We have our Twm Sion Cati but now we may have our Robin Hood! This does make sense as the Welsh character has always been to side with the oppressed and underprivileged in society.
Robin Hood was really a Welsh freedom fighter who never even set foot in
Lawhead, 56, believes the folk hero and his band of merry men would have carried out their thieving in the Marsh, a primeval forest in
Bran is a spoiled and selfish prince who becomes the rightful heir to the
"While the forests of
Unsurprisingly Lawhead's version of the legend has not been greeted with enthusiasm in Robin's spiritual home. Stephen Richeux, from Nottingham City Council, said: "We laugh at this suggestion. "We imagine this author is trying to make a name for himself with the outrageous suggestion that
The English Robin Hood is first mentioned by name in the official documents for