The Alfred Daily – 7th 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:

  • The Truckle Truck returns – and its owner salutes the efforts of Shaftesbury’s independent traders during lockdown.
  • North Dorset trains will be disrupted from next weekend.
  • Bedchester’s Arctic explorer Pen Hadow on his local lockdown wildlife discoveries.
  • Where in Shaftesbury? – with Amber Harrison.
  • Two Shaftesbury men appear in the national press this weekend.
  • Shaftesbury in Bloom launch crowdfunding appeal.
  • Police seize car in Shaftesbury following insurance check.
  • Our Wardour smallholders find the solution for tackling their nettles.
  • North Dorset dialect poetry with Shaftesbury’s biggest William Barnes fan – John Cluett.
  • The dawn chorus at Ashmore Woods recorded by Nick Crump.