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.

The primary aim of this website is to provide information about events and activities taking place locally. The noticeboard and diary below contain announcements about events and Community Activities shows regular meeting times for the wide range of clubs and societies which meet in the area together with the facilities which are available for sporting or social activities.  

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 Local History Society ‘The GWR Badminton Line ‘  A talk by Alan Freke of Frenchay Museum Wed 21 March 2018 7.30 pm Zion Church, Woodend Road, Frampton Cotterell All Welcome. Entry £4. Free ...
    Posted 7 Mar 2018, 08:52 by Phil Handy
  • South Gloucestershire Mines Research Group talk and AGM The next talk of the South Gloucestershire Mines Research Group is at Coalpit Heath Village Hall on Wednesday 7 March, after the AGM which is at 7:30 for 8 ...
    Posted 25 Feb 2018, 09:39 by Phil Handy
  • "Blackberry Farm" Planning Appeal If you wish to comment on the appeal lodged by Barrat Homes regarding the proposed Blackberry Farm development, a member of VALID campaign group has produced the following layperson's ...
    Posted 11 Feb 2018, 07:17 by Phil Handy
  • Frampton Cotterell and District Local History Society “ Tudor History- Bloody Mary “  A talk by  Prof Ronald Hutton,   well known historian and TV presenter.  Wed 21 Feb 2018 7.30 pm Zion Church All welcome  Entry £4, Annual ...
    Posted 4 Feb 2018, 04:15 by Phil Handy
  • Housing Development Photo Shoot On behalf of the VALID Campaign: "On the back of the petition that was set up to challenge the whole West of England Joint Spatial Plan process, the Yate Gazette ...
    Posted 21 Jan 2018, 02:37 by Phil Handy
  • Frampton Cotterell and District Local History Society “A Little Kingdom the Harman family’s Lundy 1925 to 1969 “ A talk by Andre Countanche  Wednesday 17 January 2018 at 7.30pm Zion Church  Woodend Road  All welcome. Entry ...
    Posted 5 Jan 2018, 02:38 by Phil Handy
  • South Gloucestershire Mines Research Group The next talk of the South Gloucestershire Mines Research Group is on Wednesday 10 January, 7:30 for 8:00pm at Coalpit Heath Cricket Club, Serridge Lane“Windrush Quarry - one ...
    Posted 5 Jan 2018, 05:02 by Phil Handy
  • 5678 School of Dance 5678 School of Dance have provided an updated timetable of their activities at the Greenfield Centre, Winterbourne. 
    Posted 27 Dec 2017, 07:57 by Phil Handy
  • Local History Society A new talk at Frampton Cotterell and District Local History Society.  “The Tudor Navy - from the Mary Rose to the Armada“ A talk by Tim Bowly  Wednesday 13 Dec 2017 ...
    Posted 6 Dec 2017, 10:00 by Phil Handy
  • Events at Coalpit Heath Village Hall Coalpit Heath Village Hall, aka "The Miners", is celebrating its 90th Anniversary, 1927 to 2017 on Sat 2 Dec 2017 from 12pm until 3pm. There will be tea, coffee, mince ...
    Posted 21 Nov 2017, 12:54 by Phil Handy
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Village Diary

See Village Diary for full listings.

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.