Listen To Alfred – Life In Shaftesbury – Episode 16

This time on Alfred, the podcast for Shaftesbury, The Vale and Chase areas of North Dorset and West Wiltshire: Apple pressing in The Donheads. How to make sure your juice tastes great. / Free car parking for Shaftesbury’s Christmas shoppers. / A new IT and web marketing business launched by two mates who met playing cricket. / A robin delays the Gold Hill Hovis loaf refurb. / Your pooch could win you prizes at Shaftesbury’s biggest dog show. / Shepherd huts are trendy again – and Shaftesbury was prime location for these structures. We preview a talk by the UK expert.

Full details of this week’s podcast:

Have your apples pressed with a new service offered in The Donheads. How can you make sure your juice tastes great? We meet the co-founder of the Donhead Apple Company and taste the nearest thing to a Shaftesbury apple!

Shaftesbury Chamber of Commerce unveils a Christmas gift for shoppers and shopkeepers. They’ve secured a free car parking perk.

From googlies to Google – A new IT and internet marketing business has been launched at the Wincombe Centre by two mates who met on the cricket pitch.

How a robin delayed the reinstatement of the Gold Hill Hovis loaf. We find out how the fiberglass structure could raise funds for Shaftesbury causes and we meet the man who made the original.

Your pooch could win you prizes! We preview Shaftesbury’s biggest canine competition at St Mary’s School on Sunday.

Shepherd huts are trendy again. But did you know that Shaftesbury was the prime location for these agricultural structures. We preview a talk at the Town Hall by the UK expert.