The Alfred Daily – 23rd June 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:

  • Dorset Council to consider disposable barbecue ban.
  • Shaftesbury Council says Redrow show home isn’t appropriate for location.
  • Pop-up art alongside Shaftesbury’s Pine Walk.
  • Support Ella’s 5k trampoline fundraiser for Samaritans.
  • Cygnet gallery returns and announces artist vacancy.
  • Cath Toogood reminisces about Shaftesbury GP visits in the 1950s.
  • Wildlife-friendly gardener ‘Dirty Nails’ on the versatile veg that tastes better when home grown.
  • Poetry from Shaftesbury creative writer Richard Foreman – ‘What Happens Without Us’.
  • A wren singing in Ferne Hollow near Charlton.