Tourism

Walking With Alpacas – Shaftesbury’s Staycation Tourism Attraction

Wendy Williams’ tourist attraction has proved popular with people seeking unusual experiences during their staycation holidays.

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West Melbury’s Luxury Camping Site Where Guests Experience Nature

Alfred visits Gold Hill Glamping, a new, rather secluded and intimate luxury camping site in West Melbury.

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Travel Writer Praises Shaftesbury Area’s Special Qualities

How do you get a job as a travel writer? Alex Richards tells Alfred!

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Guests Flock To Shaftesbury Shepherd Huts For Summer Staycations

Shaftesbury was once at the centre of the shepherd hut manufacturing industry. Now, these self-contained accommodation units are proving highly popular amongst overseas visitors and staycationers.

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Gold Hill: The Movie – Made By Shaftesbury’s Biggest Fan

Alfred meets Jonathan Thomas of Anglotopia. He works hard, promoting his ‘English home town’ from his home in the American Midwest.

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Friends Open Shaftesbury’s Newest Campsite After Bidding For ‘Special’ Field

When a field adjacent to Edwards Farm on Foyle Hill went under the hammer, Alex Gibbs and Sarah Junor knew they had to buy it.

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Tribute To Shaftesbury Hovis Ad Filmed For Dorset Tourism Promotion

A video crew filmed a reconstruction of the iconic 1973 Ridley Scott advert on Gold Hill last night, as part of a tourism promotion for the county commissioned by Visit Dorset.

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New Approach To Shaftesbury Tourism Promotion – Two Contracts Awarded

Shaftesbury Town Council has signalled the start of a new approach to tourism promotion. They’ve awarded two contracts.

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Shaftesbury Welcomes Back Overnight Visitors And ‘Staycation’ Tourism

Tourism returns to Shaftesbury this weekend as visitors are allowed to stay overnight.

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