The Alfred Daily – 13th April 2020

The Alfred Daily is a new, daily, 30-minute radio programme. It is being broadcast 7 days-a-week. On The Alfred Daily today:

  • Easter Sunday fire in a Shaftesbury lane caused by non-essential activity.Shaftesbury councillor secures personal protection visors to give to care workers and shop staff.The Friends of Breach Common are back in business after new project group meets online.Shaftesbury tree expert Neil Adlam highlights a noteworthy local specimen.
  • Celebrate the agricultural sector for helping us through this crisis, says David Kerswell.
  • An Italian pharmacist who loves Shaftesbury offers advice for her chemist counterparts here.
  • The Potting Shed’s Nick Andrew takes us to Raspberry Lane for his garden pick of the week.
  • Amber Harrison tests your Shaftesbury knowledge.
  • Nick Crump captures the crack of dawn at Enmore Green’s community orchard.