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Ancient Road Coleford

Ancient Road is a Street in the Gloucestershire Coleford

The local council responsible for Ancient Road is Forest of Dean District Council which is a District Council and the local parish council is English Bicknor Civil Parish.

Ancient Road is located within the county of Gloucestershire which is in the South West of the UK. 110.8 miles West from the centre of London, 15.84 miles South from the centre of Hereford, 16.69 miles West from the centre of Gloucester and 26.13 miles North from the centre of Bristol.

Latest Weather Conditions for Ancient Road

Observed at Weather Station:Hereford 16 January 2018 at 13:00 (18.83 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:6.0°C (67.4%)
Wind Direction and Speed:W (15 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Ancient Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Ancient Road in?

Ancient Road is located within the local authority area of Forest of Dean District Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is Ancient Road in?

Ancient Road is located within the area of English Bicknor Civil Parish.

What Electoral Ward is Ancient Road in?

Ancient Road is located within the ward of Christchurch and English Bicknor Wa.

What County is Ancient Road in?

Ancient Road is located within the ceremonial county of Gloucestershire.

What Constituency is Ancient Road in?

Ancient Road is located within the constituency of Forest of Dean Co Const.

What Region of the UK is Ancient Road in?

Ancient Road is located within the South West region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Ancient Road in?

Ancient Road is located within the Gloucestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is Ancient Road in?

Ancient Road is located within the Gloucestershire Constabulary Police area.

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Location detailsCar Parks near Ancient Road

Symonds Yat Rock Car Park
Hollow Rock, Symonds Yat Rock, Gloucestershire
Symonds Yat Rock
GL16 7NZ
Distance: 0.92 km (click for directions)
Oak woodland site with parking for 200 cars (parking charge). 3.5 mls NNW of Coleford on B4432
Telephone: 01594833057
Operated by: Forestry Commission
Symonds Yat Rock - North Car Park
Symonds Yat Rock, Symonds Yat Rock, Gloucestershire
Symonds Yat Rock
GL16 7NZ
Distance: 0.95 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01594833057
Operated by: Forestry Commission
Biblins Youth Campsite Car Park
May Bush Lane, Symonds Yat Rock, Herefordshire
Symonds Yat Rock
HR9 6DX
Distance: 2.78 km (click for directions)
From the A40, Ross-on-Wye to Monmouth road, leave the dual carriage way at Crockers Ash and follow the signs to the Biblins campsite. Across the Doward, the minor road is narrow with a limited number of passing places - unsuitable for coaches.
Telephone: 01600890850
Operated by: Forestry Commission
Bank Street Car Park
Bank Street, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Coleford
GL16 8BA
Distance: 4.31 km (click for directions)
Payment can be made for tickets at the machine by cash or by card using a mobile phone. Blue Badge parking is free for any period of time in any bay providing that a valid blue badge is displayed.
Telephone: 01594810000
Operated by: Forest of Dean District Council
Newland Street Car Park
Newland Street, Coleford, Gloucestershire
Coleford
GL16 8AL
Distance: 4.42 km (click for directions)
Payment can be made for tickets at the machine by cash or by card using a mobile phone. Blue Badge parking is free for any period of time in any bay providing that a valid blue badge is displayed.
Telephone: 01594810000
Operated by: Forest of Dean District Council
Location details

Location Details

Ancient Road
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Latitude/Longitude: 51.831026560000, -2.63059339600000
OS Reference: 356550.996624, 214949.909425
OS Grid Reference: SO566149

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Ancient Road

OS Landranger Map Number: 162
OS Landranger Map Name: Gloucester & Forest of Dean
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01600 - Monmouth
Area Code: 01989 - Ross-on-Wye
Area Code: 01594 - Lydney

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

English Bicknor Church of England Primary School

Distance: 1.77 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 54
Address: English Bicknor, GL16 7PG
Telephone: 01594860367
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ancient Road to English Bicknor Church of England Primary School

Berry Hill Primary School

Distance: 2.35 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 161
Address: Nine Wells Road, Berry Hill, GL16 7AT
Telephone: 01594832262
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ancient Road to Berry Hill Primary School

Lakers School

Distance: 2.88 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 605
Address: Five Acres, GL16 7QW
Telephone: 01594832263
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ancient Road to Lakers School

Whitchurch CofE Primary School

Distance: 2.93 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 133
Address: Whitchurch, HR9 6DA
Telephone: 01600890571
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ancient Road to Whitchurch CofE Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Dilke Memorial Hospital

Address: Speech House Road,
NHS Sector
Gloucestershire Care Services NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 421 8640
Distance: 7.92 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to Dilke Memorial Hospital

