The Alfred Daily – 13th May 2020

The Alfred Daily is a 30-minute radio programme for Shaftesbury and the surrounding area, being broadcast 7 days-a-week. On The Alfred Daily today:

  • No confidence vote cancelled after Shaftesbury Town Council receives a legal letter.
  • Council leader asks out-of-county drivers to stay away from Dorset.
  • Charges restored at Shaftesbury town centre car parks today.
  • New Gillingham and Shaftesbury show secretary ‘gutted’ at the event’s 2020 cancellation.
  • Shaftesbury CofE likely to continue streaming services after lockdown ends.
  • Springhead’s future plans include growing produce for Shaftesbury food banks.
  • David Kerswell’s Farming Diary reflects North Dorset’s changing seasons.
  • Where in Shaftesbury? with Amber Harrison.
  • Wildlife-friendly gardener ‘Dirty Nails’ says home-grown parsnips and cabbages taste better.
  • Owls at dawn on Park Walk recorded by Nick Crump.