The Alfred Daily – 17th May 2021

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:

  • Compromise over neighbours’ privacy after council quadruple new allotment capacity.
  • Climate activists hold ‘ceremony of nothing’ over Dorset Council’s climate response.
  • New books worth borrowing from Mampitts Road Book Exchange.
  • Shaftesbury Town Council welcomes builders’ merchant expansion.
  • Downpours fail to dampen spirits at Shaftesbury cycling event.
  • Jeanette and Jackie remember 1970s Shaftesbury holiday jobs.
  • Soundscapes – a tussle between tawny owls on Castle Hill.