The Alfred Daily – 23rd June 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 proposed parking charges rise – a town councillor reacts.
  • Covid-19 costs Dorset Council around £15m – their budget shortfall amount.
  • Could The Maltings become its own parish? Twelve weeks to decide Shaftesbury boundaries.
  • Shaftesbury School students tackle Mars colonisation.
  • Why Fontmell will be a Porsche-lovers paradise this Sunday.
  • Mary’s smallholding tour visits Gascoigne’s Lane.
  • Soundscapes – hungry house sparrows on Breach Lane by Nick Crump.