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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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."
From the Gallery
Judging Day in Charfield for CUGUCs first year (Clean Up Green Up Charfield)
St Johns flower festival 2016 (Helen Hill)
- Thu 22 Precise Pilates : I have been a fully qualified Body Control Pilates Instructor ...
- Thu 22 Nia Dance Fitness UTEA 10am £7.00 Drop in. : Every Nia Routine is designed ...
- Thu 22 ROAD CLOSURE B4058 Old Town Sunday 11th/18th/25th : Any residents living in ...
- Fri 23 Wotton-under-Edge Historical Society & Heritage Centre : A talk by: Prof ...
- Fri 23 Quiz Night : Charfield Pre-School will be holding a Quiz Night. Bar opens ...
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Charfield Village Plan 2011 – 2021
UPDATED May 2014
The Charfield Village Plan and associated documents have now been published!
Charfield Wartime Memories of Kathleen Wilcock
"What the inhabitants of Charfield made of all this he did not say." - Kathleen Wilcock, 2013.
Charfield Out of School Club
Have you heard the story about how a Spitfire came to be rebuilt in Charfield?
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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
Where was the old Post Office? Valerie Sibley lets us know, and shares some childhood memories.
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