Mind The Gap – Shaftesbury Historian Robert Mullins On Salisbury Street’s Demolished Houses

Robert Mullins shares stories of how Shaftesbury has changed during his lifetime.

Today, he explains why there is green, open space halfway along Salisbury Street. Cottages were torn down to make way for a new road system that would have changed Shaftesbury’s appearance.

Robert also talks about the rapid post-war expansion of our town.

Listen at 22:30.