Arts

Shaftesbury Writer Barkley Johnson Reads His Story – The Keepers Field

Hartgrove-based writer Barkley Johnson reads another of his short stories.

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Shaftesbury Man Publishes Book Of Thought-Provoking Poems

Simon Hosken has published a book of thought-provoking poetry.

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Former Shaftesbury Art Teacher Exhibits Nature-Inspired Photos And Ceramics

If you enjoy nature, a new Shaftesbury Arts Centre exhibition of close-up photographic images will interest you.

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Shaftesbury Arts Centre Under 18s Act Out Radio Play Using Zoom

Members of the Shaftesbury Arts Centre Youth Theatre have recorded a radio play using Zoom as a lockdown challenge.

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Bimport Rooftop Singer Launches Online Acting Lessons

Many Shaftesbury residents last saw Holly Cassidy singing from the rooftop of the Bimport home owned by her dad Robin Walter and Karen Wimhurst.

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Hartgrove Writer Barkley Johnson Reads ‘The Old Mill’

North Dorset-based writer and actor Barkley Johnson reads another of his excellent short stories.

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Shaftesbury Book Blogger Karen Cole Reviews A Salisbury Author’s Latest

Karen discusses ‘While You Slept’ by Salisbury-based author R.J Parker.

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Shaftesbury Author’s Debut Book Nominated For Prestigious Nature Writing Award

Shaftesbury author Brigit Strawbridge Howard tells us of her delight and excitement as her debut book is shortlisted for a prestigious prize.

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Garden Gigs Prove Popular For Shaftesbury’s Belle Street Singers

Whilst live performance at indoor public spaces is not permitted, Shaftesbury singers Belle Street have been busy, performing their 45-minute setlist in locals’ gardens.

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Musicians Overcome Pub Gig Ban With Pop-Up Performance In East Knoyle

Folk music fans who found themselves in the East Knoyle area on Sunday had a surprise treat.

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