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If you go down to the parks today…

If you go down to the parks today…

YOU may have spotted some playful additions to Frome’s parks recently as part of Frome Town Council’s Play Strategy.   The council’s community development team has been exploring ways of being…

Speeding up 50% in some areas of town – ‘Speeds of up to 70mph in a 30mph zone in the middle of the day’

Speeding up 50% in some areas of town – ‘Speeds of up to 70mph in a 30mph zone in the middle of the day’

SPEEDING continues to be an issue in town and the Community Speed Watch (CSW) say that it has risen by 50% in some areas. Mendip CSW volunteer, Ashley Reay, says…

Volunteer as a Discover Frome ambassador

ARE you looking for a new fun role where you can chat about our fantastic town and support one of the town’s historic buildings? Volunteers are needed to help support…

Prepare for a harsh winter!

FROME Town Council is continuing to partner with the Centre for Sustainable Energy (CSE) to deliver more energy advice drop-in sessions.   The CSE offer people judgement-free advice on how…

Frome’s blooming twin gardens

FROME Town Council and Frome Twinning Association have teamed up with The Frome Shed to create stunning wooden lecterns to mark the three twinned gardens across the town. The lecterns,…

Councillors to get on their bikes

TOWN council members could soon be seen cycling around Frome as part of the council’s plans to encourage them to connect more with their constituents by getting involved in their…

Plans for new toilet facilities move a step closer

LONG anticipated work on the toilets at Victoria Park is due to go out to tender as members of the council look at costs and move to push the project…

Frome Selwood Rotary banks £2,000 with Fair Frome

FROME Selwood Rotary has donated £2,000 to the Fair Frome Food Bank to enable them to continue their support for low-income families. The local charity, which runs the food bank…

Album launch in memory of WHY founder raises £854 

LOCAL musician Carol Foster hosted a launch event at 23 Bath St on Thursday 14th July for her album ‘Coming Home’.   The evening was dedicated to the memory of her…

Frome Times attends parliamentary select committee hearing into sustainability of local journalism

A government investigation into the serious challenges facing the local news sector has been launched and Frome Times has been invited to contribute.   Two of the paper’s team attended…