The Alfred Daily – 25th December 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:

  • Santa arrives in Shaftesbury on a motorbike.
  • The Bishop of Sherborne’s message for Shaftesbury residents.
  • How Shaftesbury’s Syrian family celebrates Christmas.
  • A Christmas message from Shaftesbury’s mayor and the chairmen of Melbury Abbas, Motcombe and Compton Abbas Parish Councils.
  • Working on Christmas day – West Melbury farmer Jon Stanley.
  • Christmas music from Shaftesbury Town Silver Band.
  • Delivering Christmas day meals to Shaftesbury residents in need.
  • East Stour herbalist Julie Wood on holly’s special properties.
  • Magpies and blackbirds in Duncliffe by Nick Crump.