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.
  • WINDOW FUN - LOVE THE SEA 16th-25th February 2020 FREE ENTRY (Frampton Cotterell & Coalpit Heath) If you’d like to take part, please send us:your name(optional), first line of your address, postcode ...
    Posted 13 Jan 2020, 03:07 by Phil Handy
  • Frampton Cotterell and District Local History Society January 2020 Bedminster Slum clearance in the 1930’s.Documentary evidence proves that even as late as the 1930s people were still living in appalling conditions in Bristol.A talk by Mike ...
    Posted 3 Jan 2020, 03:35 by Phil Handy
  • Emma Kate Dance Academy The Emma Kate Dance Academy  Coalpit Heath branch Launch Date: Wednesday 15th of January 2020. Wednesdays | Term Time Only  4-4:45pm | Ages 4-6 | Street Dance 4:45-5 ...
    Posted 3 Jan 2020, 02:43 by Phil Handy
  • South Gloucestershire Mines Research Group Talk - January 2020 Boy to Man in the Somerset CoalfieldA talk by Bryn HawkinsWeds 22 January 2020 at 7:30pm for 8:00pm startThe Miners Institute (aka Coalpit Heath Village ...
    Posted 31 Dec 2019, 03:56 by Phil Handy
  • 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
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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.