A total of 396 people voted to decide which 10 historic Forest heroes should be commemorated in this way. These individuals represent significant and wide-ranging aspects of the Forest’s cultural history.
The plaques will be produced locally and installed within the Forest of Dean over the next few months.
You might be surprised what you find!
From creating habitats for our wildlife or improving our waterways, to recording oral histories or finding old photos, there’s always something going on to get involved in!