The Alfred Daily – 23rd November 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:

  • No Shaftesbury or Motcombe local will miss hot Christmas dinner.
  • New chairman backs parish council tax freeze for Donhead St Marys.
  • History – the spiteful Shaftesbury former MP who cut off the town’s water.
  • The craft of traditional hedge laying on Shaftesbury’s Laundry Lane.
  • The Appleby twins attempt bathroom fitting.
  • Shaftesbury poet Richard Foreman reads ‘In My Grandfather’s Room’.
  • Soundscapes – starlings at dusk near East Orchard.