Featured Events


Julia Oborne

Unfamiliar Spaces: Recent paintings by Julia Oborne

Tue 19th Jul - Fri 12th Aug

Julia Oborne's paintings combine dreamlike colour and strange composition with solid, tangible objects, and have the aim of creating surreal scenes which do not quite ‘work’ whether this be because of an ill-fitting form or an unbalanced composition.

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The Battle of the Somme with Professor Sir Hew Strachan

Tue 13th Sep

The British folk memory of the Battle of the Somme is dominated by one moment: 7.30am on 01 July 1916. It was a bright summer’s day, the sun well up, and falling from the east on the backs of the German defenders and into the faces of the British. Officers sounded their whistles, and their men scrambled up ladders to get out of the trenches and into No Man’s Land...

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Story Telling

Lyonesse Main Pic Crop

Mr Rook’s Speak Easy Presents: Return to Lyonesse by Mike O’Connor and Barbara Griggs

Thu 15th Sep

A storytelling performance with harp accompaniment. Recreated from Breton, Cornish and Welsh texts, Return to Lyonesse tells of the legendary Celtic lands of Lyonesse, Ys and Cantre’r Gwaelod, now lost for ever beneath the waves.

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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.