Robin of Locksley returns home from defending King and country in the Holy Land, to find a corrupt and changed Nottingham. The ruthless Sheriff of Nottingham is now in charge, crippling the poor with greedy taxes and severely punishing them for stealing even a loaf of bread. The ever-gallant Robin and his faithful manservant Much are determined to fight for the good of these hapless people. Robin is aided by a gang of talented outlaws including Will Scarlett, the ingenious engineer, and Little John, the man mountain who can destroy all in his path. As each episode unites the gang against the Sheriff and his dastardly deeds, will they succeed in thwarting injustice to relieve the poverty and hunger of the good people of Locksley?