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:
- Dorset Council to consider disposable barbecue ban.
- Shaftesbury Council says Redrow show home isn’t appropriate for location.
- Pop-up art alongside Shaftesbury’s Pine Walk.
- Support Ella’s 5k trampoline fundraiser for Samaritans.
- Cygnet gallery returns and announces artist vacancy.
- Cath Toogood reminisces about Shaftesbury GP visits in the 1950s.
- Wildlife-friendly gardener ‘Dirty Nails’ on the versatile veg that tastes better when home grown.
- Poetry from Shaftesbury creative writer Richard Foreman – ‘What Happens Without Us’.
- A wren singing in Ferne Hollow near Charlton.