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Frome has stepped into Christmas
Frome celebrated the start of the festive season with a magical lantern parade.
Temporary road closures December 2022
Details of road and footpath closures due to take place in and around Frome during December 2022.
Selwood Garden Community Planning Meeting
Councillors and members of the planning board lead town-wide discussion on Selwood Garden Community. 
Mayor’s column 24 November 2022
Mayor Sara Butler’s update for the last month.
Can you give your old tech a new lease of life?
Frome’s Tech Amnesty is just around the corner so there’s still time to find your old, unused tech.
Mendip partnership helps homeowners invest in energy efficiency
Discover the Mendip council-funded loans to homeowners for improving the energy efficiency of properties.
Preparing for 2023 with FTC’s Working Lunch
There’s still time to book on to Frome Town Council’s festive Working Lunch taking place on Friday 9th December.
Could you help keep your local community noticeboard up to date?
Join a team of local volunteers to help keep the town up to date.
Have yourself a merry little Christmas Lights Switch On 
Excitement is building for the start of the festive season in Frome this Friday.
Frome’s 2022 Walking Festival a triumph
Over 150 people turned up to enjoy this year’s Walking Festival.
Frome schools smash target to walk to Poland in a week
In one week Frome’s school kids far exceeded expectations in an active travel challenge
Latest from the Chamber – Council Meeting, Wednesday 16th November
Catch up with the latest news from the Council Meeting.
Shop local and park for free on Small Business Saturday
Support our independent shops with free parking on Small Business Saturday.
Mendip’s Community Lottery Fund open for applications
Local organisations can apply for grants of up to £1000 with the Shape Mendip Lottery Community Fund.
Reflection at this year’s Remembrance Parade and Service
This year’s Parade and Act of Remembrance took place on a sunny but reflective Sunday 13th November.
Recycling tech to help our planet and our community
DonateIT are running a tech Amnesty on Saturday 3rd December.
Mayor’s column 10 November 2022
Hello everyone, and welcome to this week’s column. Well the big countdown to Christmas is well and truly on! The town lights are in place…
Town Clerk’s Update – 9th November
Read all the latest news, from a new leaflet to help signpost residents in need this winter to Frome’s annual Walking Festival.
It’s nearly the most wonderful time of the year
Frome is getting set for its transformation into a sparkling festive celebration at the Christmas Lights Switch On on 25th November.
Help to keep warm this winter
Frome Town Council and Frome Medical Practice have produced a leaflet to signpost residents to support this winter.
Car Sharing is Caring
Frome has two car share cars from Co-Wheels, ready for you to use.
Selwood Garden Community planning meeting
November’s Planning Committee meeting will be dedicated to discussing the Selwood Garden Community development.
Mayor’s column 3 November 2022
Hi everyone and welcome to this week’s news. There’s no doubt that we are having a particularly lovely autumn this year; the glorious colours and…
The Walking Festival Kicks Off Next Weekend
The Walking Festival brings a variety of walks this weekend spanning countryside, history and more

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