Health

Participants Feel Energised By Free Shaftesbury Castle Green Yoga

Yesterday’s Castle Green yoga session participants say that the setting and the strong sense of spirituality offered them an enriching experience.

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Public Health Dorset Say Local COVID Rate Remains ‘Very Low’

Officials say the COVID rate for our county is still ‘very low’.

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Motcombe COVID Support Ends As Community Celebration Announced

‘Motcombe Is United’, the village’s support group for self-isolating residents, is being wound down today.

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East Stour Herbalist Julie Wood On Agrimony – That’s Great To Gargle

East Stour-based medicinal herbalist, Julie Wood, talks about agrimony.

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The Shaftesbury Shop Where Mask Wearing Is Not Enforced

We’re being told to use face coverings – or face a potential £100 fine when shopping. Alfred visits the Shaftesbury shop where the owner doesn’t believe that mask wearing should be mandatory.

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New Committee Will Direct Dorset’s Future COVID Response.

A new COVID Health Protection Board will monitor and respond to any potential coronavirus outbreaks in Dorset.

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Shaftesbury Fitness Centre Owner Has Mixed Emotions At Reopening

James Farrow, the MD of BMV Fitness Centre on the A30 at Sherborne Causeway is reopening his gym today.

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East Stour Herbalist Julie Wood On Meadowsweet

Julie Wood describes how meadowsweet has been used over the centuries.

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Shaftesbury Hospital Friends Fundraiser Takes The Biscuit

Justine Elmendorf from Shaftesbury’s Westminster Memorial Hospital Friends tells Alfred how the community has supported our local hospital staff during the lockdown.

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Free Outdoor Yoga Sessions In Shaftesbury Every Saturday In August

Berwick St John yoga teacher Kirsty Elliott tells Alfred what will happen at her free Castle Hill Green yoga classes.

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