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Music Festival In Cann Could Mean More Mental Health Support For Local Men

It’s hoped that a group to support men with mental health challenges will be formed in Shaftesbury.

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Shaftesbury’s First Drag Night – What Happened And How Did Guests Rate It?

Last Saturday, Shaftesbury held its first drag night under a massive marquee in the garden of Ye Olde Two Brewers Inn on St James’ Street.

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Cann Festival Supports Mental Health Project

The Dudefest Festival takes place at Mayo farm at Cann today, Saturday.

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Shaftesbury Dance Project Voted 2021 Fringe Winner

A collaborative dance project created by four choreographers at Shaftesbury’s TLW Dance Studios has been voted the winner of Shaftesbury Fringe 2021.

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St James’ Filmmaker Hosts Special Screening For Shaftesbury Tree Fest

St James’ filmmaker Lizzie Sykes is showing a short film and a documentary as part of the Shaftesbury Tree Festival today, Saturday.

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Dorset’s Digital Festival Asks Shaftesbury Pupils How Tech Could Improve Lives And Learning

Pupils from Shaftesbury School, Shaftesbury Primary, St Andrews in Fontmell and Motcombe Primary have brainstormed ideas about the future use of technology in teaching.

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Talks And Walks With Author Robin Walter At Shaftesbury Tree Festival

The Shaftesbury Tree festival is on this weekend, and Bimport-based forester, environmental campaigner and author of ‘Living with Trees’, Robin Walter, talks with Alfred.

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Pioneering Dorset Campaign Will Educate Men On Workplace Issues Surrounding Menopause

In a first for the UK, the Dorset Chamber of Commerce is hosting a men-only online event to help guys better understand issues surrounding the menopause in the workplace.

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Horsepower – Motcombe Heavy Horse Show Organiser Reveals Sunday’s Special Attractions

Motcombe hosts the Wessex Heavy Horse Show and Country Fair this Sunday at the Turnpike Showground.

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Take A Leaf Out Shaftesbury Library’s Book – And Celebrate Trees

As we countdown to this weekend’s Shaftesbury Tree Festival, Alfred will highlight some of the interesting, thought-provoking, and entertaining events designed to encourage our community to celebrate our trees.

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