Richard Bacon back in Mansfield for special BBC radio show

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BBC Radio 5 Live presenter Richard Bacon is returning Mansfield on Wednesday for a show about how his hometown has changed.

Richard will be hosting the programme from an empty unit in Four Seasons Shopping Centre where he will be joined by swimmer Rebecca Adlington.

The broadcast begins at 2pm followed by a debate a with local residents about the state of the British High Street.

Rebecca Adlington will be in the shop unit from 3pm onwards talking to Richard about how the town has changed since when she grew up here.

At 3.30pm Comedy Dave, formerly of the Chris Moyles Breakfast Show will host a ‘moan in’ at Mansfield Market Place where shoppers can have their say.

Throughout this week, a number of presenters on BBC Radio 5 live are returning to the area they were brought up to reflect on local changes.