9. Queen Eleanor

INTRODUCTORY MINSTREL SONG: "Eleanor of Acquitane, to Nottingham for treasure goes; there to learn who are her friends, and those who are her foes!"
SUMMARY: When Queen Eleanor (Jill Esmond) arrives in Nottingham, her last port of call on her mission to collect funds for King Richard's war in the Holy Land, Lady Marian calls on Robin to give The Queen safe passage through Sherwood Forest.