Ross on Wye Community Hospital

Address: Ross on Wye Community Hospital, Wye Valley NHS Trust, Alton Street, Ross-on-Wye, HR9 5AD,
NHS Sector
Wye Valley NHS Trust
Telephone: 01989 562100
Distance: 9.62 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to Ross on Wye Community Hospital

Lydney & District Hospital

Address: Grove Road, Lydney, GL15 5JE,
NHS Sector
Gloucestershire Care Services NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 421 8722
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 13.2 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to Lydney & District Hospital

Partnerships in Care Llanarth Court Hospital

Address: Llanarth Raglan, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire,
Independent Sector
Partnerships In Care Ltd
Telephone: 01873 840 555
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 19.02 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to Partnerships in Care Llanarth Court Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Coleford Family Doctors

Address: Coleford Health Centre, Railway Drive, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8RH
Telephone: 01594 838108
Distance: 4.52 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to Coleford Family Doctors

Brunston Practice

Address: Brunston Practice, Cinderhill, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8HJ
Telephone: 01594 833255
Distance: 4.65 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to Brunston Practice

Dixton Road Surgery

Address: Dixton Road Surgery, Dixton Road, Monmouth, Gwent, NP25 3PL
Telephone: 01600712152
Distance: 5.82 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to Dixton Road Surgery

Castle Gate Medical Practice

Address: Castle Gate Medical Pract, Rear of Monnow Street, Monmouth, Gwent, NP25 3EQ
Telephone: 01600 713811
Distance: 6.48 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to Castle Gate Medical Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

The Dental Surgery

Address: The Dental Surgery, Symonds Yat, Ross on Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 6BJ
Distance: 2.57 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to The Dental Surgery

Rock Castle Dental Practice

Address: Rock Castle Dental Practice, 32 Newland Street, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8AL
Distance: 4.35 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to Rock Castle Dental Practice

Willow Tree Dental Practice

Address: Willow Tree Dental Practice, 2 - 3 Pyart Court, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8RG
Distance: 4.47 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to Willow Tree Dental Practice

17 St James Street

Address: 17 St James Street, Monmouth, Monmouthshire, NP25 3DN
Distance: 5.85 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to 17 St James Street
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Coleford Library

The Main Place, Old Station Way, Coleford, GL168RH
Telephone: 0845 2305420
Distance: 4.56 Kilometres
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Directions from Ancient Road to Coleford Library

Monmouth Library

The Rolls Hall, Whitecross Street, Monmouth, NP253BY
Telephone: 1600775215
Distance: 6 Kilometres
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Directions from Ancient Road to Monmouth Library

Cinderford Library

Belle Vue Road, Cinderford, GL142BZ
Telephone: 0845 2305420
Distance: 9.25 Kilometres
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Directions from Ancient Road to Cinderford Library

Bream Library

High Street, Bream, GL156JW
Telephone: 0845 2305420
Distance: 9.72 Kilometres
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Directions from Ancient Road to Bream Library

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Ancient Road

Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Lydney Station is 14.69 Kilometers away

Directions from Ancient Road to Lydney

Lydney station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Forest of Dean area on the Gloucester - Border [nr Chepstow] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Beeston • Birmingham New Street • Bridgend • Burton-On-Trent • Caldicot • Cardiff Central • Carmarthen • Cheltenham Spa • Chepstow • Clarbeston Road • Clunderwen • Derby • Ferryside • Fishguard & Goodwick • Fishguard Harbour • Garth (Mid-Glamorgan) • Gloucester • Gowerton • Kidwelly • Llanelli • Llanharan • Long Eaton • Maesteg • Maesteg (Ewenny Road) • Neath • Newport (Gwent) • Nottingham • Pembrey & Burry Port • Pencoed • Pontyclun • Port Talbot Parkway • Pyle • Sarn • Severn Tunnel Junction • Swansea • Tondu • University • Whitland • Wildmill • Wilnecote

Chepstow Station is 21.4 Kilometers away

Directions from Ancient Road to Chepstow

Chepstow station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Monmouth area on the Border [nr Chepstow] - Severn Tunnel Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Attenborough • Beeston • Birmingham New Street • Bridgend • Burton-On-Trent • Caldicot • Cardiff Central • Carmarthen • Cheltenham Spa • Clarbeston Road • Clunderwen • Derby • Ferryside • Fishguard & Goodwick • Fishguard Harbour • Garth (Mid-Glamorgan) • Gloucester • Gowerton • Kidwelly • Llanelli • Llanharan • Long Eaton • Lydney • Maesteg • Maesteg (Ewenny Road) • Neath • Newport (Gwent) • Nottingham • Pembrey & Burry Port • Pencoed • Pontyclun • Port Talbot Parkway • Pyle • Sarn • Severn Tunnel Junction • Spondon • Swansea • Tondu • University • Whitland • Wildmill • Willington • Wilnecote

