News

BREAKING NEWS!!!

You can now buy a copy of,
‘John Carver & The Pilgrim Fathers’ £4.95
on eBay. You will be able to purchase a copy no matter where you live in the world.
1st Class mail in UK; Air Mail outside UK.

LATEST NEWS

‘Mayflower ll’, a replica of the original Mayflower, has started her two week sea trails in the Atlantic before fore taking part in the Mayflower400 events in September 2020. This will be to commemorate the 400th Anniversary of the Pilgrim Fathers’ voyage of the Mayflower, 1620.
Events will take part in places associated with this 400th Anniversary (if permitted).

Gallery’ has been added to the website‘s Navigation bar. ‘Gallery’ contains photographs of places associated with The Pilgrim Fathers in their lifetimes. More pictures will be added. Some, not all, are taken from the booklet.

Up To Date News!!
Murder Most Foul
1st of DI Jack Kirby novels.
Expected end of rewriting: mid-September 2020 at the latest.

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This photograph shows the 3 parts of our new Square Card Reader, Card Swipe Reader and connecting Power Cable. It now allows me to take card payments at events. Below the box; top to bottom:
Card Reader with Contactless; Power Cable (here shown attached), the other end can be attached to a phone or power supply; Square Attachment for Swiping the card. This fits into an earphone socket.

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Other News
1. The Mayflower Pub, Austerfield. It is on the market for sale.

It is believed it will be demolished and apartments built on the land.
This is yet to be confirmed.
John Carver & The Pilgrim Fathers (£4.95) On Sale at: Home Farm & Lodge
2. The Pilgrim Fathers Pub, Great North Road, Scrooby.
This outlet no longer stocks John Carver & The Pilgrim Fathers booklets.
On Sale at: Pilgrim Fathers Caravan Site

Some venues selling booklets opened on Saturday 4th July 2020. You can purchase a copy there. (see list below). Others added when available.


Unable to purchase a copy?
Go to: Sales to Buy: ‘John Carver & The Pilgrim Fathers’ ONLINE
All monies protected by PayPal. Debit/Credit Cards accepted (see below)

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)
Covid-19 is affecting distribution of John Carver & The Pilgrim Fathers (32-page illustrated booklet; £4.95/$6.50). See Home, and Sales pages for booklet details.
There are some outlets where they can be purchased. These English outlets are now open. More to be added in the near future. V

Outside UK
Orders placed from outside the UK are will be sent on the availability of airline flights when restrictions are lifted.
The situation is being monitored daily for any changes.
Firm Orders (paid) Those who have ordered a booklet outside the UK, will receive them as soon as the travel restrictions are lifted.
Bulk Orders These will be treated as above if they are Firm Orders otherwise they will be treated as Preliminary Orders.
Preliminary Orders will take longer.

Inside UK
Online Order
Deliveries – they are sent 1st Class mail with the Post Office
The outlets where booklets were on sale have now re-opened
Some shops, venues, libraries, museums, etc. are open for reduced hours as yet.
Contact these outlets for further up-to-date information.
a. They are listed below so you can obtain a copy. b. More outlets throughout the country will be added shortly.
c. Watch below as more outlets are added
Outlets where booklets are on sale:
Doncaster
Tourist Information Centre, Open: 10.00am – 3.30pm
1 Priory Place, Doncaster, DN1 1BN Tel: 01302 734309
Mercre Doncaster Centre Danum Hotel, Open
High Street, Doncaster, DN1 1DN Tel: 01302 342261
Austerfield
Home Farm & Lodge, Open
High Street, Austerfield, DN10 6QU Tel: 07516 102676
enquiries@homefarmandlodge.co.uk
(next to Mayflower Pub) Mayflower Pub closed – for sale.
Scrooby
Pilgrim Fathers Caravan Site, Open: 11.30am – 10.00pm
Saracens Lane, Great North Road, Scrooby, DN10 6AS Tel: 01302 711031
Retford
The Hub, Open: 10.00am – 4.00pm
11 Churchgate, Retford, DN22 6PA Tel: 01777 860414
enquires@retfordhub.org
Firm Orders (paid) Those who have ordered a booklet outside the UK, it will be mailed to you first class.
Bulk Orders These will be treated as above if they are Firm Orders otherwise they will be treated as Preliminary Orders. Every effort will be made to furnish you with your order. Should your order be a large one and you want to collect them, please contact me beforehand. Deliveries will be arranged. Delivery Time depends on order size.
Preliminary Orders will take longer.

Planned

Presentations: John Carver & The Pilgrim Fathers is available to show in church halls, community centres, clubs, etc. as a Presentation. If you would like a Presentation for your group, make a preliminary booking.
Details of two venues who might be interested in having Presentations has been passed to me. Will be contacted shortly.
If you’d like a Presentation, contact me and I’ll look into it.

Realising many people and places are unable to see a Presentation of, ‘John Carver & the Pilgrim Fathers’, we are looking to see if the Presentations can be made as DVDs. This allows flexibility for Presentations to be shown anytime, anywhere.
Booklet Selling Tours: More about this when arranged.

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John Carver & The Pilgrim Fathers (non-fiction)
Book with No Pictures
This book tells about the life John Carver led in England before joining the Pilgrim Fathers and after he joined them. It seeks to answer many of the questions raised about John Carver. It doesn’t answer them all. Found more questions need answering about him while researching this book.
Up To Date News!!
Checking bibliography; re-checking for errors. Then to the proofreader before sending to an agent/publisher.
Being asked about this book from Family Historians. Work momentarily dropped behind schedule due to Covid-19. Checking for errors.

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1st of DI Jack Kirby novels.
Received interesting and helpful feedback from the well known and respected Cornerstones Literary Consultancy. They’re eager to take it on board. Busy implementing their recommendations and making changes.
Up To Date News!!
Expected completed rewriting date: mid-September 2020
Expected Publication Date: 2021

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