Welcome to Shaftesbury
The High Point of Dorset
A Saxon Town steeped in history, tradition and deep community values.
Shaftesbury and it’s surrounding villages attracts creativity, respects its heritage and upholds its values making it a great place to live, work and visit.
Explore the town’s great businesses (many independent and family run), restaurants, accommodation,
attractions and a unique and extensive arts and culture experience.
Swans Trust and Shaftesbury own Council are working together to bring you this website, the first step to discover all that Shaftesbury has to offer.