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All About Frome – 9th July


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Sandra Levett, a professional dementia carer, talks about her time working at the Emma Sheppard Centre and how the services provided there help people suffering with dementia.

01373 473703

Helen Sprawson-White, Mendip District Councillor discusses responsibility of funding for dementia care in Somerset.

Jon White, service and operational manager at Frome Medical Practice talks about their role in dementia care.

Chantry House: 01373 456130

Clive Irvine Gizzie, Chairman, talks about the service provided by SODA (the Society of Disabled Artists).

A group that meet every Friday at Christchurch Church Hall with guidance from professional tutors

for more information about volunteering, or to get someone’s name on the waiting list for this popular group please contact:

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SODA currently have an exhibition running throughout the duration of the Frome Festival at St John’s church, where you are also able to purchase work created by their members.

weekdays 10am-4pm

Sunday 11am-4pm

Dorothy Anne Bryant talks about Meadowfest which is happening on the last day of the Frome Festival; 14th July, from 1pm at Rodden Meadow, and Liz Hutchinson, from FROGS, talks about their involvement and how they are encouraging people to use and protect Frome’s open spaces.

Due to a recording fault the interviews with Helen Sprawson-White, Jon White and Sandra Lovett will not be heard on this repeat. The interviews with Clive Gizzie, Dorothy-Anne Bryant and Liz Hutchinson remain intact as does the pre-recorded feature on the Emma Sheppard Centre.

We apologise for any disappointment or inconvenience caused by this issue.

We have included more material from the Jenny Peplow Singers’ concert in aid of the Emma Sheppard Centre to make up the time.

Rupert Kirkham, co-producer, All About Frome.

If you would like your organisation or volunteer activities or ideas to feature on All About Frome

contact email and put All About Frome in the subject.

Rupert or Julia will get back to you.