Interesting fact about Frome.(Said like ‘Broom’).

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Soggz, Nov 7, 2020.

  1. The gates of Anfield football ground, were cast here....among other things....
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  2. Merlin Cat

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    My nephew and his girlfriend have just bought a house there! Why is it pronounced as though there are two ‘o’’s?
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  3. I've never been, always ended up going around it.
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  4. Poptop2

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    I began painting the outside of the lamb and fountain pub once and walked off after realising there was more work in it than the boss said.
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  5. Poptop2

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    Frome doesn’t rhyme with cider.

    Frome isn’t in Scotland
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  6. It use to be spelt with more Os but the council realised it could save money on signage by dropping them.

    During Napoleonic times Frome was famous for its blue cloth for army uniforms
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  7. jivedubbin

    jivedubbin Moderator

    Sink a couple of Farmyard fanta's and it does
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  8. Isn't Frome where 'e's are From...?
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  9. He's riding for the "Israel start up nation" team next year , should be interesting ....

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  10. Poptop2

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    Frome is the capital city of neverland
  11. Poptop2

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    Frome isn’t on any maps
  12. Apparently if you drink the water there you'll return another day. Isn't Jenson Button from Frome.
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  13. Poptop2

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    Surely that’s froom frome.

    ( say it loud )

    I Haveth my coateth :oops:
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  14. I'll be working in BTD (Dennis Maps) on Monday, installing new machines. Whilst it's in Frome iv'e just realised is not interesting, not even to me.
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  15. Frome is only 213miles from Barnsley beach.
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  16. Ask Sir Alec Douglas-Home!
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  17. Bet the weathers good there most of the year.
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  18. jivedubbin

    jivedubbin Moderator

    Frome like Rome with an F
  19. jivedubbin

    jivedubbin Moderator

    Backwards it's Emorf

    Sounds cool
  20. I once walked through Frome town centre in a tu-tu with about 15 blokes from my rugby team during a 7’s tournament there. I believe there’s a plaque dedicated to it outside the local haberdashery.

    Also, if you say Frome 3 times in front of a mirror, you become mayor of the town.
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