Lorna Doone cookies were introduced in 1912 by Nabisco. According to John Barrows, former senior manager for marketing communications (1998) at Nabisco: "No record exists as to the exact motivation behind the selection of that name, but in those days [1912] shortbread biscuits were considered a product of Scottish heritage, and the Lorna Doone character was symbolic of Scotland."

Movie debut of Jesse Spencer.

Several actors in this series went to play in HBO's Game of Thrones TV Series and Itv's Downton Abbey.

Don Powell plays a character called "Dapple Rose" - Dapple Rose was a track on the "Play It Loud" Album by rock group Slade, of which Don is the drummer.

Rita Tushingham and Desmond Davis announced a version in 1970.