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Budding young filmmakers show you around Frome

TWO young residents of Frome, brother and sister David and Julia Jagielski, have made a short film showing you the streets of the town.  Filmed by mum, Marta…

Amateur jockey wins one-to-one tuition with horseracing legend

AMATEUR jockey, Luca Morgan from Rudge near Frome, has been awarded  one-to-one tuition from renowned jockey, AP McCoy.  17-year-old Luca recently competed in the PPORA ‘Road to Stratford’…

Student receives Young Citizen of the Year Award 2019

FROME College has  congratulated student, Masie Smith, who has become the Frome Young Citizen of the Year.  Maisie, who is a year 11 student, will be awarded the…

This issue

Help needed to trace family members of Flight Lt. Robert James Baker

The North Costa Blanca Branch of the Royal Airforce Association (RAFANCB) is seeking help in…

Setting sights on improving eye care in Africa

A STORE director from a Frome opticians is embarking on his fifth charity visit to…

Latest up-to-date speeding figures are disappointing

The latest set of figures for motorists exceeding the speed limit in and around the…

Important change in the law for tenants and landlords

One of the many unfair aspects of the housing market in recent years has been…

Care home team dress up as superheroes for Dementia Action Week

The managers and heads of department working at Gracewell of Frome care home arrived suitably…

Frome photographer launches quirky postcard range And star attraction is the Frome Times!

Frome-based photographer, Mark Brookes, has launched a range of new postcards depicting some of the…

Arch to Arc in memory of award winning grandfather

FROME resident, Simon Maughan, alongside his brother and seven other  amateur cyclists, will take on…

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Sport

Frome Town’s new crest: Made by fans for the fans

Frome Town Football Club has announced the launch of their brand new club crest, to be used across the club. The club has been working alongside SF Marketing…

Frome Town Ladies changes to Frome Town Women

FROME Town FC says that Frome Town Ladies has been renamed Frome Town Women, following the launch of the club’s new crest. This would see the women’s team…

Frome Town rebuild their squad ahead of 19/20 season

FROME Town FC has released the news that captain Sam Teale will stay on with the Robins, as well as three new signings, for the 19/20 season in…

Another win for Frome

Sat. 1st June. West of Eng Premier Cricket League – WEPL Somerset 2019  Frome 1st XI 260 all out Chard 1st XI 188 all out Another convincing win from…

Frome bounce back with home victory

Sat. 25th May. West of England Premier Cricket League – WEPL Somerset 2019 Frome 1st XI 167-9 Wembdon 106 all out. Frome bounced back from last week’s disappointment…

Fundraising

Fair Frome Rally Car Fundraiser

FOUR ‘petrol heads’ have bought a £500 car and are doing the Monte Carlo or Bust Rally 2,000 miles in July…

Paralympian supports Frome College fundraiser

FROME College’s Interact Club invite you to ‘Frome Extravaganza’ a fundraiser and fete on Monday 24th June from 3-5pm.  Special guest…

Cats charity open day raises £2,500

Frome cat welfare charity Cats In Distress held its third birthday with its annual open day on Saturday 18th May  The…

Health

Fundraising family continue campaign to bring cardiac screening to Frome

THE family of Julian Wort, who died in March 2000, are continuing with their fundraising efforts to bring cardiac screening for young people to Frome. Julian died…

GPs’ invitation to hear patients’ feedback

Patients at the Frome Medical Practice are being invited by the GP partners of the practice to attend an open forum at the Frome Health Centre building…

Meniere’s peer support group meeting

A PEER support group for sufferers of Meniere’s, a vestibular (inner ear) disorders causing dizziness and imbalance, will be held at Frome Medical Practice on Monday 3rd…

Education

College students at national Youth Speaks final

FROME College has congratulated their year 9 debating team who took part in the national Youth Speaks final at the Royal Concert Hall in Nottingham on Sunday…

College students tackle MP about climate change

LOCAL MP, David Warburton, Parliamentary Private Secretary to the Department for International Development, visited Frome College on  17th May, to meet with sixth form students over issues…

Open week at Springmead School

SPRINGMEAD School and Nursery is inviting parents and guardians to visit their facilities next week. The school is hosting an open week from Monday 10th June until Friday 14th…

Business

Eden Beauty

Formerly called Eden Rose Beauty, we have had a rebrand and changed our name to signify the business moving forward.  The rebrand and name change is just…

Accountancy firms merge to provide improved service

TWO local Accountancy and Bookkeeping firms have joined forces to offer a more comprehensive service for their current clients, and hopefully attract new businesses to take advantage…

Fair Frome look to local businesses for support

Frome-based charity Fair Frome, which was established five years ago to fill a gap in current provision, has been successfully running projects aimed at providing support for…

Clubs & Organisations

Frome Carnival AGM next week

THE Frome Carnival AGM will be held on Monday 17th June. The meeting will begin at 7.30pm at The Bennet Centre, BA11 1PX. For more information or further enquiries…

Trophy presentations made for Lions Club sponsored swim

THE Lions Club of Frome held their annual sponsored swim trophy presentation ceremony recently. The club reports, “Lion President Peter Rumming welcomed the participants and presented them…

Frome Canoe Club welcomes GB coach

Frome Canoe Club welcomed British Canoeing coach, Zak Franklin, recently to talk to the club coaches and Young Paddlers committee, before leading a training session with the…

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