Charfield Community Website

Charfield is a village in South Gloucestershire, England. We are north of Bristol and south of Gloucester, right on the Gloucestershire border. Have a look on this map to see where we are.

 

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New: You can now upload your own photos to the Gallery. Have a look and start posting all your photos of our wonderful village. Let's build an archive of people and places!

Easy sign-in: Want to add a photo to the Gallery? Now you can sign in easily using your Facebook or Google account.


Touch Rugby - keep fit on the Charfield Playing Fields!

Touch Rugby is a fantastic sport for keeping fit and allows men & women of all abilities to take to the field together.

You don't have to have had any rugby experience at all to play. It's also great fun!

We play on a Monday night from 6:30pm until 7:30pm, at the Charfield Playing Fields behind the Village Hall.

Please text 07970853871 if you're interested and we'll put you on the list for session updates.

Touch Rugby - keep fit on the Charfield Playing Fields!

Please click here for more information on www.dursleyrfc.co.uk.



Charfield Memorial Hall and Playing Fields

Revised timetable for activities at Charfield Memorial Hall

Interested in joining a local club or activity? Why not see what's on at the Charfield Memorial Hall...

Revised timetable for activities at Charfield Memorial Hall

Please click here for more information on charfield.org.



Old ITV programme about the Charfield Railway Crash 1928

Locals sharing memories at the Railway Tavern Pub in Charfield. People interviewed: Mrs Hazel, then "Jibby' Jones, then Reginald Pagett.

Thanks to Graham Tyndall for sharing this with us.

"It was broadcast on ITV many years ago and they kindly sent me a video of the program.
My father is in the video talking about the lady in black and the children's shoes. He worked on the railway in 
Charfield as a Ganger and we lived in a cottage just below the Plough Inn.
When the cottages were demolished we moved to Charfield Green on the corner right next to the railway line."

More information about the disaster.

More information about Charfield Railway Station.



Upcoming Events

More events in the calendar ...

Local Organisations:

Charfield Out Of School Club
Charfield Memorial Hall and Playing Fields Clean Up Green Up Charfield
CHADRA - Charfield Newsletter Charfield Pre-School

CHADRA - Charfield Newsletter

The CHADRA Archive is now complete!

The digital archive of CHADRA is now 100% complete!

This immense project was started in 2010 and we are very grateful for Brendan O'Connor's hard work.

Note that only newsletters that are a year old are archived here. To read up-to-date news, please get on the distribution list.

View the archive here.


Charfield Memorial Hall and Playing Fields

Care About Your Community?

Please support the Village Hall by coming along to one of our fundraising events, joining the committee, or making a donation via JUSTTEXTGIVING.



Charfield Village Plan - local solutions for local issues

Charfield Village Plan 2011 – 2021
UPDATED May 2014

The Charfield Village Plan and associated documents have now been published!

» Click here to read them in full.



South Gloucestershire Council Mobile Library times and location
Bill Wilcock

Charfield Wartime Memories of Kathleen Wilcock

"What the inhabitants of Charfield made of all this he did not say." - Kathleen Wilcock, 2013.

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The Charfield Spitfire

The Spitfire

Have you heard the story about how a Spitfire came to be rebuilt in Charfield?
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Valerie Sibley on a tricycle

Memories of Charfield

"Whilst in the mood I have edited my 'family edition' of my "Memories" just to include the Charfield bits." - Valerie Sibley, 2009.
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The Old Post Office

The Old Post Office

Where was the old Post Office? Valerie Sibley lets us know, and shares some childhood memories.
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