The Alfred Daily – 27th July 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:

  • Negotiations to save St Mary’s School continue as deadline extends.
  • Shaftesbury Town Council approves funfair’s August return.
  • Tai Chi can use Castle Green for free.
  • Council remains committed to new long-stay Coppice Street car park.
  • Open-air Food and Craft Market will return in the autumn following this weekend’s success.
  • Why Shaftesbury CofE Sunday churchgoers are arriving earlier now.
  • Dorset dialect and tales of haymaking with John Cluett.
  • Nick Andrew from The Potting Shed’s featured plant is myrtle.
  • Ducks on Springhead pond recorded by Nick Crump.