Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 22

This time on Alfred, the podcast for Shaftesbury, The Vale and Chase areas of North Dorset and West Wiltshire:

Alfred uncovers the spooky side to Shaftesbury. We tour the passages under Britain’s fifth most haunted hotel and talk with the landlady of the Ship Inn about her resident spirits. (00:30)

Signs that the community cares – Motcombe locals restore the village’s historic Dorset finger signposts and road markers. (13:07)

We chat with the retired Bishop who will honour a priest who opposed the Nazis. Learn more about this special talk. (17:17)

Would a King Alfred statue enhance Shaftesbury’s High Street? Open Spaces Group member Bernard Ede believes so and he tells ThisIsAlfred why. (21:40)

The Bell Street public loos will be refurbished by spring. Councillor Tim Cook tells Alfred why it is important. (24:34)