The Alfred Daily – 4th December 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:

  • Dorset Council tax bills rise by proposed 5% to tackle £42m budget gap.
  • Shaftesbury firecrew respond to burning pylon report.
  • Gluten-free focus for new Shaftesbury café.
  • Pop-up shop for Shaftesbury’s Guinness World Record partner.
  • Bedsit for Shaftesbury care workers who can’t go home due to COVID.
  • Times newspaper recommends Shaftesbury author’s nature book.
  • Herbalist Julie Wood on alder’s qualities.
  • Midmorning birdsong on Great Lane.