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.
  • 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
  • Frampton Community Projects - Drama Club "We are very excited about our latest Youth Project coming into fruition in November 2019.The Youth Drama Club is a club for years between 11 and 17.  Working with ...
    Posted 25 Oct 2019, 04:12 by Phil Handy
  • Frampton Cotterell and District Local History Society Oliver Cromwell   A modern view of a controversial figure. A talk by Prof Ronald Hutton of  Bristol University,TV historian, Author and Vice President of The Sealed Knot.Wed 20 ...
    Posted 25 Oct 2019, 03:52 by Phil Handy
  • Community Meeting to Discuss Youth Issues Thursday 10th October, Brockeridge Centre 
    Posted 9 Oct 2019, 01:09 by Phil Handy
  • Climate Emergency South Glos Council will be holding an event for climate action and other relevant groups in South Glos.The event is called “Climate Emergency: Supporting the Community Response”. It will ...
    Posted 5 Oct 2019, 11:58 by Phil Handy
  • Sports Coaching for Toddlers- Manor Hall Every Monday during term-time at Coalpit Heath Manor Hall, BS36 2TG from 09:15 to 10:00am. The session is for children between the ages of 18 months to ...
    Posted 5 Oct 2019, 08:44 by Phil Handy
  • Free Child Protection Training Free child protection training is available within South Glos for any groups or organisations that are being run in the charity, community or voluntary sector. There will be a training ...
    Posted 4 Oct 2019, 08:04 by Phil Handy
  • Frampton Cotterell and District Local History Society October 2019 “Village Friendly Societies “A talk by Philip Hoyland  Wednesday 16 Oct 2019 at 7.30pm.Zion ChurchWoodend RoadAll welcome. Entry £4Free to members, annual subscription £15Includes ...
    Posted 4 Oct 2019, 07:51 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.