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Shaftesbury Facts

Interesting and historical facts about Shaftesbury.

  • In the 1973 Hovis bread TV ad filmed on Gold Hill, in Shaftesbury, Dorset, the young lad pushing his bicycle up the hill was 13 year old Carl Barlow. He went on to a 30 year career with the London Fire Brigade.

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