The Alfred Daily – 6th 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:

  • Dorset Council’s Public Health Director on our area’s COVID R rating
  • Shaftesbury councillor asks for solutions to make road to Guy’s Marsh safer.
  • Dorset Chief Constable says police have been overstretched.
  • Shaftesbury author Brigit Strawbridge selected for top nature writing award.
  • The Semley family raising £100,000 for charity with their special tractor.
  • Paul Merefield’s pub quiz.
  • Sad news for our Shaftesbury pet chicken owner Kate Scott.
  • Shaftesbury’s first socially-distanced garden tour.
  • Shaftesbury’s book blogger Karen Cole shares her latest recommended read – The Curator by MW Craven.
  • The feeding furore of Breach Lane blue tits recorded by Nick Crump.