Is Hollywood star Richard Gere on his way to Bassetlaw for Mayflower 400 festival?
0 Have your say Hollywood superstar Richard Gere should be the star guest at an historic festival in Bassetlaw, according to MP John Mann.
The actor was name-checked in the House of Commons as the most famous descendant of the Pilgrim Fathers, who first set sail for America.
Three of the first four signatories to the Mayflower Compact came from Bassetlaw and neighbouring South Yorkshire.
The region is currently preparing to mark 400 years since the Mayflower set sail to America in 1620.
Speaking during questions to the church commissioners, Bassetlaw MP John Mann invited Tory Dame Caroline... read more
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