The Parish of English Bicknor is located on the Western side of the Forest of Dean in West Gloucestershire, midway between Ross-on-Wye and Monmouth.

Lying within the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the villages of English Bicknor and Symonds Yat Rock  are steeped in the history of this fascinating area and offer the residents and visitors a vast range of activities and landscapes.The Forest is one of the original Royal Forests comprising some 27000 acres of woodland and provides through a network of Forest paths and visitor centres, a chance to explore both its beauty and histo


Village Events at the Village Hall

Thursday 11th December at 7.30pm

Local History Group Christmas Meeting

‘Forest of Dean Morris Men’ - a talk by founder Dave Blick
on the history of the Forest Morris men with some dancing followed by the Christams Quiz, mulled wine and mince pies.

Saturday 17th January     7.00pm                    
Wassail with music by Katie and Charles - Mulled wine and pork rolls

Saturday 31st January      9.0am  until 12.00                     
The BIG Breakfast

Saturday 14th March         7.30pm                    
The Secret World of Charles Dickens by Ian Keable

Saturday 31st March         7.00pm                      Quiz Night

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Local Information

You will find lots of details about the Parish on the Information Pages including village life, services and activities.

 This web site is sponsored by the English Bicknor Parish Council as a means of communicating with everyone in the Parish and to inform visitors of its many attractions both as a holiday destination and a place to live.If you have any comments on the site or wish for any item to be included please email to: info@englishbicknor.org.uk