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Stories in depth

St James’ Speed Campaigner Wants To Hear About Unreported Accidents

St James’ speed campaigner Lyn Pagano wants a 20mph restriction along her street.

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Shaftesbury Couple Restart Their Bridge Classes As A Community Service

Charlotte and Nicholas Mackay operate Dorset Bridge School from their St James’ Street home.

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Over 200 Years Of History At Shaftesbury Freemasons

We take a look inside Shaftesbury Freemasons.

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Saturday’s Berwick Bash Will Exceed Organiser’s Expectations

Saturday’s Berwick Bash will exceed expectations with over 100 classic cars expected to attend.

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Why Shaftesbury? Melanie Fontana Tells Jeanette Hardiman Why She Chose Our Town

Gold Hill resident Melanie Fontana tells Jeanette Hardiman why she chose to live in our town.

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Fire Crew Called To Overturned Vehicle On Foyle Hill

Fire crew were called to an overturned vehicle on Foyle Hill on Monday.

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Five Shaftesbury Artists Launch ‘Quirky And Challenging’ Art Exhibition

Five Shaftesbury artists have launched a ‘quirky and challenging’ exhibition at the Arts Centre Gallery today. There’s bubble wrap and a model of ‘Bertie Bassett’!

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Shaftesbury School Students Represent UK In Education Ideas Forum ‘Hackathon’

Shaftesbury School students have represented the UK in an education ideas forum.

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Massive Variety Recorded In Springhead Trust’s Moth Count

A massive variety of moths has been recorded in Springhead Trust’s latest survey.

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Delayed Dorset Council Bin Collection Creates ‘Stench’ Across Motcombe

Parish councillors have been discussing a ‘stench’ across Motcombe, caused by delays to Dorset Council’s collection of garden waste.

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Mary Myers Meets Barbara Humphreys’ Hartgrove Alpacas

Our smallholding correspondent Mary Myers meets Barbara Humphreys and her Hartgrove alpacas.

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Shaftesbury Fringe Organisers Set 2022 Dates

The joint chairmen of Shaftesbury Fringe, Rob Neely and James Thrift, tell Alfred that they’re pleased with our community’s feedback to this year’s event.

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North Dorset Nature

North Dorset Nature – Episode 27

Our weekly programme devoted to wildlife in Shaftesbury and the villages, presented by Dee Abbott. 

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North Dorset Nature – Episode 26

Our weekly programme devoted to wildlife in Shaftesbury and the villages, presented by Dee Abbott. 

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North Dorset Nature – Episode 25

Our weekly programme devoted to wildlife in Shaftesbury and the villages, presented by Dee Abbott. 

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Hilltop History

Hilltop History – Episode 11

Listen to Alfred’s Hilltop History programme, introduced by Elaine Barratt.

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Hilltop History – Episode 10

Listen to Alfred’s Hilltop History programme, introduced by Elaine Barratt.

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Hilltop History – Episode 9

Listen to episode 9 of Alfred’s weekly ‘Hilltop History’ show.

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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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