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Essential daily news, conversation and information for Shaftesbury and the villages of the Cranborne Chase and Blackmore Vale areas of North Dorset and South Wiltshire.

The Alfred Daily Keri Jones

    • News
    • 4.3 • 15 Ratings

Essential daily news, conversation and information for Shaftesbury and the villages of the Cranborne Chase and Blackmore Vale areas of North Dorset and South Wiltshire.

    The Alfred Daily – 20th May 2022

    The Alfred Daily – 20th May 2022

    On The Alfred Daily Today:
    Inspiring sustainability ideas shared at Shaftesbury School forum
    ‘A hub, not a hall’ – Shaftesbury Town Council finalises Mampitts Green plan
    Say goodbye to The Shaftesbury Group Art Fair
    Work underway to improve Motcombe paths and bridleways
    View from the Hill - a visitor from Hook
    Shaftesbury what’s ons
    Shaftesbury memories with Robert Mullins - Old Post Offices
    Shaftesbury poetry – ‘The Golden Mask’ by Elaine Codogan
    Soundscapes - Garden warbler at Duncliffe Wood

    • 54 min
    The Alfred Daily – 19th May 2022

    The Alfred Daily – 19th May 2022

    On The Alfred Daily Today:
    Students' powerful video helped save Shaftesbury boarding house
    Friday talk will share inspiring ideas on sustainable fashion
    Meet your neighbour social for East Stour - and buy Sunflowers for Ukraine
    Unique display of well-dressed dolls in Shaftesbury
    View from the Hill – Visitor unhappy with dry sausage
    Jackie and Jeanette – Lost words and sayings
    Shaftesbury what’s ons
    Jane’s jobs
    North Dorset Ukraine concert raises over £5000
    Soundscapes – Dawn chorus at Castle Hill

    • 59 min
    The Alfred Daily – 18th May 2022

    The Alfred Daily – 18th May 2022

    On The Alfred Daily Today:
    X2 Saturday bus between Shaftesbury and Gillingham saved
    Rock Choir sessions come to Shaftesbury
    Semley Music Festival plans finalised
    Dorset Art Weeks – West Melbury woodturner Darren Wheeler
    Shaftesbury Morrisons Daily launches Jubilee arts contest
    Twin slide will stay – St James’ Playpark consultation on Sunday
    Andy Perkins’ letter home from Italy – Rugby, bees and education
    Shaftesbury what’s ons
    Soundscapes – A badger foraging in Shaftesbury

    • 1 hr
    The Alfred Daily – 17th May 2022

    The Alfred Daily – 17th May 2022

    On The Alfred Daily Today:
    Melbury director’s locally filmed movie screened in Shaftesbury
    Popular Shaftesbury charity to benefit from recycled plastics
    Shaftesbury Carnival announces new route
    Planners reject two news Guys Marsh homes supported by parish council
    What plant terms mean – The Potting Shed’s Nick Andrew
    View from the Hill
    Shaftesbury what’s ons
    Dorset Art Weeks – Carolyne Moran in Enmore Green
    Soundscapes

    • 1 hr 1 min
    The Alfred Daily – 16th May 2022

    The Alfred Daily – 16th May 2022

    On The Alfred Daily Today:
    Scrapped - Saturday buses linking Shaftesbury with Dorset communities
    Riding through the rain – Cyclists support Shaftesbury Rotarians’ event
    Jubilee exhibition will highlight Fontmell changes since the 1950s
    Shaftesbury features in unique photography-on-motorbikes tutorial
    Marc Edmunds learns about no-dig gardening at Shaftesbury Home Grown
    Christopher Price visits Shaftesbury Bowling Club’s open day
    View from the Hill – An Instagrammer from Southampton
    Shaftesbury what’s ons
    Soundscapes – Starlings at St James Street

    • 1 hr 1 min
    The Alfred Daily – 15th May 2022

    The Alfred Daily – 15th May 2022

    On The Alfred Daily Today:
    TLW Foundation receives five-year funding for dance class bursaries
    Vintage sports day and open garden for Jubilee in Enmore Green
    Belle Street Singers’ Joni on the ‘learning curve’ of going pro
    Donhead Diary – Countdown to four villages fetes
    Kate and Karren chat ‘over the garden fence’
    Shaftesbury what’s ons
    Shaftesbury jobs
    Sunday story – Tiggy Hayes reads ‘The Elephant In The Room’
    Soundscapes – Blackbirds on a Breach Lane bird feeder

    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

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15 Ratings

15 Ratings

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Alfred is ‘Great’

Listening to This is Alfred Daily keeps me connected to what is happening locally. Now part of my morning routine which I thoroughly enjoy.

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