The Alfred Daily – 3rd 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:

  • Heartfelt appeal from Shaftesbury dog owner following pet theft.
  • Rodney Atwood settles in as editor of Melbury Abbas’ Spreadeagle magazine.
  • Heather Whitehead takes us for a hike to Enmore Green’s hidden treasure.
  • How to get a ewe to adopt a lamb – lessons from our Wardour smallholding.
  • Claire Ryley on Shaftesbury’s market gardening history reflected in a Saxon street name.
  • Amber spots early flowering as she studies Shaftesbury’s hedgerows.
  • Shaftesbury writer Barkley Johnson read his short story – The Handyman.