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FROME’S Library of Things is a place where you can borrow a range of different items, from gardening equipment and DIY tools, to kitchenware and camping equipment.    Why buy…

Befriending volunteers needed by local charity

PURPLE Elephant, the people behind the Toy Library and Children’s Festival, urgently need new volunteers for their Befriending Service. The service supports children aged between 5 and 12 years old…

ding! Riding into a positive future with community bicycle repair pop-ups

A MOBILE community bike workshop for Frome is encouraging local people to get on their bikes and are helping with their pop-up bike repair days in May.  Set up during…

We need you! Pet charity shop appeals for support

Blue Cross pet charity is appealing for the community to support their shop in Frome, which reopened this week.  Blue Cross shops raise money for the thousands of unwanted, abandoned…

Frome Community Drivers get you there!

A FROME service providing volunteer drivers and deliveries for people in need reported high demand last month and is looking forward to widening its scope as lockdown restrictions ease.  Figures…

Volunteers needed for Safer School Streets project

SUSTAINABLE Frome are looking for volunteers for the Safer School Streets project.      The group report, “We still need more volunteers for a very easy doorknocking job – just to…

Coronavirus Appeal raises £1million for communities

THE Somerset Coronavirus Appeal, launched by local charity Somerset Community Foundation (SCF) in late March 2020, has grown to over £1million thanks to generous contributions from local individuals, charitable trusts, …

Become an AgeUK neighbourly volunteer

Take part in neighbourly volunteering and help support older people who are staying at home due to the coronavirus epidemic.  In these challenging times, lots of people have been asking…

Avon and Somerset Local Resilience Forum appeals for local support to help tackle COVID-19

BUSINESSES across Avon and Somerset are being asked to help support the local efforts in tackling COVID-19. With high demand for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) across the country and supply…

Businesses asked to help with PPE equipment for NHS and care workers

BUSINESSES are being asked to help support the NHS and council care systems across Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon and Wiltshire in response to the ongoing coronavirus emergency. Given…

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