• The Alfred Daily – 29th May 2020

    On today’s show: Shaftesbury Council back temporary High Street traffic ban | How to live to 100 – advice from a Shaftesbury centenarian | Shaftesbury author writes children’s fantasy novel | Football Club providing more youth opportunities | Elderflower’s medicinal properties with Julie Wood | Stories of days before ‘health and safety’ with Karren and Kate | A robin provides our Breach Lane birdsong

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