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A call to all to ‘Shop Frome’…

A call to all to ‘Shop Frome’…

FOR years, Frome has thrived on a reputation for its vast array of small, locally run, independent businesses and quirky off-beat shops. Sadly, the Coronavirus outbreak and the…

Frome pulls together in face of national crisis

AS the whole country changed in devastating ways last week, affecting every aspect of people’s lives in an attempt to contain the spread of coronavirus, Frome’s community was…

Fair Frome’s battle plan to help most vulnerable

FAIR Frome has made an appeal asking for help for the town’s most vulnerable people. “Fair Frome recognises that whilst the current Coronavirus pandemic will impact on everyone,…

Volunteer sets up donation page for Food Bank funds

FROME resident, Susannah Walker, has set up a donation page in order to keep the food bank stocked during the current coronavirus outbreak.  The page has already reached…

This issue

Sport England and the BBC team up to bring free exercise podcast series 10 Today into older people’s homes nationwide.

TO help older people stay active at home during the coronavirus (COVID19) outbreak  – Sport England, Demos and…

The National Theatre’s Production of Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre – broadcast on YouTube as part of National Theatre at Home

The National Theatre’s Production of Charlotte Brontë’s Jane Eyre – broadcast on YouTube as part of National Theatre at Home

THE National Theatre’s production of Jane Eyre will be shown on the National Theatre’s You…

Donate to Christ Church Food Bank

A message from Christ Church C of E First School and Nursery. As some of…

New services to support those in isolation in Frome

A NEW food delivery service to support people in isolation has been launched by Frome…

Businesses asked to help with PPE equipment for NHS and care workers

BUSINESSES are being asked to help support the NHS and council care systems across Bath…

Avon and Somerset Local Resilience Forum appeals for local support to help tackle COVID-19

BUSINESSES across Avon and Somerset are being asked to help support the local efforts in…

Couple celebrate their 61st wedding anniversary

Janet and Stanfield Reay recently moved back to Frome after 30 years in Chapmanslade and…

RFU Confirms Frome RFC promotion

RFU Confirms Frome RFC promotion

FOLLOWING Yesterday’s announcement by the RFU that the final league standings would be released today,…

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Sport

Frome Diamonds 41 TNC 1 24 Monday 16th March

Having drawn to TNC earlier this season Diamonds, sponsored by Dennis Maps, were prepared for a hard game.  With a thorough warm up completed, we were ready to…

Frome Stars 64, Chippenham 2, 50

A strong line up from Stars, who are sponsored by Dennis Maps, saw Sophie Woolley and Alice Millard take control of the shooting circle, with perfect feeds in…

Frome Netball – double win for stars

Frome Stars 41, Chippenham 3, 27 Brilliant squad performance from Stars, who are sponsored by Denis Maps. With the first goal being scored in the first 4 seconds…

Away win for Frome RFC 1st XV

Sat. 14th March. Southern Counties South Walcot RFC 5 Frome RFC 35 FROME RFC won an away victory over Walcot RFC recently. Head coach Toby Culff said, “For…

Frome Town FC club & clubhouse (Coronavirus update)

Following the latest advice from Government and the FA. The following areas of the club will remain effected by the Coronavirus ramifications. Football: All teams leagues have been…

Fundraising

Become an AgeUK neighbourly volunteer

Take part in neighbourly volunteering and help support older people who are staying at home due to the coronavirus epidemic.  In…

Green token runners up

Frome Swimming Club were the runners-up in Asda’s last Green Token Giving Scheme and presenting the children with their £500 cheque…

Urgent requirements at Food Bank

This week at the Fair Frome Food Bank, urgent requirements are: sugar, pot noodles, rice snacks, breakfast bars, tinned vegetables, pulses,…

Health

Medical practice share advice on coronavirus following scare

Frome Medical Practice has encouraged the community to follow the national advice regarding coronavirus, following a scare at the practice. A part of the practice was closed…

New patient service now available at medical practice

Frome Medical Practice has welcomed muscular skeletal and orthopaedic specialist, Daniel Taylor, onto their clinical team  Dan, who carried out his medical training at Birmingham and Coventry…

Wellbeing Frome – supporting local people with complementary therapies

Are you exhausted pouring from an empty cup? Struggling with your physical health or emotional wellbeing? A carer or supporting others? It’s not selfish to take time…

Education

Mufti to mark St John’s School’s last day

FROME’S St John’s School held a mufti day on their last day together at school. They report, “We have all had a difficult week, as more and…

Latest information for GCSE and A-level students

FROME College’s GCSE and A-level students, whose exams were cancelled due to the cornavirus pandemic, will be given grades estimated by their teachers. The government has said that…

Christ Church support for foodbank

Children and families at Christ Church C of E First School and Nursery in Frome responded to the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic “with joy and kindness” before they…

Business

New Date for Fish

Unfortunately due to illness of a band member Fish, who were due to play at the Cheese & Grain, have decided to postpone their tour and so…

Cheese & Grain closure and cancellation of events

The Cheese & Grain has taken the decision to close its doors for a month and postpone upcoming events and activities until 20th April in light of…

Saving items from landfill

SHARE’s Repair Café is back this month on Sunday 15th March at the Welsh Mill Hub from 3pm – 5pm. There will be another opportunity to gather…

Clubs & Organisations

Sorry – coffee morning is off say Hospital Friends

The Friends of Frome Hospital disappointingly advise the community that their popular, first Saturday of the month, coffee morning on the 4th April has been cancelled.   …

Young people invited to visit Murrhardt

The Frome Twinning Association is able to offer two places for young people aged between 15 and 20 to travel with the group to their Twin Town…

Mixed borders for all seasons

Mixed borders was the theme of the March talk for the Frome Selwood Horticulture Society, when Christine Brain, head gardener of the National Trust garden at Barrington…

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