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Frome Big Christmas Get-Together supports record number of people

A RECORD number of meals were delivered for the Frome Big Christmas Get-Together, with 165 people receiving a food hamper on Christmas Day, delivered by volunteers.  Frome Big Christmas’ Rosie…

Discover Frome needs you

THE Discover Frome information point is expanding its opening hours by an additional day and is recruiting volunteers to join its friendly team.  The hub of local knowledge and information,…

Challenging and eventful year for Fair Frome

Challenging and eventful year for Fair Frome

FROME charity Fair Frome, now in its eighth year, has had a challenging but ultimately successful year in meeting its aim to provide practical support for those experiencing financial, health…

Final touches underway for Big Christmas Get Together!

AS volunteers prepare to deliver hampers to vulnerable and isolated residents on Christmas Day, there is still time to make a donation to support the project. Organisers say, “Christmas is…

Share your seasonal excess at the Community Fridge

THE team behind Frome’s Community Fridge, located in the Market Yard car park, are appealing to residents, asking them to share their ‘seasonal excess’ over the Christmas period. Residents can…

Can you help Fair Frome’s food bank this Christmas?

FAIR Frome is preparing for a busy few weeks ahead in the run up to Christmas and is appealing for donations for its food bank.  “This year has been incredibly…

Share your seasonal excess at the Community Fridge

THE team behind Frome’s Community Fridge, located in the Market Yard car park, are appealing to residents, asking them to share their ‘seasonal excess’ over the Christmas period.  Residents can…

Frome’s Big Christmas Get Together

CHRISTMAS can be a hard time for many people for a variety of reasons. This year, with the impact of Covid-19 and the current financial challenges continuing to affect people,…

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 near them.  They…

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. The directors of…

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