Podcast

Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 40

Marma-Fest comes to Shaftesbury | Motcombe’s quirky recording studio | Local shopkeeper Rob Neely on his Arts Centre exhibition | Improvements planned for Shaftesbury’s Oasis Pool | Mayor shares his vision for the town’s new Lidl store Read More

Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 39

The relaunch of youth theatre In Shaftesbury | Pop-up performance events at a Shaftesbury farm | Ciel overcomes racial and domestic abuse to open a new bar | Take in the best view in Dorset from the top of Trinity Tower | A spring clean is being planned for Shaftesbury Read More

Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 38

Handmade paper lanterns mark the end of Shaftesbury’s Snowdrop Season | Decorating the High Street with new bunting | Cash on offer for Shaftesbury environmental projects | A designer clothes charity shop comes to town | Flamenco guitarist Juan Martin returning to Shaftesbury Read More

Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 37

Why a Shaftesbury business has been voted the Best in Britain | The mysterious objects that have arrived at a Shaftesbury hotel | Pop-up themed restaurant is planned | The Shaftesbury mum surprised by the success of her running forum | TV Beauty expert Liz Earle talks the menopause at Shaftesbury Arts Centre | How a St James incident has brought out the best in the community Read More

Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 36

How refurbishing Shaftesbury’s loos is changing lives | TV’s Andrew Marr visits Gold Hill | The father and son team photographing our changing High Street | The new Ye Old Two Brewers owners talk about their move to Shaftesbury | The Fontmell Magna mum whose nature blogs is bringing families together Read More

Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 35

New trees are being planted around Shaftesbury | Shaftesbury’s Bee Group plans expansion | Paul Rowe retires from Abbots Greengrocers | Richard Keenlyside shares his stories of being a Shaftesbury estate agent | A new younger boss for Squires Menswear Read More

Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 34

Shaftesbury’s High Street is not dying says traders | Council could buy an empty shop for pop-ups | Ali’s hand car wash is back | Fringe’s quirkiest venue to date | How Shaftesbury Carnival helps good causes Read More

Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 33

The Planet Shaftesbury group packs the Town Hall to launch their local climate change campaigns | Making Angel Square safer | Shaftesbury paramedics open their cat hotel | Make friends in France and Germany with Shaftesbury’s Twinning Association | Viv’s world record attempt – playing rugby on Everest Read More

Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 32

Success for Shaftesbury Carnival | The signature that changed Shaftesbury’s history | A Shaftesbury teenager’s public-spirited act is praised | Slimming World boss feared her son would grow up without his mum | Hope brings mental health crisis support to Shaftesbury | Car park protesters at final Shaftesbury Cattle Market Read More

Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 31

Shaftesbury Cattle Market closes | Changes at the Two Brewers and Angola ’76 | Why people are praising Bill Sherriff | Can you help uncover Duncliffe Wood’s history? | Shaftesbury Library showcases hobbies | Why Shaftesbury is being promoted as a wedding venue Read More