Dave Hardiman shares the story of the ‘Swing Riots’ which took place across Wiltshire, Dorset and Somerset in 1830.
Get ready to see Shaftesbury from a new perspective. ‘Shaftesbury Abbey – The Movie’ will be screened online later this month.
Modern archaeology was born on Shaftesbury’s doorstep in the Cranborne Chase. Expert Phil Planel will offer an insight into future local archaeological investigations you can join during a free AONB Zoom talk this Monday.
Dorset dialect expert John Cluett is making models of former North Dorset railway station buildings in his ‘man cave’ in Enmore Green.
There’s been an encouraging response to the digital reconstruction of Shaftesbury Abbey by Bristol University history student Fraser Guard.
A 20-year-old University of Bristol history student has used a video game to help us visualise how impressive Shaftesbury Abbey would have been.
Previously on Alfred, Alex Wynter shared the story behind the Enmore Green memorial that commemorates the Weirs.