The Alfred Daily – 25th August 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:

  • Celebrating the Royal Forest linking Shaftesbury, Motcombe and Gillingham.
  • Paul Merefield’s Mitre pub quizzes return.
  • Blackmore Vale Art Trail – local artists open homes to art lovers.
  • Festival in Cann will support dog walking for mental wellbeing.
  • Mary Myers gets tips for smallholders from sheep expert John Gay,
  • A Shaftesbury Fringe concert featuring unexpected instruments with Nick Crump
  • Poetry by Rich Foreman – ‘Solitary Hornbeam, Kingsettle Wood’.
  • Soundscapes – snoring pigs at Twyford.