Day Trip – Explore the World of ‘Mayflower’ Pastor John Robinson and the beautiful Beauvale Abbey

Saturday 5th November 2016

Trip departs from Gainsborough, Retford and Worksop

  • Follow the life story of John Robinson, spiritual leader of the ‘Mayflower’ pilgrims
  • Visit the unique St Martin’s Bilborough, one of the home churches of separatist and Baptist Thomas Helwys, with its own unique murals
  • Guided tour of beautiful Beauvale Priory – medieval monastery and home of John Robinson’s wife – and lunch at the Priory
  • Visit the inspiring Greasley church where Robinson got married, and a centre of illegal nonconformity for a century

The tour costs £25 which includes coach, coffee, lunch at Beauvale (excluding drinks) and guides. You can book by email to, by phone/text to 07470-366689 or by post to Pilgrims & Prophets, c/o The Well, Hospital Road, Retford.