The Alfred Daily – 3rd January 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, Semley and East Knoyle areas’ COVID-19 cases climb.
  • Praise for Shaftesbury Town Council workers following New Year’s Day clear-up.
  • Home-Start North Dorset calls off merger plans.
  • A lifetime promoting the UK – Shaftesbury’s Tony Deyes on his British Council work.
  • Kate and Karren on unusual things spotted in Shaftesbury.
  • Barkley Johnson reads ‘A Black Beaded Dress’.
  • How the Victorians promoted Shaftesbury as a health resort.
  • Soundscapes – Nick Crump records jackdaws and robins on Breach Lane.