The Alfred Daily – 27th May 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:

  • Shaftesbury MP says his tweets were not anti-gay.
  • Shaftesbury man detained as a ‘spy’ and robbed by nuns shares his story in debut novel.
  • Demand for Shaftesbury’s re-opened tip ‘nowhere near’ expected levels.
  • How ‘Fitbit’ type tech has changed North Dorset dairy farming – David Kerswell.
  • Where in Shaftesbury? – with Amber Harrison
  • Shaftesbury restaurateur Conrad Sandison’s lockdown poetry.
  • Gardening is mindfulness says wildlife-friendly gardener Dirty Nails.
  • The dawn chorus at Breach Common by Nick Crump.