Shaftesbury History – Phil Proctor Remembers Shaftesbury In 1978

Architect Phil Proctor moved to Shaftesbury in 1978. We join Phil on a walk around Bell Street and Bleke Street as he reveals the subtle signs which give clues to the area’s recent past.

You can still spot remnants of the former cattle market and boarding school. And Phil explains how he helped change the appearance of today’s La Fleur de Lys restaurant.

A remnant of the former cattle market at the Bell Street car park

Listen at 15:18.