The Alfred Daily - 3rd October 2021 by This Is Alfred published on 2021-10-02T22:40:12Z Shaftesbury fire crew called to Longmead Estate commercial fire. Shaftesbury covid rate down but rises in adjacent parishes. Shaftesbury’s water refill station opens. Carnival crew tell Shaftesbury shoppers to save the date for 2022 event. Sunday short story - Jeanette Hardiman reads ‘My Best Friend’. The former Shaftesbury School PE teacher who has run 14 marathons. Jazz duo visiting Semley for gig next weekend. Kate and Karren chat ‘over the garden fence’. View from the hill – Milton Keynes and Sussex tourists rate Shaftesbury. Soundscapes - heavy rain on Bell Street.