Cam & Dursley Station is 22.52 Kilometers away

Directions from Ancient Road to Cam & Dursley

Cam & Dursley station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Stroud area on the Bristol - Birmingham Line stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Barnham • Bath Spa • Bradford-On-Avon • Bridgwater • Brighton • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Chichester • Cosham • Dilton Marsh • Dorchester West • Fareham • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Havant • Highbridge & Burnham • Hove • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Romsey • Salisbury • Shoreham-By-Sea • Southampton Central • Stapleton Road • Taunton • Thornford • Trowbridge • Upwey • Warminster • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Worthing • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Stonehouse Station is 25.92 Kilometers away

Directions from Ancient Road to Stonehouse

Stonehouse station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Stroud area on the Swindon - Stonehouse stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Cheltenham Spa • Chippenham • Didcot Parkway • Dilton Marsh • Gloucester • Kemble • Melksham • Paddington • Reading • Romsey • Salisbury • Southampton Central • Stroud • Swindon • Trowbridge • Warminster • Westbury • Worcester Shrub Hill

Airports

Nearest Airports

Gloucestershire Airport is 33.16 Kilometers away Directions from Ancient Road to Gloucestershire Airport
Bristol International Airport is 49.68 Kilometers away Directions from Ancient Road to Bristol International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Sharpness Old Docks is 15.57 Kilometers away
Directions from Ancient Road to Sharpness Old Docks
Lydney Harbour is 15.9 Kilometers away
Directions from Ancient Road to Lydney Harbour
Bristol Docks Ferry Landing is 36.64 Kilometers away
Directions from Ancient Road to Bristol Docks Ferry Landing
Newport (S Wales) Ferry Terminal is 38.06 Kilometers away
Directions from Ancient Road to Newport (S Wales) Ferry Terminal
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Ancient Road is approximately 1.86 miles from the A40

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M50 J4/A449(T)/A449/B4221 - 11.97 Km Away
Directions from Ancient Road to M50 J4/A449(T)/A449/B4221
Junction: M50 J3/B4221 - 15.18 Km Away
Directions from Ancient Road to M50 J3/B4221
Junction: M5 J13/A419 - 22.59 Km Away
Directions from Ancient Road to M5 J13/A419
Junction: M48 J2/A466(T) - 23.55 Km Away
Directions from Ancient Road to M48 J2/A466(T)

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco

25 High Street, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8HA
Distance: 4.36 Kilometres
Directions from Ancient Road to Tesco

The Midcounties Co-operative

Lords Hill, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8BD
Distance: 4.43 Kilometres
Directions from Ancient Road to The Midcounties Co-operative

One Stop

Lords Hill, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8BD34 Gloucester Road, Ross On Wye, HR9 5BS
Distance: 9.76 Kilometres
Directions from Ancient Road to One Stop

Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd

Lords Hill, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 8BD34 Gloucester Road, Ross On Wye, HR9 5BSBroad Street, Ross-On-Wye, HR9 7YB
Distance: 9.95 Kilometres
Directions from Ancient Road to Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Country Parks

Attraction Name: Beechenhurst; Symonds Yat; Mallards Pike
Distance: 1.29 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to Beechenhurst; Symonds Yat; Mallards Pike

Historic Properties

Attraction Name: Goodrich Castle
Distance: 5.18 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to Goodrich Castle

Country Parks

Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Forest of Dean
Distance: 5.54 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Forest of Dean

Workplace

Attraction Name: Clearwell Caves
Distance: 6.76 (km)
Directions from Ancient Road to Clearwell Caves

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Forest of Dean District
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Council Offices
High Street
Coleford
Gloucestershire
GL16 8HG
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Telephone Number: 01594 810 000
Ward: Christchurch and English Bicknor Wa
Parish: Christchurch and English Bicknor Wa
Ceremonial County: Gloucestershire
County Council:
Address:
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Forest of Dean
The Member of Parliament is Mark Harper
Details for the MP Mark Harper on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Mark Harper on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2017 General Election Mark Harper won with a majority of 9502 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 70898
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01022234
Ons Area Name:Forest of Dean 006A
Average Age : 49.17
Population: 1520.00
Male Population: 759.00 (49.93%)
Female Population: 761.00 (50.07%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data