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Frome’s Great Nurdle Fact Hunt!

Frome’s Great Nurdle Fact Hunt!

LOCAL teacher and author, Claire Vowell, has created a fun environmental ‘fact hunt’ in Frome, to help raise awareness about microplastics and plastic pollution.  The author – who has…

Bag a bargain at Frome’s Fiver Fest!

FIVER Fest is returning to Frome for a third time later this month.   Championing Frome’s wonderful array of independent shops and retailers, the nationwide event encourages people…

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Frome Lottery celebrates 21 years

Frome Lottery  celebrates 21 years

FROME Community Lottery celebrated their 21 years of supporting projects in Frome and the local…

Free books for children as Marcus Rashford teams up with Frome bookshop

Free books for children as Marcus Rashford teams up with Frome bookshop

Winstone’s Hunting Raven Books has been out and about, delivering the first of 1,300 copies…

Fair Frome spells out ‘perfect storm’ this winter

LOCAL charity Fair Frome, which runs the local food bank, furniture bank and other projects…

Double Awards for Top Football Club in Somerset!

Double Awards for Top Football Club in Somerset!

LOCAL grassroots sports team, the Frome Falcons Powerchair Football Club, have recently been crowned with…

College Centenary

Staff, students and governors (old and new) celebrated Frome College’s centenary at St John’s Church…

Volunteering and helping out

Local older person’s charity in need of ‘Walk and Talk’ volunteers

AGE UK Somerset is looking for volunteers locally to help with its new Active Befriending service.  Each volunteer will be matched with an older person who lives…

Purple Elephant awarded grant to continue charitable work

ONE of Frome’s most well-loved Community Interest Companies, Purple Elephant, has said that it is delighted to be awarded a grant of £6,000 from Frome Town Council.…

More scrapstore fun on the way!

ANOTHER pop-up scrapstore event is on its way to Frome, and local charity The Pod is asking the community if they want a permanent scrapstore in the…

Things to do

A blossom circle to remember

EXCITEMENT is growing for the Glow in the Park event being held in the Old Showfield on Saturday 30th October.   Frome Town Council will be opening…

Frome Walking Festival’s triumphant return

FROME’S annual Walking Festival is back in business in November 2021.  Frome’s Walkers Are Welcome team and Frome Town Council have worked together to create a diverse…

Rich Hall, That’ll Be The Day, Children’s Halloween and Paul Zerdin at the Memorial

THERE’S an exciting line-up with something for all ages coming up at the Memorial Theatre over the next month or so. On Saturday 16th October at 8.00…

Staying well

Preparing for the winter ahead – Update from Frome Medical Practice

FROME Medical Practice has issued an update on winter vaccinations and ways in which people can look after their health as winter approaches. Senior partner at Frome…

Get tech savvy with the Digital Cafe

CONTINUING with their local digital support initiatives, Health Connections Mendip are setting up a free Digital Café, to take place at Frome’s Cheese & Grain, every Thursday…

Frome says no to mental health services cut

A DEMONSTRATION was held in Frome recently against the planned closure of the last dedicated mental health ward in Mendip.  St Andrew’s Ward in Wells is expected…

Fundraising

Baby Beau’s tribute fund raises £17,000 for NICU

A 24 hour sponsored workout by a local gym community has raised almost £18,000 for the Beau Roffey Tribute Fund.   The fundraiser, organised by Frome couple…

Sale of art for Refugees International and Afghanaid

LOCAL artists are selling their work to raise money for refugees.  Local not-for-profit artist and member of RAISE (Refugee Action in Somerset East), Lorna Thomas, says, “The…

CAN YOU HELP CATS LIKE SIMON?

LOCAL cat welfare charity, Cats in Distress, is looking for donations in order to keep Frome’s felines firmly out of the vets and back tearing up carpets. …

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College’s centenary exhibition in Frome Museum.As part of a series of events marking Frome College’s centenary, principal, Emma Reynolds; vice principal, Kirsten Windsor; Student Union president, Abi Baker and vice president, Elsie Lee visited Frome Museum’s fascinating exhibit of memorabilia from the first 100 years of the school’s history. bit.ly/2XaXUoJ ... See MoreSee Less
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