The Alfred Daily – 16th September 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:

  • Walking with alpacas – Shaftesbury’s gentle tourism draw.
  • COVID gathering rules – Dorset police prefer encouragement over enforcement.
  • Christmas comes earlier in Fontmell due to COVID.
  • Road approval paves the way for North Dorset housing development.
  • Councillor uses casting vote to determine Father’s House funding.
  • Wardour smallholder Mary Myers – putting the ‘pee’ in compost.
  • St James seemed separate from Shaftesbury remembers Robert Mullins.
  • Sparrows bathe on Breach Lane – recorded by Nick Crump.