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Frome on-call firefighters face cuts

FROME Fire Station could see a reduction in on-call firefighter support if plans by the Devon & Somerset Fire and Rescue Service are given the go-ahead.  Currently Frome…

Plans for affordable homes in Frome

THE aim of providing genuinely affordable homes in the town is top of the agenda at a special meeting being held next month by the  Frome Area Community…

Frome Hospital Community Forum

Come along and have your say about your local hospital at the Frome Hospital Community Forum on Monday 29th July, 6pm-8pm at the Moxon Suite, Frome Community Hospital.…

This issue

Get involved in carnival!

EXCITEMENT is already building for this year’s Frome Carnival – and organisers are appealing for…

African outreach programme helps provide vital eye care

A STORE director and dispensing optician from a Frome opticians has returned from his fifth…

Public Consultation Day (New Pavilion and Floodlighting of Community Courts)

Frome Selwood Tennis Club is holding a public consultation day on Saturday 20th July, from…

Town council to oppose super-fast internet network?

FROME Town Council is to vote this week on a proposal that the council should oppose…

Young filmmakers visit the Food Feast

YOUNG filmmakers, David and Julia Jagielski, have made another film about Frome – this time…

Frome computer coding classes

Can you code? If not, would you like to find out how? For anyone who…

Bring your treasures to Frome Museum!

FROME Heritage Museum is inviting you to bring along your treasures to its ‘Finds Day’…

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Sport

Frome Park bowls

Frome Park men had an excellent victory in the Turnbull Cup. An away trip to Weston Bath was always going to be a tough draw, but the team…

Frome Town – Meet the Robins Event

Frome Town FC began their preseason preparations with an open invitation for younger Robins fans to come and train on the pitch following the opportunity to watch the…

Frome Town Robins Get all local news from the Frome Times!

The new Frome Town line-up take a break from training to catch up on all the local news with their favourite newspaper, Frome Times. The new season kicks…

Frome RFC prepare for 2019/2020 season

IAS Frome RFC prepare for a new season, the club reports, “It only seemed a short time ago we were capping off a hugely successful 2018/2019 campaign at…

Frome extend league lead

Sat. 6th July. West of England Premier Cricket League – WEPL Somerset Frome 231-6 Yeovil 159-all out Frome continued their excellent form with another win against Yeovil, to extend…

Fundraising

WHY’s ‘Jump into June’ campaign raises £19.5k

Cancer counselling charity We Hear You (WHY) is celebrating the success of their Jump into June fundraising campaign, which raised more…

Children’s Hospice Summer Raffle

Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) is currently holding their summer raffle with cash prizes to be won.   Tickets are priced…

Lions’ charity golf day raises £5,000 for local sports group

THE Lions Club of Frome raised £5,000 at their charity golf day on Friday 17th May, awarding the money to Nova…

Health

We Hear You seeking participants for male mental health research

Frome-based cancer counselling charity We Hear You (WHY) is undertaking a new piece of research in partnership with the University of Bath into male mental health and…

Outdoor therapy for people living with and beyond cancer

Counselling charity We Hear You are teaming up with The Natural Self to offer a six-week outdoor therapy course for people living with and beyond cancer. The…

The easy and simple test you can do to check for diabetes

Diabetes is a serious condition which can damage the heart, kidneys, eyes and feet if left untreated.  Often, people with diabetes don’t get any symptoms which means…

Education

Steiner Academy to move to new multi-academy trust

STEINER Academy in Frome is to transfer to the Avanti Schools Trust. The move to the multi-academy trust by all three Steiner Academies in Frome, Bristol and…

Popular school fundraiser retires

After years of dedicated service to the Oakfield Academy fundraisers, Tracey Malley has decided to hand over the reins to the next generation of fundraisers.   The…

Frome College students lead annual town survey

During work experience week, students from Frome College will be helping Frome Town Council with a market research project in the town centre.  Students will hit the…

Business

Get ready to have your taste buds tantalised as a new chocolate shop comes to Frome!

At just 21 Emily Powell  is the inspiration and driving force behind a new and exciting chocolate emporium, which is opening in Frome.  Emily’s love of all…

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…

Clubs & Organisations

Frome Atrial Fibrillation Support Group meeting

A support group for patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) is meeting on Monday 22nd July at 1.30pm – 3.00pm at Frome Medical Practice, Enos Way, Frome. BA11…

Rotary donations to local charities

The outgoing president of Frome Selwood Rotary Club has seen the work of several local charities first-hand as he presented cheques, on the club’s behalf, at the…

Volunteers needed to help keep swim sessions running

FROME Get Wet Set swimming group, for school-aged children with additional needs, is looking for more volunteers to keep the sessions running. Frome Get Wet Set is…

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