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Growing pressure on local MP after new allegations

Growing pressure on local MP after new allegations

Pressure is mounting on local MP, David Warburton, after further allegations about his conduct surfaced over the weekend. The Tory MP was suspended from the Parliamentary Conservative Party earlier this…

Community heroes honoured with Mayor’s Civic Awards

Community heroes honoured with Mayor’s Civic Awards

LOCAL volunteers who have gone above and beyond for the community have been honoured in this year’s Mayor’s Civic Awards.  Five awards were presented last week by mayor, cllr Andy…

Help Frome welcome refugees

Help Frome welcome refugees

A NEW group called ‘Frome Welcomes Refugees’ has been formed to help support Ukrainian refugees arriving in the town and the residents that are hosting them. As the town prepares…

Frome volunteer on a mission in Ukraine

Frome volunteer on a mission in Ukraine

A FROME resident has been volunteering in Ukraine to help deliver humanitarian aid to refugees. Weeks after Russia began its invasion of Ukraine, local man Jamie Brake decided to take…

The search is on for Frome’s Cutest Pet!

The search is on for Frome’s Cutest Pet!

DO you think you have the cutest pet in Frome? Then this could be your chance to show off your pet in Frome Times and win a fantastic prize! Frome…

Land north of Packsaddle Way could become more housing, by local democracy reporter Daniel Mumby

Land north of Packsaddle Way could become more housing, by local democracy reporter Daniel Mumby

A GREEN space at the northern edge of Frome could be turned into a housing development following the county council’s decision to sell the land. The land north of Packsaddle…

The People’s Budget chooses Platinum Jubilee commemoration

The People’s Budget chooses Platinum Jubilee commemoration

FROME will mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with the installation of a commemorative space in the Old Showfield, a project which has been voted on by the local community. The…

Who Feeds Frome?

Who Feeds Frome?

THE first report from Frome’s new Food Network, ‘Who Feeds Frome?’, was launched last week. Produced by local food writer and researcher, Hugh Thomas, the report highlights many of the…

Fair Frome prepares for ‘catastrophic’ cost of living rise

Fair Frome prepares for ‘catastrophic’ cost of living rise

LOCAL charity, Fair Frome, has spoken out about their concerns regarding the cost of living increases and the impact it will have on many people both locally and nationally.  …

Aster parking area no longer up for sale following backlash from residents

Aster parking area no longer up for sale following backlash from residents

AN Aster parking site at Southfields/Feltham Drive is no longer to be sold, thanks to residents campaigning against the auction of the site.  Residents were given less than a month’s…