate, Robin retaliates by snatching his son. Robin and the gang face a race against time as they try to find Rufus' hiding place. Will they succeed, or is this the end of the road for Allan and Kate?

star 7.56
214 votes
Directors: Alex Pillai
Writers: Dominic Minghella, Foz Allan, Holly Phillips
Treasure of the Nation

#20 - Treasure of the Nation

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 15, 2007

The King's guard Legrand arrives with a vital mission for Robin. As Robin joins the quest to unravel the coded clues leading to the mysterious Thesaurus Patriae, Marian decides to act alone in helping Locksley villagers, only for Gisborne to finally unmask her as the Nightwatchman. The Sheriff is hunting the Thesaurus Patriae, too. Everyone's in for a surprise when King Richard's treasure turns out to be neither gold nor jewellery.

star 7.55
358 votes
Directors: Matthew Evans
Writers: Simon J Ashford
Walkabout

#21 - Walkabout

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 8, 2007

Tormented by Robin Hood, The Sheriff sleepwalks straight into Sherwood Forest. Unfortunately, he goes missing on the very day that Prince John's messenger, Jasper, arrives to check all is well in Nottingham. By the time Gisborne raises the alarm, Prince John's private army is already on its way, ready to raze Nottingham at sunset. Drastic action is called for, so, while keeping up appearances with Jasper, Gisborne and Marian secretly task Robin with tracking down the Sheriff in the forest.

star 7.54
357 votes
Directors: Matthew Evans
Writers: Bev Doyle, Richard Kurti
Do You Love Me?

#22 - Do You Love Me?

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired May 2, 2009

Prince John causes mischief when he shows up in Nottingham. Gisborne and the Sheriff are assigned on a royal mission.

star 7.49
240 votes
Directors: Patrick Lau
Writers: Dominic Minghella, Foz Allan, Timothy Prager
A Dangerous Deal

#23 - A Dangerous Deal

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired May 30, 2009

Gisborne awaits his execution in a Nottingham dungeon, and meets a fellow prisoner who has a profound effect upon him. Robin thinks he can strike a deal with Sheriff Isabella, but his plans are thwarted when an unexpected stranger from her past arrives, looking for revenge.

star 7.48
326 votes
Directors: Graeme Harper
Writers: Dominic Minghella, Foz Allan, Tom Mullens
Peace? Off!

#24 - Peace? Off!

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 9, 2006

Robin saves an arsonist from burning Locksley Church and brings him back to the forest, the gang are reluctant to feel sympathy for him - until they realise who he is and where he's been. Peace is on the table as an emisary from Saladin visits England to negotiate with Prince John, but instead the Sheriff attempts to hold him for ransom. When Robin discovers the plot, he makes plans for the ransom money - but what will he have to face to get it?

star 7.43
450 votes
Directors: Graeme Harper
Writers: Bev Doyle, Richard Kurti
Ducking and Diving

#25 - Ducking and Diving

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 3, 2007

A horrified Robin realises that his plan to capture the Sheriff's spy, Henry of Lewes, has failed because he has a traitor in his gang. Fearing for Marian's safety in the castle, Robin sets about rooting out the turncoat. His only clue is supplied by Marian: the spy's meeting place is located at the Trip To Jerusalem Inn, where the traitor outlaw sells his secrets to Gisborne.

star 7.38
392 votes
Directors: Matthew Evans
Writers: Debbie Oates