Arts

Shaftesbury Schoolgirl Inspires Gran To Write Charity Fundraiser Book

Three pupils of Shaftesbury’s Abbey primary school, Noah, Bella and Abel Rose, joined their grandmother as she handed over a £1,500 cheque at Shaftesbury Julia’s House charity shop yesterday.

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Author Eric Olsen On His Forthcoming Shaftesbury Pubs Book

Shaftesbury author Eric Olsen is preparing his third local history book.

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Shaftesbury Arts Centre Box Office Reopens

Shaftesbury Arts Centre will reopen its box office in November, with restricted opening hours.

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Our Sunday Short Story With Barkley Johnson – Was There Anyone There?

Hartgrove-based writer Barkley Johnson narrates the first part of his two-part story.

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Nick Crump Gives Shaftesbury Composer Karen Wimhurst Another Improvisation Challenge

Nick asks Karen to compose and play a tune that represents a word or emotion.

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Shaftesbury Library Challenge – Create Treasure From Trash

Staff at Shaftesbury library are encouraging local kids to rummage through the recycling to make something creative from the rubbish.

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Karen Cole Reviews ‘A Prayer For The Broken’ By Mark Tilbury

Shaftesbury book blogger Karen Cole reviews ‘A Prayer For The Broken’ by Mark Tilbury.

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Stormy Outlook For Shaftesbury Arts Centre Gallery

You might be surprised to see powerful paintings featuring stormy seas and wave-battered Cornish cliffs and headlands on display at Shaftesbury Arts Centre Gallery.

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Shaftesbury Musician Gordon Haskell Has Died

Shaftesbury-based singer-songwriter Gordon Haskell has died.

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Shaftesbury Arts Centre Chairman Urges Dorset Council To Discuss Extended Car Park Charging

The chairman of Shaftesbury Arts Centre wants the Dorset councillor who is responsible for proposed car parking charging changes to contact her.

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