Tuesday 9th July, 7.30pm. Rook Lane Chapel, Bath Street, Frome, BA11 1DN. Tickets: £6 / £3 conc / Free to under 25s.

In collaboration with Casting the World, Frome Society for Local Study welcomes Dr Madge Dresser who was for many years Associate Professor of History at UWE, and is now Honorary Professor in Historical Studies at the University of Bristol. An illustrated talk revisiting our monumental heritage and exploring the connections between monuments, memory and empire, which will include reference to works produced in Frome by J.W. Singer and Sons – statuary found in many parts of a now changed world.

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