The Alfred Daily – 24th January 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:

  • Bell Street supermarket to be auctioned online – Shaftesbury Town Council bid members disappointed.
  • A Weymouth councillor has questioned Dorset Council’s decision to buy St Mary School.
  • Big rise in COVID-19 cases south and west of Shaftesbury.
  • Kate and Karren chat ‘over the garden fence’ about creative masks.
  • Alex Chapman on a birdwatching walk around Shaftesbury.
  • Barkley Johnson’s short story – The Dawsons’ Bookcase.
  • Nick Crump’s idea to beat lockdown boredom – have a go at animation.
  • Soundscapes – snowdrop seekers descending stony cobbles.