The Alfred Daily – 28th March 2020

The Alfred Daily is a new, daily, 30-minute radio programme. It is being broadcast 7 days-a-week. On The Alfred Daily today:

  • Incredible NHS staff buying caravans so they can self-isolate and continue working, says James Farrow of BMV. (1:10)
  • Amber Harrison – Where In Shaftesbury? (07:00)
  • A Shaftesbury quizmaster, Paul Merefield, tests your knowledge. (07:59)
  • Volunteers clear Breach Common ponds to encourage the return of rare reptiles. (09:45)
  • Shaftesbury residents’ gadget and IT support continues with the launch of a new helpline on Monday. (17:45)
  • Tom Clements teaches guitar to Motcombe and Shaftesbury schoolkids. He has a live-streaming gig on Saturday night. (19:50)
  • Kate Pickard and Karen Burkett – two friends share entertaining chat over the garden fence. (28:00)
  • The relaxing sounds of Melbury Abbas stream, recorded by Nick Crump. (35:24)