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Towns and Villages in or near Gloucester


Churcham is a small village and civil parish in the Forest of Dean District of Gloucestershire in England, located 4 miles (6.4 km) west of Gloucester. It has a population of  approximately 650.

Churcham has two schools: Churcham Primary School, which is a small community school 6 miles from Gloucester with 59 pupils in two classes, and The School of the Lion, an independent Christian school, about 4 miles from Gloucester, for students aged 4-19.

There are a number of businesses situated in Churcham and the surrounding area. Churcham Business Park, completed in April 2004, provides a base for several.

Churcham is also an ideal countryside location for visiting the Vale of Leadon, The Forest of Dean and the city of Gloucester.

Churcham is a small, peaceful and secluded village on the very edge of the Forest of Dean district, just south of the A40 Gloucester to Ross-on-Wye road. The main attraction of the village is the church of St Andrew, which is one of the most distinctive churches in the area.

The photograph shows the memorial to "Hookey", known through the film Zulu, who is buried in the churchyard.


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