The Alfred Daily – 16th 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:

  • Abbey View Medical Centre say their new way of working will last well into next year. GP Simone Yule explains how the COVID-19 response has identified better ways for her colleagues to serve patients.
  • Shaftesbury Civic Society wants a new design for a high-profile housing development.
  • Dorset Council’s leader discourages drivers from coming into our county. Spencer Flower denies his message contradicts government advice.
  • Shaftesbury book reviewer Karen Cole recommends an exceptional conspiracy theory audiobook.
  • East Stour-based medicinal herbalist Julie Wood on a cleansing plant used for centuries.
  • Paul Merefield has your weekly pub quiz.
  • Shaftesbury poet Richard Foreman with his tributes to the Breach Common conservationists.
  • A garden warbler recorded by Nick Crump in the Blackmore Vale.