The Alfred Daily – 21st October 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:

  • Bell Street resident thanks Shaftesbury fire crew for saving his home.
  • Study will reveal reptiles living at Motcombe Meadows.
  • Gordon Haskell ‘brought us together’ – Johnnie and Tiggy Walker’s tribute to Shaftesbury musician.
  • Celebrating Apple Day at Shaftesbury’s Donkey Field community orchard.
  • Shaftesbury poet Catherine Simmonds’ community orchard verse.
  • Shaftesbury GPs text patients to tell medical centre is ‘open and operating’.
  • Shaftesbury what’s ons.
  • Mary Myers’ Wardour smallholding – how to track down AWOL chickens.
  • What’s new at Shaftesbury’s Oxfam bookstore.
  • Soundscapes – lunchtime on Park Walk as winds buffet the benches.