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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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Mells 1 - 046

Architecture Club presents…Lutyens & The Great War with Tim Skelton

Tue 4th Oct

Join Architectural Historian Tim Skelton to discover the story behind the extraordinary legacy of war memorials created by the great Architect Edwin Lutyens.

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Story Telling


Mr Rook’s Speak Easy & Openstorytellers Present: The Storyteller’s Bardic Chair of Somerset

Thu 20th Oct

The Storytelling competition organised by Openstorytellers is back! Eight tellers compete for the Bardic Chair with the winner chosen by the Fates - last year they picked the MC who wasn't even competing, who will they choose this year?

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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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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.