The Alfred Daily – 5th 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:

  • Tell Dorset Council which roads could be improved for walkers or cyclists.
  • Shaftesbury road closure after lorry collides with tree.
  • Befriending for self-isolating Dorset residents will continue into next year.
  • Walkers will be important for Shaftesbury’s tourism bounce back.
  • How the author of Shaftesbury’s treasure trail set her tricky challenge.
  • Make some room for Belle Street’s Susan dancing on Zoom.
  • Prisoners write to Guy’s Marsh Friends chairman to thank Shaftesbury locals for support.
  • Karren and Kate discuss their dislike of gadgets that ‘talk’ to you.
  • East Stour Medicinal Herbalist Julie Wood on the flower that can cheer you up.
  • A song thrush on the Green at East Knoyle recorded by Nick Crump.