On today’s show: Shaftesbury Tree Festival will return | Mini autumn festival at the Abbey | Donheads woman to run London Marathon for charity that saved her | Diversions and delays on the A350 and B3091 | Shaftesbury what’s ons | Heavy horses show in Motcombe | Springhead Trust funding appeal | Soundscapes – Sparrows on Haime’s Lane
It’s hoped that a group to support men with mental health challenges will be formed in Shaftesbury.
Shaftesbury’s weekly covid figures show a fall in cases in town, but infection rates are rising in some rural parishes.
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.
View From The Hill – We interrogate more tourists and find out why two visitors decided to stop off in Shaftesbury.
On today’s show: A new look for Shaftesbury verges | New men support group follows Cann Festival | Shaftesbury covid figures | The ghost tree of Park Walk | Anne Philpott visits Shaftesbury’s first drag night | Kate and Karren chat ‘over the garden fence’ | A ghostly Sunday short story by Jenny Parker | Soundscapes – Morning on Foyle Hill
North Dorset MP Simon Hoare attended a public meeting at Melbury Abbas and Cann Village Hall last night.