The Alfred Daily – 16th July 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:

  • Former staff and pupils saddened by closure of Shaftesbury’s St Mary’s School.
  • Motcombe residents want action over protected trees affecting their homes.
  • Shaftesbury Council votes by four votes to one to oppose new estate on green slopes.
  • David Kerswell – How North Dorset wheat yields have increased each decade.
  • Robert Mullins on Shaftesbury’s gasometers and grazing on St James Park.
  • Breach lane bees buzzing around lavender in bloom by Nick Crump.