Bickley, Cheshire

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St Wenefredes Church, Bickley (geograph 4299647).jpg
St. Wenefrede's Church, Bickley
Bickley is located in Cheshire
Bickley shown within Cheshire
Population 481 (2011 Census)
OS grid reference SJ5348
Civil parish
  • Bickley
Unitary authority
Ceremonial county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town MALPAS
Postcode district SY14
Dialling code 01948
Police Cheshire
Fire Cheshire
Ambulance North West
EU Parliament North West England
UK Parliament
List of places
53°01′57″N 2°42′02″W / 53.0324°N 02.7006°W / 53.0324; -02.7006Coordinates: 53°01′57″N 2°42′02″W / 53.0324°N 02.7006°W / 53.0324; -02.7006

Bickley is a civil parish in the unitary authority of Cheshire West and Chester and ceremonial county of Cheshire, England. According to the 2001 Census it had a population of 498,[1] reducing slightly to 481 at the 2011 census.[2] The parish includes the villages of Bickley Town and Bickley Moss.

The name is Anglo-Saxon in origin, and relates to bees.[3]

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  1. ^ "2001 Census: Bickley CP". Office for National Statistics. Retrieved 20 September 2008. 
  2. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 29 May 2011. 
  3. ^ Phillips ADM, Phillips CB (eds). A New Historical Atlas of Cheshire p. 24, (Cheshire County Council & Cheshire Community Council Publications Trust; 2002)