Welcome to Rise

Built in the early 1800s, RISE – formerly known as The HUBnub Centre – is a lovingly restored former church located in the heart of Frome. Within the building there are two venue hire spaces catering for a wide variety of classes and events, a contemporary art gallery, a cafe and play space for families to enjoy and offices and work space. Click on the icons below to find out more about each of our spaces.

RISE – a place to relax, play, work, eat. A place to be together.

The Old School Room
The Sun Room
The Whittox Gallery
Rye Bakery
Offices & Work Space

Yoga Ben in The Old School Room at RISE
The Sun Room


We have a wide range of yoga, exercise and other well-being classes on offer at RISE. There are also events on throughout the week for adults, children and families. Find information about classes and events, and how to book them, on the Calendar.

Looking for a venue?

We have two beautiful, affordable and versatile venue spaces for classes, business meetings, events or birthday parties starting from £15 per hour. Find full details of our hire spaces, The Old School and The Sun Room, by clicking on the icons above. You can also check for venue availability of each of our spaces on the Calendar.

The Whittox Gallery

Gallery under renovation

Due to the success of our gallery we are taking a short break between shows to make some major improvements to our gallery space, we have some very exciting changes to come!

Watch this space for our progress and upcoming first ever curated group show of Landscape Artists. More info to follow soon.

Thank you for your continued support and we look forward to sharing our new changes with you very soon.

Please visit The Whittox Gallery page, follow us on Instagram @thewhittoxgallery or see the Calendar for upcoming exhibition details and opening times.

Image taken by Mark Brooks
The Rye Bakery at RISE
Rye Bakery

Sunday Roasts

Due to popular demand thourhgout December,  RYE BAKERY are continuing their Sunday Roasts this January.

Join us on Sunday 12th, 19th and 26th for a Sunday roast using the finest local ingredients.

Booking is essential, with two seatings per date at 12.30pm and 2.30pm.

To book, contact RYE BAKERY directly on 07925 830852. For more details, look on the Calendar or visit RYE BAKERY website.