Featured Events

Story Telling


Rooklings Presents: The Whale’s Tale by Music Box Participatory Performance/Workshops for Families

Mon 30th May

A whale climbed a mountain, a statue spoke and people walked on water. Journey between land and sea to where stories are born. With Sharon Jacksties and Pete Mona. 'This well-known and much-loved storytelling and music partnership blend story and music into crafted shows.'

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In Search of Shakespeare with Michael Wood

Fri 1st Jul

Illustrated talk by Dr Michael Wood, one of the UK’s best loved historians and broadcasters, and author of numerous popular history books including ‘In the footsteps of Alexander the Great’, ‘In Search of Shakespeare’ and ‘The Story of England’.

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The Frome Hoard with Sam Moorhead of the British Museum

Mon 4th Jul

In 2010 a metal detectorist, Dave Crisp, prospecting near Frome found what became known as the Frome Hoard - 52,503 Roman coins. The overwhelming significance of the Frome Hoard is the new light that it casts on the life of the emperor Carausius - Britain's 'forgotten emperor'.

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Rook Lane Arts Projects


Home of our Delight

2015 - 2016

Mells and the First World War

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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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Venue Hire

For information on hiring the venue for events/ exhibitions please do not hesitate to contact us directly to discuss available dates & times.

Venue Hire

Hire the chapel for your wedding

This magnificent Grade I listed building in the heart of Frome, Somerset provides the most elegant and timeless of surroundings for your special day.