33-year-old Sebastian Foreman volunteers at Shaftesbury’s Cancer Research shop and joins the Walking for Health strolls around town. Sebastian is autistic and not all group activities are comfortable for him.
Today, our Shaftesbury area medicinal herbalist Julie Wood tells us about the healing properties of dandelion, burdock and chicory.
Three friends who met in Shaftesbury School founded the town’s mental health support movement Headstrong. They are keen to promote the important role fitness plays in mental wellbeing.
From today, Dorset Council will offer £500 cash support for people on low incomes who have been told to self-isolate by NHS Test and Trace.
A mobile breast screening van will be parked in the Abbey View Medical Centre car park from tomorrow, Tuesday.
East Stour medicinal herbalist Julie Wood tells us about the unique properties of the autumn hedgerow fruits found around the Shaftesbury area.