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Home of our Delight

Sat 10th Sep - Sat 22nd Oct

Home of our Delight explores the stories of the young men marked on the Mells village memorial, and of their families. As well as gamekeepers, gardeners and colliery workers these men included the last son and heir of the Horner family and Mells estate, and his brother-in-law, the son of the wartime Prime Minister.

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Frome Concerts Group presents…The Behn Quartet

Sun 30th Oct

Frome Concerts Group's popular Teatime Concerts season welcomes the Behn Quartet featuring Kate Oswin (violin), Alicia Berendse (violin), Lydia Abell (viola), Victoria Bernath (guest viola) & Ghislaine McMullin (cello). The Behn Quartet will be performing Dvorak ‘American’ Quartet No.12 in F Major and Dvorak String Quintet in E flat Major, op. 97.

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Architecture Club presents… The Road to Hope Street: 20 years of theatre design with Steve Tompkins

Tue 8th Nov

Steve leads the Performance Design Studio at architects Haworth Tompkins. He will be talking about the studio’s approach to these specialised public buildings and presenting a selection of key projects, including the Royal Court, the Young Vic, Snape Maltings, the Bath Egg and the National Theatre, leading to the RIBA Stirling Prize winning Everyman Theatre in Liverpool’s Hope Street.

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Rook Lane Arts Projects


Home of our Delight

10 September - 22 October 2016

Home of our Delight: Mells and the First World War Exhibition, walks, talks

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2014 - 2015

Children, gadgets and the great outdoors

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Rook Lane Chapel

Available to the community as the perfect setting to showcase skills and artistic talent, this prestigious venue is used for performances and exhibitions.

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