Events

Matt And Steve Appleby Present The Carnival Show – Episode 3

Matt and Steve Appleby are back with another ThisIsAlfred Carnival show.

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Miracle-Working Nuns Of Minsk Planning Shaftesbury Choral Concert

At the end of May, St James Church will be filled with the uplifting and moving sound of sacred and folk music from Belarus.

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Inspirational Speaker To Share Growth Ideas With Shaftesbury Business Owners

Shaftesbury business owners will be shown how to identify new growth opportunities when an innovation expert shares her inspiring stories.

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Biggest Ever Shaftesbury Fringe In 2019

In 2018, Shaftesbury Fringe became England’s third-largest fringe festival. And the fourth event, taking place between 5th and 7th July 2019, will be even bigger than last year.

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Gold Hill Cheese Runner Beats Own Record At Packed Shaftesbury Festival

Shaftesbury is famous for its hilltop setting and our steep slopes were at the centre of the action on Sunday.

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Springhead Sustainability Fair Demonstrates A Use For Waste Plastics

More creative and sustainable living fairs will be held at Springhead following the success of the inaugural event on Bank Holiday Monday.

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Food, Views And A Unique Tradition – Why You Should Visit Shaftesbury Food Festival

Final preparations are underway for the Shaftesbury Food and Drink Festival on Sunday, 12th May. James Thrift is one of the event’s organisers and he’s promising a full range of fun activities, starting at 10am.

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History Talk Reveals Reason For Buckets On Shaftesbury’s Streets

On Thursday, visitors to Shaftesbury Library will be offered a glimpse into life in our town around 100 years ago when volunteers from Gold Hill Museum show photographs and share stories from their ‘Shaftesbury Remembers’ Great War project.

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Much Loved Shaftesbury Folk Music Couple Perform First Shaftesbury Fringe

Two of Shaftesbury’s longest-established folk music performers, husband and wife group Tattie Bogle, will perform at their first Shaftesbury Fringe this July.

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Shaftesbury Poet To Share Her Observations In Debut Fringe Show

A Shaftesbury resident will perform her poetry in public for the first time at Shaftesbury Fringe this July.

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