Welcome to the Frampton Cotterell
and Coalpit Heath Village Action Website

Village Action is a voluntary group whose aim is to achieve improvements in all aspects of village life through working in partnership with residents and local agencies. A full list of initiatives undertaken by Village Action can be seen at Village Action Projects.

One aim of this website is to provide information about events and activities taking place locally. The noticeboard and diary below contain announcements about forthcoming events while Community Activities contains links to help you discover activities of interest.   

Please contact us via this website if you have any questions. If you have a Facebook account you could also contact us via the Village Action Facebook page.

Recent announcements

  • Click on the title of the announcement to see the full text.
  • Frampton Cotterell and District Local History Society December 2019 “An Utterly Good Man –The life of F. D. Maurice” Frederick Denison Maurice was an academic, Victorian vicar and author, who established colleges for the education of both women and ...
    Posted 30 Nov 2019, 07:50 by Phil Handy
  • Dick King-Smith Website The theme for this year’s Scarecrow Trail was characters from the stories of Dick King-Smith.The official Dick King-Smith website now has an article recognising the creativity ...
    Posted 24 Nov 2019, 06:41 by Phil Handy
  • WADCA Christmas Dinners WADCA are going to cook full traditional Christmas Dinners for local people who would like some company on Christmas Day.  
    Posted 20 Nov 2019, 07:36 by Phil Handy
  • Carols Around the Tree Carols Around the Tree Friday 29th November 5 – 6.30pm Brockeridge Centre      The Parish Council would like to invite you and your family to come and join us at ...
    Posted 20 Nov 2019, 07:27 by Phil Handy
  • Supported Lodgings Hosts Supported Lodgings is a scheme run by 1625 Independent People for South Glos council. It involves hosting a 16-25 year old who is in Education, Employment and Training and ...
    Posted 20 Nov 2019, 07:16 by Phil Handy
  • Manor Hall - A Christmas Cracker Manor Hall, Sunday 1st December, 2:30pm-5:30pm
    Posted 20 Nov 2019, 04:51 by Phil Handy
  • Floral Friends Christmas Coffee Morning Floral Friends Christmas Coffee Morning Wednesday 27th November 10am-12:30pm Brockeridge Centre 
    Posted 20 Nov 2019, 04:49 by Phil Handy
  • South Glos Mines Research Group - December 2019 A talk by Steve Grudgings, Weds 4 December 2019 at 7:30pm for 8:00pm start.
    Posted 28 Oct 2019, 13:39 by Phil Handy
  • Scarecrow Trail 2019 The map for this year's Scarecrow Trail is shown below. The theme is "Stories by Dick King-Smith". Prize giving, with refreshments on 2nd November at 11:00am at ...
    Posted 25 Oct 2019, 06:58 by Phil Handy
  • Frampton Community Projects - Outdoor Cinema "We are about to start our latest fundraising initiative, working with Fromeside Gymnastics Club and Campus Skateparks. Below is our latest timetableYou can find out more information from visiting ...
    Posted 25 Oct 2019, 04:18 by Phil Handy
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Village Diary

See Village Diary for an expanded view.

With thanks to Louise Harrison who compiles much of the information in the Village Diary.

Information about regular events and meetings can be found in Clubs and Societies. See also Village Walks for details of organised walks together with photos from earlier walks.

The Zion Church Website also has a useful list of events and activities which are organised by the church.


With thanks to Winterbourne and Frampton Matters magazine for helping to publicise Village Action information.