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, shop, a cafe and garden 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

Front of RISE
The Sun Room

VENUE SPACES TO HIRE

We welcome you all back to our wonderful venue! For information on our upcoming classes and events please look at our Calendar.

Looking for a venue for 2023? RISE has two beautiful, affordable and versatile venue spaces, for classes, workshops, business meetings and events. Find full details of our hire spaces, The Old School Room 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

PATTERNS OF SILENCE

New Solo Exhibition by PENNIE ELFICK RWA

2nd March - 21st April

We are thrilled to be welcoming abstract artist PENNIE ELFICK RWA with her new solo exhibition 'Patterns of Silence'.

Pennie will be showcasing her new large scale contemporary  paintings and prints. Her inspiration comes from light, space, colour and line. Her work evokes a feeling of tranquillity from the chaos of life and a perfect fit to our unique space here in the airy heights of RISE.

OPEN AFTERNOON - 2nd March - 2pm to 4pm - All Welcome

Gallery opening times:

Tuesday to Saturday 9am-4pm - closed Mondays & Sundays

Free Admission.

For more information about our gallery please go to The Whittox Gallery page, follow us on Instagram @thewhittoxgallery or look at the Calendar for upcoming exhibition details and opening times.

The Rye Bakery at RISE
Rye Bakery

Rye Bakery Cafe

We are now welcoming back customers inside with our new opening hours of 8.45am until 4pm, Tuesdays to Saturdays and Sundays 10am until 4pm, here at Rye Bakery Cafe.

Serving bread, pastries, cake & coffee, breakfast & brunch, sandwiches & salads. Our menu focuses on seasonal quality produce from our local area.

To book a table or for takeaway orders, contact RYE BAKERY directly on 07925 830852 or email ryebakeryfrome@gmail.com.
For more details, look on the Calendar or visit RYE BAKERY website.