The Alfred Daily – 18th July 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:

  • Shaftesbury’s Covid-19 rate is now one-quarter of the English average.
  • Can you help make Shaftesbury a hedgehog friendly town?
  • Overgrown trees in a Shaftesbury street will be trimmed.
  • Racism in rural North Dorset – a black Shaftesbury mum’s perspective.
  • Kate and Karren chat ‘over the garden fence’.
  • Hartgrove writer Barkley Johnson’s short story – ‘The Laundry Bones’.
  • Birdsong at sunset in Fontmell nature reserve valley.