Plans for a plastic-free Shaftesbury | Minsk nuns to perform Shaftesbury choral concert | Trying to reverse the decline of swifts in Fontmell Magna | Abbey School pupils undertake ‘Three Peaks’ challenge | £1.7m for new Shaftesbury to Salisbury cycleways | Estate agent to make marathon walk for forces charity Read More
Month: May 2019
Shaftesbury estate agent Matt Boatwright is expecting to gain a few blisters from the 26-mile fundraising walk he’s undertaking across Salisbury Plain.
At the end of May, St James Church will be filled with the uplifting and moving sound of sacred and folk music from Belarus.
It’s time for Shaftesbury’s businesses, organisations and residents to phase out their use of single-use plastics. That’s the goal of the town’s newly-formed environmental action group, Plastic Free Shaftesbury.
Abbey Primary School has taken its fundraising to new levels. Supporters are raising sponsorship cash to create a sensory garden at the school.
Shaftesbury business owners will be shown how to identify new growth opportunities when an innovation expert shares her inspiring stories.
A major project to improve the experience of visitors to the Shaftesbury area has received almost £1.7m from the National Lottery Heritage Fund.
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