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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

Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 30

Praise as precious lost pictures are returned to a Shaftesbury 93-year-old | New Year’s honours for Motcombe’s ‘King and Queen’ | The challenge of creating a Motcombe to Shaftesbury cycleway | Why the road through Melbury Abbas will close for 12 weeks | Loved and loathed – the life of Dorset woman Marie Stopes Read More

Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 29

The Wilderness is sold | International ballroom dancing win for a Shaftesbury schoolboy | New sustainability rules for Shaftesbury’s Sunday Market | A Pearly King and Queen tour Shaftesbury pubs for charity | How you can save Shaftesbury’s Memory Café from closure | New heritage street lights for Shaftesbury Read More

Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 28

Volunteers use speed guns to tackle speeding in Motcombe speeding | Comedy nights starting at Shaftesbury Arts Centre | Why Shaftesbury photographer Bella West is exhibiting in Westminster | A Shaftesbury man who faced death wants to help coma patient’s families | Shaftesbury’s Tesco cuts parking time and locals react

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