The Alfred Daily – 5th March 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:

  • Over thirty-mile round trip for Shaftesbury workplace COVID-19 test.
  • Shaftesbury author Karen Dickson releases second novel.
  • How Virginia Hayward has found new business for hampers during lockdown.
  • Dorset Council may take BCP and New Forest housing quota.
  • The resident weaving Shaftesbury’s mysterious decorations.
  • Shaftesbury Carnival update from chairman Rich Mullins.
  • East Stour medicinal herbalist Julie Wood on aspen.
  • Mixed birdsong at Springhead recorded by Nick Crump.