The Alfred Daily – 14th 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:

  • The Gallery of Gratitude – Shaftesbury firefighters want your local hero pictures.
  • Chamber of Commerce vice-chairman reckons new lockdown habits could help Shaftesbury’s independent shops.
  • Injured Shaftesbury mum thanks kind men who helped her home.
  • Popular Shaftesbury bakery plans return to trading with High Street pop-up shop.
  • Shaftesbury community choir are singing their way through self-isolation.
  • How Andrea Jenkins is using a sewing machine to fend off her garden slugs.
  • Cath Toogood remembers more Shaftesbury shops of the 1950s.
  • The sounds of St John’s churchyard at sunset – by Nick Crump.