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Stories in depth

Why We Are In Tier 2 – Public Health Dorset

Last night, Public Health Dorset hosted a live online broadcast explaining why the government placed the Dorset Council area in tier 2. Alfred promoted this broadcast, but technical problems meant...

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We’re In Tier 2 Because Of Bournemouth Christchurch And Poole Says MP

Shaftesbury’s MP says the Dorset Council area would have been in tier 1 restrictions from next Wednesday if government had not combined our rate of infection with the Bournemouth, Christchurch...

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Shaftesbury Police Seize Uninsured Vehicle

Shaftesbury police stopped and seized a vehicle for no insurance on Thursday evening.

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Tales From The Crypt – Julian Richards On A Collapse At The Abbey

The crypt at Shaftesbury Abbey has collapsed.

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Shaftesbury Accountants Expand And Rebrand

Paul Stacey, owner of Rutter and Allhusen, has bought a second accountancy firm based in the New Forest. Paul is rebranding the entire operation as Hub Accountants.

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Shaftesbury’s Hand Wash Car Wash Closed For Breaking COVID Rules

The hand car wash operating from the Football Club site has been closed by police.

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Wessex Internet Help Light Up Shaftesbury For Christmas

It’s been a busy 2020 for Dorset-based fibre and wireless internet provider Wessex Internet.

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Julie Wood On The Special Properties Of Rowan Trees

East Stour medicinal herbalist Julie Wood continues her series on the special properties of trees.

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Shaftesbury Music And Drama Students Launch Charity Christmas CD

Eighty students of Shaftesbury’s TLW Dance are recording a CD of Christmas favourites.

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Fontmell Magna Village Hall Offers Flexible Workspace With A View

Many people have been forced to work from home during the pandemic. That’s tough for staff who prefer to separate their work from their home life.

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Shaftesbury MP Says You Can’t Please Everyone With Essential Business Rules

Many customers of Coconut and Cotton, Shaftesbury’s plastic-free store, were disappointed when Dorset Council asked owner Lucy Barfoot to close her shop doors for the remainder of the lockdown.

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Melbury Abbas Council Identify Public Green Spaces For Protection

Melbury Abbas and Cann Parish Counci’s Neighbourhood Plan will help planners and potential developers understand which spaces residents want to be protected from new building.

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ALFRED RADIO IS COMING TO SHAFTESBURY!

Ofcom has awarded Alfred an FM radio broadcast licence for Shaftesbury and the surrounding villages. 

Click the button below to find out more and how you can get involved.

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Why not subscribe to the Alfred Podcast? It’s free!

When you subscribe, the latest episodes will automatically download to your computer, smartphone or tablet. You will be able to listen to each show as soon as it is ready. And you can listen to Alfred anywhere that you take your device.

If you are using an iPhone, iPad or iPod click here:

If you’re using a Windows or Android device, click here:

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