On a warm Tuesday evening in July, Alfred’s Keri Jones joined a dozen businesspeople for a Tuesday night meal in the Grosvenor Arms’ private dining room. Everyone was there for a form of speed dating, but they weren’t seeking a partner or looking for love!
Month: September 2018
There are many loose stones and tiles around Shaftesbury’s Abbey Gardens. On14th September, architectural historian and broadcaster, Dr Jonathan Foyle, will explain how these remains could reveal a great deal of information about the history of a once significant religious building.
The Shaftesbury news reports and local information that you listen to on ThisIsAlfred.com could soon be broadcast on air, on a new FM radio station.
You might expect the proprietor of a women’s fashion and footwear shop to know about all styles, stocktaking and VAT. You wouldn’t think the roles of ‘event organiser’ or ‘show producer’ would form part of the job description. But over the last 21 years, Shirley Allum has had to develop those additional skills. And she’s become rather good at her extra duties.