The Alfred Daily – 28th 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:

  • Dorset Council trial tech to help elderly remain independent longer.
  • North Dorset councillor appeals for accommodation for Afghans in need.
  • Repair and recycling events at Shaftesbury Fringe today.
  • Tom Perrett on walking with maps.
  • Meet my pet – Continental giant rabbits Autumn and Conker.
  • Kate Scott’s chicken report.
  • Paul Merefield’s pub quiz.
  • Shaftesbury what’s ons.
  • Karen Cole’s book review – ‘The Gathering Storm’ by Alan Jones.
  • Soundscapes – a nightingale and a willow warbler in Fontmell by Corax.