The Alfred Daily – 11th May 2020

The Alfred Daily is a 30-minute radio programme for Shaftesbury and the surrounding area, being broadcast 7 days-a-week. On The Alfred Daily today:

  • Lockdown boosts Virginia Hayward’s hamper sales but their home and garden business is put on hold.
  • Shaftesbury School staff mime musical message to motivate pupils.
  • Shaftesbury’s young actors craft their stage skills with online lessons.
  • Work starts to restore an ancient Shaftesbury holloway for walkers.
  • Shaftesbury’s Kate Scott is Dorset Knob Eating Champion 2020.
  • Our weekly Wardour smallholding visit finds a new use for vaporub!
  • Nick Andrew highlights a beautiful erigeron.