The Alfred Daily – 4th 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:

  • Figures reveal number of Shaftesbury area coronavirus deaths.
  • Celebrating VE Day at a safe distance in Ludwell and Motcombe.
  • Bill McIntyre meets Kathryn Armstrong – the Shaftesbury woman who lived in a cave!
  • Gardener Jon Corry shares the books that inspired his green fingers.
  • Words and music to mark May Day’s traditions – with John Cluett.
  • West Melbury musicians Tony and Una perform live online tonight.
  • Draw tulips while you tune in with Shaftesbury artist Percy Lizzard’s lesson.
  • Amber Harrison’s ‘Where in Shaftesbury?’ quiz.
  • Enmore Green’s dawn chorus recorded by Nick Crump.