P436 ORACLE 436 Mon12 Oct C4 1710:51 4-Tel          Teletext Time Travellers        "I do need help," sah— Marion doubtfully. "You see 2obin has been captured by the Sheriff and is being held in the dungeons of his castle." "But what about his men?," asked Colin. "Won't they help him?" "They don't know he's in trouble," replied Marion. "They think he's away on a long trip." "All we have to do is find the men," said Camilla. "Oh, easy," said Colin sarcastically. "And in all this forest, how are we going to do that?" 4-T Gallery Competition ORACLE Kids
P436 ORACLE 436 Mon12 Oct C4 1710:10 4-$fl          Teletext Time Travellers        The three looked at each other in despair. "The Merry Men and Robin have a signal to contact each other," said Colin, "but what is it?" "An owl hooting, maybe," said Calhlla, who did one of her brilliant bird impressions. Before they knew what had happened they were surrounded by mdn in green tunics pointing bows and arrows in their direction. "Don't move," said the biggest man menacingly, and, before they could open their mouths, the threesome were bound, gagged and tossed onto a cart..... MORE NEXT BD@ 4-T Gallery Competition ORACLE Kids
P436 ORACLE 436 Mon12 Oct C4 1740:01 4-$fl          Teletext Time Travellers        "Look, I know you don't know us and we must look pretty funny to you in these strange clothes," said Camilla. "But can we help?" "Nobody can help," wailed the girl, "except Robin's men and I don't know where to find them." "Er hem," said Colin, tentatively, "are you Maid Marion by any chance, Robin Hood's girlfriend?" "That's right," said the girl, surprised, "and I love Robin with all my heart. But nobody except my nurse knows that." 4-T Gallery Competition ORACLE Kids
P436 ORACLE 436 Mon12 Oct C4 1741:26 4-$fl          Teletext Time Travellers        Colin and Camilla looked at each other in delight, "Wow, we're in Robin Hood country," whispered Camilla. "What a hero he was, robbing the rich to give to the poor." "Yes, he had a brilliant group of mates who helped him trick the mean old Sheriff every time," nodded Colin in agreement. "Well," demanded Marion, "how do you know so much about me?" "Um, it's a long story," said Calhlla. "But please trust us - we would really like to help you." 4-T Gallery Competition ORACLE Kids
P436 ORACLE 436 Mon12 Oct C4 1750:03                                                                                        4-T Gallery Competition ORACLE Kids
P436 ORACLE 436 Mon12 Oct C4 1740:41 4-$fl          Teletext Time Travellers        The twins and the young girl crouched down behind several thick bushes and through the leaves they saw eight men gallop by on large horses. "In a bit of a hurry, aren't they?," joked Colin, "I didn't like the look of the lead rider - he had a really mean look about him." "You have spoken the truth," sahd the girl, bitterly. "He's the Sheriff of Nottingham, my father. I hate him." The twins looked at each other in surprise as the girl started to cry again. 4-T Gallery Competition ORACLE Kids
P436 ORACLE 436 Mon12 Oct C4 1750:06                                                                       4-T Gallery Competition ORACLE Kids
P436 ORACLE 436 Mon12 Oct C4 1751:23 4-Tel          Teletext Time Travellers        STORY SO FAR: The Fourtel twins, Colin and Camilla, have zapped back in time via their rather unusual TV set. Unfortunately, they didn't know where they were going and arrived in a forest where they met a girl who was crying. She told them they were in Sherwood Forest near Nottingham. Just then they heard horses' hooves and the girl told them to hide in the bushes with her. NOW READ ON..... 4-T Gallery Competition ORACLE Kids