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.
  • Easter Fayre - Chipping Sodbury Bullfish Charity and Therapy Easter FayreBullfish Easter Fayre introducing The Littlest Rescue, their Bunnie Car with rabbits and guinea pigsCome and say hello and meet all the local ...
    Posted 19 Mar 2019, 13:15 by Phil Handy
  • Windows Art Trail 2019 In February 2019, residents were invited to decorate their windows with silhouettes. People came up with some very interesting and creative designs. If viewing on a tablet or smartphone, please ...
    Posted 11 Mar 2019, 07:17 by Phil Handy
  • Frampton Cotterell and District Local History Society March 2019 “The early Avon Valley Copper & Brass Industry 1700-1750” A talk by Tony CoverdaleWed 20 March 2019 7.30 pm Zion Church Woodend Road Frampton Cotterell All welcome. Entry ...
    Posted 10 Mar 2019, 08:42 by Phil Handy
  • Wild Wednesday Easter Trail Join Avon Wildlife Trust at Says Court Solar Farm for an Easter Trail with a twist. Find out all about local wildlife as you find your way around the farm ...
    Posted 7 Mar 2019, 07:47 by Phil Handy
  • Community Coffee Morning - Manor Hall Community Coffee Morningfeaturing guest speakersThe Chocolate DinosaursGiving a talk on the history of chocolate in Bristol, particularly at Keynsham, with samples and memorabilia March 20 2019In ...
    Posted 2 Mar 2019, 08:57 by Phil Handy
  • Become a Dementia Friend Call to book a place on the free information session.
    Posted 14 Feb 2019, 09:28 by Phil Handy
  • Windows Art Trail 17th - 27th February 2019Use the map below, or collect one from the Brockeridge Centre.The themed windows will be lit after nightfall. Follow the map to find them  and ...
    Posted 11 Feb 2019, 11:35 by Phil Handy
  • Frampton Cotterell and District Local History Society February 2019 Wings of War –The Bristol Aeroplane Company in World War 2. “a talk by Chris Bigg.Wed 20 Feb 2019 7.30 pmZion ChurchWoodend RoadAll welcome. Entry ...
    Posted 10 Feb 2019, 13:02 by Phil Handy
  • South Glos Mines Research Group March 2019 The SGMRG talk on 20 March will now start at 8pm (not later after the group’s AGM which has been postponed to Wednesday 3 April). The Darker Side of ...
    Posted 6 Feb 2019, 03:57 by Phil Handy
  • Appointment of Independent Chair to Lammy Review Group The Avon and Somerset Police & Crime Commissioner (PCC),  Sue Mountstevens, wishes to appoint an Independent Chair to the Lammy Review Group of the Avon and Somerset Local Criminal Justice Board ...
    Posted 6 Feb 2019, 03:37 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.