The Alfred Daily – 23rd March 2020

The Alfred Daily

The Alfred Daily is a daily, 30-minute radio programme, starting on 23rd March. It is being broadcast 7 days-a-week. You can listen on on demand. And we’ll post the show on our social media.

On The Alfred Daily Today:

  • ‘More than one’ coronavirus case confirmed in Shaftesbury. Jane Dawes of Abbey View Medical Centre joins Alfred to talk about her team’s work. In response, Tricuro, have suspended their day service in Shaftesbury.
  • A surprise discovery for builders on Bell Street today.
  • Shaftesbury’s streaming church service was a success, says Reverend Dr Helen Dawes.
  • How well do you know Shaftesbury? Amber Harrison tests your town knowledge.
  • Ross from Abbotts Greengrocers talks about some of his product supply challenges.
  • Ian Manley from Dorset Waste Partnership explains changes to Shaftesbury’s Household Recycling Centre at Wincombe.
  • Tiggy Walker forages for free food in Ashmore Woods.
  • John and Margaret Cluett reminisce about Shaftesbury’s old pubs and the old cattle market in town.
  • Dawn at Duncliffe Woods. Relax with Nick Crump’s wildlife sounds.