Archive for July 4th, 2009

For fans of the BBC series  Robin Hood, starring Jonas Armstrong and Richard Armitage, this is just to say that it has now been cancelled, after getting poor ratings in the third season – even though I’d say this was the best season!

Robin HoodIt’s hard to see how they could really have made a fourth series, as many of the actors had left, but, all the same, it’s yet another costume drama series biting the dust. 

I’ll put a link below to a report on the BBC website about the cancellation, but, if you haven’t yet seen series three in your part of the world, BEWARE, as it does give a garbled version of what happens in the last episode. Here’s the link, anyway.

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I was interested to see an article in The Daily Telegraph about how a temple which features in the 2005 Pride and Prejudice movie is to be restored by the National Trust. Unfortunately, the article doesn’t actually have a picture of the Temple of Apollo, at Stourhead in Wiltshire, but it does have one of Keira Knightley and Matthew Macfadyen.

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