Hednesford is a small town, near Cannock Chase in Staffordshire. Historically linked to coal mining.
The town today is still quite small and is mainly industrial with many small business in the area. There are plenty of industrial parks.
The town is now best known for the Hednesford Hills Raceway, a stock car track which is on the old reservoir site.
There is a local football team, Hednesford Town FC.