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Community Centre (Village Hall), Abson Road
PVSSC (Top Club, Prison Club),
St Aldamís Drive
Bakery/Cafe,
(Westerleigh Road)
Eagle Crescent Play Area
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Pucklechurch is a village in South Gloucestershire, England. It sits on an elevated plateau about 8 miles to the northeast of Bristol, 8 miles to the northwest of Bath and on the edge of the Cotswolds. More...

This site features the online version of the Pucklechurch News, a quarterly newsletter funded by the parish council and delivered free to all households in the area. 

As well as local interest and history, this site contains information on the many clubs, organisations and associations of Pucklechurch village covering:

The Pucklechurch Community Website is supported by the Parish Council who pay the hosting fees.

Photograhs show views and details of Pucklechurch village and surrounding area. "Through the Window" by kind permission of Carol Humphrey

 

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Village Calendar 2015
(Last Updated 28/08/15)

Events highlighted in yellow are open to all.
However, they may require tickets or other restrictions so please check with organisers.

Events highlighted in orange have been added or changed recently

August 2015

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Live Music (Open Mic Night) ~ Our musicians love to have an audience. We feature Electric and Acoustic sets and have a wide range of music represented. Music starts at 8.00pm at the PVSSC St Aldam's Drive, Pucklechurch.  Call/text Martin on 0780 907 5784 or opemmic@pucklechurch.org if you have questions.  Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/PucklechurchOpenMic

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[August Bank Holiday]

September 2015

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Happy Circle Coach Trip to Cardiff. Everyone is welcome on these trips. Cost per person is £13 - a deposit of £5 is required to secure a seat on the coach.  Coach leaves Pucklechurch at 9.00 a.m. and returns no later than 7.00 p.m.  Pick up points are Shortwood Road bus stop and Village Hall bus stop.  If you require information about any of the above please ring Lesley on 9374073 or Diane on 9372428.  Deposits can be paid at the Homefield Centre, which is behind 38 & 40, Shortwood Road between 1.30 and 2.00 pm Tuesday afternoons. 

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Parish Council meeting at 7.30pm in the Community Centre meeting room. Members of the public are invited to attend.  If you wish to speak at the meeting you are requested to let the clerk know in advance. Details and agenda hereナ

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Parish Council Walk-in.  This is an opportunity for residents to meet member(s) of the Parish Council to discuss items of interest, their concerns or ideas of relevance to the local community. No need to book just turn up. From 10.00am to noon in the Community Centre meeting room, Pucklechurch

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Quiz Night - Popular quiz with prizes. Up to six in a team, £1pp. Cash Prizes and a raffle. Starts at 8.30pm in the Social Club at the Community Centre, Abson Road.

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Parish Council meeting at 7.30pm in the Community Centre meeting room. Members of the public are invited to attend.  If you wish to speak at the meeting you are requested to let the clerk know in advance. Details and agenda hereナ

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Film Night - American Sniper: - U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle (Bradley Cooper) takes his sole mission -- protect his comrades -- to heart and becomes one of the most lethal snipers in American history. His pinpoint accuracy not only saves countless lives but also makes him a prime target of insurgents. Despite grave danger and his struggle to be a good husband and father to his family back in the States, Kyle serves four tours of duty in Iraq. However, when he finally returns home, he finds that he cannot leave the war behind. 8.00pm at the Social Club, Pucklechurch Community Association (Abson Road). Free to Members (annual Membership £5) - Non-Members welcome (50p temporary membership fee applies - after 5 club visits must become a Member)

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Rugby World Cup - France v Romania 8.00pm at Social Club, Community Centre (Abson Road). Free to Members (annual Membership £5) - Non-Members welcome (50p temporary membership fee applies - after 5 club visits must become a Member)

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Rugby World Cup - New Zealand v Namibia 4.45pm at Social Club, Community Centre (Abson Road). Free to Members (annual Membership £5) - Non-Members welcome (50p temporary membership fee applies - after 5 club visits must become a Member)

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Rugby World Cup - Argentina v Georgia 4.45pm at Social Club, Community Centre (Abson Road). Free to Members (annual Membership £5) - Non-Members welcome (50p temporary membership fee applies - after 5 club visits must become a Member)

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Live Music (Open Mic Night) ~ Our musicians love to have an audience. We feature Electric and Acoustic sets and have a wide range of music represented. Music starts at 8.00pm at the PVSSC St Aldam's Drive, Pucklechurch.  Call/text Martin on 0780 907 5784 or opemmic@pucklechurch.org if you have questions.  Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/PucklechurchOpenMic

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Rugby World Cup - Italy v Canada 2.30pm, South Africa v Samoa 4.45pm and England v Wales 8.00pm at Social Club, Community Centre (Abson Road). Free to Members (annual Membership £5) - Non-Members welcome (50p temporary membership fee applies - after 5 club visits must become a Member)

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Rugby World Cup - Australia v Uruguay noon, Scotland v USA 2.30pm , Ireland v Romania 4.45pm at Social Club, Community Centre (Abson Road). Free to Members (annual Membership £5) - Non-Members welcome (50p temporary membership fee applies - after 5 club visits must become a Member)

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Quiz Night - Popular quiz with prizes. Up to six in a team, £1pp. Cash Prizes and a raffle. Starts at 8.30pm in the Social Club at the Community Centre, Abson Road.

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News & Announcements

16.06.15: There are now four defibrillators operational in Pucklechurch Village and one located in Shortwood in the red telephone box. It is a good idea to make sure you know which one is closest to you.

04.06.2015: The Scarecrow Competition
answers and photos are now available here...

23.03.2015: Playersí production date change.
Please note that the next production of the Pucklechurch Players will be held on 10th and 11th July and not in May as advertised in Pucklechurch News.

23.03.2015: Happy Circle Coach trip dates published. These are open to all villagers and details may be found on the calendar or the Happy Circle page here...

23.03.2015: Website Newsletter. Some of you may have noticed it has not been issued since the end of last year. The reason is that the company I use decided to charge over £100 for the service. I have now located a free service and I will start sending it again in the near future.

03.01.2015: Give your home an MOT and lower your energy bills

South Gloucestershire Council are working in partnership with the Seven Wye Energy Agency, a charity that provides residents with free, impartial and local energy advice and assistance for energy improvements.   More details here.


13.11.14: Contact details and working hours for Parish Council Clerk. Following the appointment of Jodie Harvey as the Clerk to Pucklechurch Parish Council the Clerk's contact details are (the email and telephone number are unchanged):

Email: parish.council@pucklechurch.org
Tel: 0117 2140551
Address for correspondence: 38 Peache Road, Downend, Bristol BS16 5RW

Please note that the Clerks normal working hours are 9am until 5pm Thursday and Friday.