The Alfred Daily – 7th April 2020

The Alfred Daily is a new, daily, 30-minute radio programme. It is being broadcast 7 days-a-week. On The Alfred Daily today:

  • Abbey View Medical Centre staff will work over Easter to meet the expected peak. And the community is now making clinicians’ clothing says Jane Dawes. (01:23)
  • The 16th century charity funding emergency food for Semley, Donheads and Ansty residents. (08:30)
  • Shaftesbury Co-op staff launch a colourful contest for kids to recognise key workers’ support. (13:23)
  • Dorset Council advise on composting following garden waste fly-tipping in Motcombe. (17:30)
  • Avoid back and posture problems when home working – advice from Shaftesbury BMV Fitness’s James Farrow. (21:50)
  • The Rising Sun’s Niky Daly shares tips on reducing crisis-induced stress. (26:57)
  • Dorset wartime childhood memories – John Cluett remembers his family’s haulage firm that used horses. (32:18)
  • A tawny owl and a fox on the run feature in Nick Crump’s Breach Common recording. (36:00)