Author: Friends of the River Frome

Join us for a special screening of Rivercide

We’re delighted to say we’ve teamed up with Frome Town Council to put on a special screening of Rivercide, a ground-breaking investigative documentary exploring the shocking state of UK rivers. Presented by George Monbiot and featuring music by Charlotte Church, it asks tough questions about how once pristine river systems have been turned into sewers, […]

Buy a hand-crafted birdhouse and support the river

It’s getting to the time of year where birds of all shapes and sizes are looking for somewhere snug to nest. Lucky for them, Tony H. one talented member of our committee, has been hard at work building some remarkable bird boxes. And lucky for the river, he’s splitting the proceeds between Friends of the […]

The story of our river strategy

Ongoing environmental decline and the climate crisis can make caring for our river seem an overwhelming job – where do we even begin? That’s where a strategy comes in. It’s a comprehensive plan that sets out our goals, and what we’re going to do to reach them. FORFs first river strategy was published in 2012. […]