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Wild Camping At The Shaftesbury Fringe!

If you haven't already booked your accommodation, here’s an idea for you... why not enjoy a proper festival experience by ...
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60 Seconds with…Jacqueline Kroft!

The beautiful and amazingly talented Jacqueline Kroft tells us about perfect parents and learning scales on both hands... Q: How ...
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Sssh! It’s The BIG Shaftesbury Silence!

You’ve probably heard of ‘The Big Quiet’ which takes place in New Yorks Central Park, well now we have ‘The ...
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60 Seconds with…Anne-Louise!

We talk to the Shaftesbury based folk singer about classical concerts and middle earth. Here's 60 seconds with Anne-Louise... Q: ...
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60 Seconds with…Dr Blue!

We talk to Tom Waits' 'love child' about his music and find out what he's got planned for Shaftesbury Fringe ...
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60 Seconds with…Sebastian Hayes!

We are very excited to be welcoming local science fiction writer Sebastian Hayes back to the Fringe this year for ...
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60 Seconds with…Col Howarth!

We talk to the smiling assassin about The Edinburgh Fringe, coin tricks and Stan Laurel in drag. Here's 60 seconds ...
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Street Performers & Buskers – Free registration!

If you're a busker or street performer and fancy a trip to Shaftesbury fringe festival this July then we want ...
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60 Seconds with…Sam Fraser!

We ask journalist and presenter, Fortysomething Fan Girl, a few probing questions... Q: How did you first discover your talent?  ...
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60 Seconds with…ScuttleShake!

We ask the award winning, acoustic four-piece to put down their instruments and answer some serious questions... Q: How did ...
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Black Pig Safari Tent Retreats – Glamping at the Fringe!

If you’re planning to stay in Shaftesbury for the fringe festival and fancy something a little bit different, look no ...
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60 Seconds with…Frank Pickering!

As well as writing novels and short stories Frank is also a musician and prize-winning poet. Here's 60 seconds with ...
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60 Seconds with…..Paul Lawless!

Q: How did you first discover your talent? Well, I remember really wanting to sing at a young age which ...
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60 Seconds with…Stu Turner

Comic, magician and lover of cabaret, here's 60 seconds with Stu... Q: How did you first discover your talent? I ...
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Team fringe announce their open call for performers

Team Fringe celebrated at the top of the town’s iconic Gold Hill last week after announcing that the popular summer ...
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‘The Shaftesbury Globe’ Shakespeare in the cattle market

One of the unlikeliest hit venues of the 2016 fringe was Shaftesbury cattle market. But this only came about after ...
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