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Get out and about with Dogs for Health

Do you want to get out in the fresh air? Stretch your legs after weeks in lock down? Then Dogs for Health’s Walk and Talk sessions could be just what…

Get on your bike for Cycle September!

FROME residents are being encouraged to get on their bikes for Cycle September. The event is a global challenge to help more people realise the benefits of riding a bike.…

Grab a bargain bike at Frome’s bike jumble

CYCLING has really taken off during lockdown and nationwide bike shops have struggled to keep up with demand. Organised by Frome Town Council in association with local charity Frome’s Missing…

Frome Writers Keep write on!

ONE of Frome Writers’ Collective’s (FWC’s) aims  is to offset the solitary nature of writing by providing opportunities for local authors to meet socially, share ideas and learn together –…

Country pub landlords celebrate first anniversary

LANDLORDS of the White Hart in Corsley, Adelle Gill and Steve Ellis, are celebrating one year behind the bar. The couple opened the doors to the pub last September, promising…

New service for Frome children missing out on vital support due to Covid-19

BARNARDO’S are providing a new service for Frome children and young people who are missing out on support during the coronavirus pandemic. The charity report, “See, Hear, Respond’, managed by…

Stronger Somerset – district councils launch their own ambitious plan

AS the battle for the future structure of local government continues in Somerset, the four district councils, including Mendip, have launched a new plan, which they say offers a once-in-a-generation…

Frome Lions has a new President

THE Lions Club of Frome has a new president for 2020/2021. Lion Greg Wood has taken over the reigns from outgoing President, Tony Buchan. The club report, “Under normal circumstances…

Woman repeats cycle challenge in memory of her dad

A LOCAL woman has completed a charity cycling challenge in memory of her father. Holly Sanderson from Beckington, cycled the ‘Ridgeway’, an ancient track that stretches 85 miles from Overton Hill…

Just what the doctor ordered!

Frome Town Council’s Dr Bike sessions are being held every Saturday throughout August.  The council report, “The sessions have proved so popular, the original slots had sold out, so more…