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Cheese and Grain | Markets & Events

Markets & Events



 Frome Roller Disco –  Wednesdays £3 per session 072814_146

4.15pm – 5.45pm Under 14’s

6.15pm – 7.45pm All ages

This very popular roller disco is THE place to be on a Wednesday in Frome!

Limited skate hire available




Wendyhouse Music

Every Tuesday
Wendyhouse Music is mwendy house music poster 4_edited-2oulded to the children’s needs in class, with a philosophy of blending education, language and communication skills with fun music and movement songs, rhymes and activities.

The music ranges from folk, world, blues, latin, country and traditional to rock n roll, all with a childish twist, singing all the way! Everyone is welcome and there is something for everyone! Sing, Dance, Move & Play today. Wendyhouse Music, Where music is Child’s play!

£4 PER WEEK (multiple child discounts)

Explorers & Questioners (Pre Schoolers) 9:30am – 10:15am

Movers & Shakers (Toddlers) 10:30am 11:15am

Parachute n Play (Sensory Movement) 11:30 – 12:15am

Rock’n’Roll Baby! – Free tasters 21 & 28 February 2017 12.45pm start (45 mins) finishes at 1.30pm.

Rock n roll baby is a social time for both baby and adult. Designed to stimulate baby’s body and mind with voice, dance, movement, baby massage & baby exercise. Beautiful lullabies for quiet times are sung from the heart, lively dances are enjoyed by the group, toe tickles and rhymes are remembered and cherished for years to come. Time is put aside to get to know other parents and to support and learn skills together.

A special time for both adult and child, a time to bond, learn and explore in a supportive, non-judgemental, fun and social class. The type of activity we do in class: Hello songs & Goodbye songs; Exploration of age appropriate instruments & props; Quiet times with books; Baby massage, relaxation & exercise time; Group dances & singing; Exploration of props; Rhymes, chants & bouncy songs…and anything else we can fit in!!!


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Frome Rock Choir

Rock Choir is much more than a choir – it’s a multi layered singing experience. The power of music, meeting new friends and performing at life changing events, together contribute to an emotional and powerful journey for members.

Rock Choir is the pioneering contemporary choir of the UK and remains unique with over 20,000, members


enjoying it across the UK. Each member is welcomed into the Rock Choir family and their journey  allows
music, friendship and a new found confidence to impact their everyday lives.

As a new member, you may choose to simply rehearse with your friends or take to the stage and join them at a variety of Rock Choir events and shows- it’s up to you. You can take as much or as little from the experiences on offer. You’ll never have to sing on your own or be under any pressure.

Tuesdays 8pm from 17th January





IMG_9977  Frome Collectors & Flea Market – Wednesday 9am – 2pm – Free entry 

Quality second hand goods including a selection of antiques and collectables as well as a  mixture of bric-a-brac and jewellery  with even the chance of some hidden treasure.

Always worth a rummage!







    Frome Country Market – Thursday 8am – 12pm – Free entry                 IMG_0029

The Country Market has grown in popularity and offers the most delicious locally made cakes     and savouries, jams and honeys. There are also a great choice of  locally grown produce, plants,   crafts and art.

Support your local Country Market.




C&G Charity Bingo

Mondays & Thursdays Doors 6:30pm 

Fabulous prizes to be won twice a week at our charity bingo!




   Frome Farmers Market – Second Saturday – 9am – 1pm – Free entry   coljig


 Frome Farmers Market is one of the largest stand alone farmers markets in the South West with up to 38 award winning local food  producers.
 Established 15 years ago and organised by Somerset Farmers Markets this award winning market was awarded a Gold in the ‘Taste of the  West Hospitality & Retail Awards in 2014.
TOTW Gold Award 2014
 For dates and information about the producers who attend visit




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Makers Market- Fourth Saturday  10am – 3pm – Free entry  

A diverse selection of  handmade arts, crafts and produce available direct from local craftspeople, artists and producers all under one roof.

More details can be found here




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 Magpie Market

First Sunday of the month March to December 10am – 3pm

Free entry 

Contemporary & Vintage items, jewellery, gifts @ handmade crafts

All sorts of beautiful things…


To book a stall for this new market please contact




10599504_872920989424970_4036869513813026477_n Car Boot Sale – Market Yard

 Last Sunday of the Month (except December)

— 9am – 1pm – Free entry

Cheese & Grain car park, set up from 7.30am. £5 per car/£10 per trailer or large van.

  No Need to Book, just come along!

  Please Note: Weather Dependent will be cancelled if wet. No traders please.



Special Events

Cheese and  Grain “Classiclassic car 2c”  Breakfast Meet.

Sunday 28th May 2017

This Cheese and Grain “Classic” Breakfast is your chance to meet up informally with like-minded classic car and motorcycle enthusiasts .classic car image

Open to: all classic cars and motorcycles. No fee to attend just come along!

The meet will take place at the Cheese and Grain, Frome from 9am – 12 noon.

Full breakfast, rolls, tea and coffees available all morning

Car/Vehicle Type – All classic cars and motorcycles. No of vehicles expected  20 – 50

Times 9am – 12noon


 Vintage Bazaar Jumble Sale Saturday 3rd June

The Annual Vintage Bazaar Giant Jumble

This is no ordinary jumble sale! The renowned Vintage Bazaar dealers are having their annual clear out and looking through their attics, stores and workrooms to bring you some amazing vintage bargains on Saturday June 3rd at The Cheese and Grain, Frome, Somerset. At this highly anticipated event you can expect to find tables piled high with vintage fabrics, antique buttons, vintage fashions and pretty brocante all at jumble prices. What better way to spend a Saturday than having a good old fashioned rummage through French toiles, 50’s dresses and all sorts of other vintage delights! There is easy parking outside the venue as well as all the wonderful cafes and independent shops in Frome to explore. Doors open at 9am but make sure you come prepared with an empty car boot to take all your treasures home!

For more information take a look at their dedicated blog, Facebook and Instagram pages

Saturday 3rd June from 9 am to 3 pm. Admission £2.

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Little Pickles Market  Sunday 11th June

£1 admission

Another chance to grab a bargain at this family market. For more info contact








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Saturday 17th June 10am

£1 admission

High quality pre-loved prams, toys, equipment, maternity & children’s clothes at affordable prices. NCT members & pregnant ladies will be admitted from 9:45am.



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Celebrate Southern Africa Sunday 18th June

The fantastic Southern African Market returns after the huge success of last years event! Expect stalls selling South African crafts, gifts and food! 10am – 3pm



West of England Radio Rally Sunday 25th June

Radio RallyThis is our 14th year and we hope you can join us and support the event.
It is supported by local amateur radio clubs, affiliated repeaters and societies to primarily promote Amateur Radio.
The rally was initially created to provide a gap in the Amateur Radio Rally calendar where originally the Longleat rally was held during the month of June.  However, since then Westrally has established its own identity located in the market town of Frome.
There are many traders and associated groups exhibiting which are listed in our traders list.  However, you are more than welcome to join the ever growing list by applying for an outside pitch or indoor table from our booking form page.
Admission to the event is £3.00. Accompanied juniors under 14 are free.

Opening time 10.00 am to 2.00 pm.


Frome Festival Food Feast

Saturday 8th July 5pm – 10pm  – Free admission

The Festival Food Feast returns, this fantastic free event features fabulous live music and food stalls for a funky few hours by the river and in the Cheese & Grain.

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