An update about our live market events

A huge thank you to everyone who has sent messages of support over the past few weeks and made enquiries about when our live events will return. We wanted to let you know that we continue to be in conversation with the relevant authorities and are really hoping for some clear government guidance soon. At […]

Join us for our first online market this August

We are very excited to share that on the first weekend on August, we will be bringing you the very first online edition of The Frome Independent!   Whilst we await further guidance with regards to large scale gatherings, we will be hosting some of the market’s best loved traders in a weekend-long virtual market, […]

Our shop is OPEN

Delighted to announce the re-opening of our online shop! We are looking forward to being able to supply you with TFI related goodies again, including Somerset Sister T-shirts, ‘Independent’ tote bags, Matt Wellsted’s market day art prints and more! You’ll also be able to take a look at our 2019 book ‘In the Making’, a […]

June Update

We hope you are all managing to stay safe and keep well. Here is an update from us... Read more

Stay safe and visit our online market!

Thank you to everyone who has shown support for The Frome Independent and our traders during the lockdown. We are very sad to be putting our monthly markets on hold until further notice, but we will be back with you on the other side of all this, when public gatherings are deemed to be safe […]

Cancellation of The Frome Independent due to Coronavirus (Covid-19)

It is with heavy hearts that we have decided to cancel The Frome Independent on Sunday 5th April. While there is not currently an official ban in place for events like The Frome Independent, the health and safety of our community of visitors, crew, traders and fellow residents of Frome is paramount. We are acutely […]

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update

Thank you to everyone who has contacted us about our April market, following the recent government press conference regarding delaying the spread of Covid-19. We would like you all to know that we are following the guidance of Public Health England and are waiting for news on a possible government ban on outdoor events like […]

The Frome Independent returns for 2020

It’s almost here! Come and join us for first of our 2020 markets on Sunday 1st March. Come and explore streets lined with designer-makers, craftspeople, independent businesses, local food producers and delicious street food. We’ll have the return of the Market Place stage in the centre of town, providing you with live acoustic music throughout […]