Needing no introduction "an" Usenet stalwart wrote:
>> Looks like a jolly place for a sword flight or an archery contest.
>> Tourism calls.
>> ROBIN HOOD'S PRISON? SHERIFF'S DUNGEON FOUND AT NOTTINGHAM GAOL
>> There is, of course, the tantalising possibility that the cave prison
>> had a very famous resident, and there are plans to allow the public to
>> have a look for themselves.
>> "This is the first time visitors to the Galleries of Justice will be
>> able to see the dungeon where Robin Hood would have been imprisoned in
>> medieval times and already we have received a lot of interest from the
>> public, from as far away as Japan," said Tim.
>The nonexistence of the Robin Hood of the tales will, of course, not
>stop them from exploiting this 8-)
Robin Hood, not REAL?
St George not a Christian?
King Arthur not buried under every hill from here to Bavaria?
William Wallace did not wear blue face paint?
Hastings not named after a Danish pirate?
Is nothing true?
Soon we will have no national heroes...
Come home Beckham we need you...
all that remains
of soldier's dreams.