The Alfred Daily – 26th April 2020

The Alfred Daily is a new, daily, 30-minute radio programme. It is being broadcast 7 days-a-week. On The Alfred Daily today:

  • How unwanted toys are helping Shaftesbury children through the lockdown. Alfred talks with the Open House volunteers collecting items for activity bags.
  • We meet the Motcombe Major taking on a marathon challenge in a wheelchair.
  • Shaftesbury’s computer repair shop owner remains busy but misses the High Street bustle.
  • Community response support group reaches a significant milestone.
  • Matt, Steve and Tom Appleby experience another bike-based mishap in Pedal Talk.
  • Karren and Kate chat over the garden fence and reflect on how Zoom cameras can reveal too much.
  • Hartgrove writer Barclay Johnson shares a ghostly Gold Hill story about the Hovis advert.