The Alfred Daily – 2nd June 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 Town Council will hire officer to deal with legal challenges.
  • Dorset Council offers cash for COVID-affected businesses unable to access previous grants.
  • Protect wildlife and don’t stray off the path urge Cranborne Chase AONB.
  • Wildlife haven Motcombe Meadows attracts new butterfly species.
  • Where in Shaftesbury? – with Amber Harrison.
  • Historian Claire Ryley on the boozy past of Mustons Lane.
  • ‘Dirty Nails’ on growing leeks in the Shaftesbury area’s different soils.
  • A singing greenfinch captured by Nick Crump.