Shaftesbury Town Councillors Want To Promote When Groups Can Apply For Grants

There will be better publicity of Shaftesbury Town Council’s grant scheme to widen the range of potential recipients.

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Shaftesbury MP Swims Against The Tory Tide Voting For Raw Sewage Restrictions

Shaftesbury’s MP Simon Hoare has voted against the government in supporting an amendment to an environmental bill on Wednesday.

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Jasper Conran Donates Dozens Of Art And Design Books To Shaftesbury Oxfam

Shaftesbury’s Oxfam Bookshop has received 20 boxes of specialist books donated by one of Britain’s greatest design talents.

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Shaftesbury Filmgoers Discover Why It’s Likely Lawrence Of Arabia Was Assassinated In Dorset

Film producer Mark Griffin answered questions about his independent movie, Lawrence After Arabia, at the end of his Shaftesbury Arts Centre screenings on Sunday.

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Weekend Fun At Shaftesbury’s Free Food Initiative Celebrates Open Fridge’s Anniversary

Shaftesbury’s free food initiative hosted a ‘harvest fun’ event on Saturday to mark its six-month anniversary.

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Planet Shaftesbury Countdown To COP26 With Audiovisual Exhibition At Gold Hill Museum

A new planet Shaftesbury exhibition timed to run up to the UN climate change COP26 conference is being staged at Shaftesbury’s Gold Hill Museum.

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The Alfred Daily – 25th October 2021

On today’s show: Shaftesbury’s MP votes for clampdown on sewage release | Lawrence of Arabia filmmaker addresses Shaftesbury premiere | Planet Shaftesbury’s ‘Care for the Future’ exhibition | Shaftesbury Town Council considers community grants | Shaftesbury’s Open Fridge fun day | Famous designer donates books to Shaftesbury Oxfam | Fighting tawny owls in Shaftesbury

Huge Spike In Covid Cases – But Shaftesbury Is Still Half England Rate

The latest coronavirus case rates for our region reveal a huge rise in positive test results in Wiltshire.

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A Life With Rock Stars And Royalty – Jon Corry Meets And Draws Anya Noakes

Shaftesbury resident Anya Noakes shares some incredible stories from her career in television.

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Runners Draped In Rainbow Flag Finish Shaftesbury 10k Circuit

The Gold Hill 10k was postponed this year but a group of runners completed the circuit yesterday to raise money for an LGBTQ+ group.

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