17 Feb 2015
The National Forest & Beyond Visitor Guide for 2015 was launched at the National Trustís newly opened Arts and Crafts cottage, Stoneywell, earlier this week.
11 Feb 2015
Bottle-feed tiny lambs, explore dazzling bluebell woods, enjoy festivals galore Ė here are ten inspiring ideas for a spring visit to the National Forest & Beyond!
03 Feb 2015
The National Forest Company is a partner in a national research project to investigate the factors that make woodlands function well as part of a resilient, wildlife-friendly landscape.
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28 Feb 2015
22nd August 1485 a battle rages, King Richard III is defeated, Henry is crowned and the Tudor dynasty is born. Visit the award-winning exhibition and follow the King into battle, walk the Bosworth trail or simply enjoy a coffee in the medieval Tithe Barn restaurant.
28 Feb 2015
Discover 500 years of technological innovation and its impact on our lives at this award-winning interactive museum. From the earliest mining tools, proto-type jet engine to the largest fashion display outside London – there is plenty to explore. Assistance dogs only.
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04 Feb 2015
You know those email signatures we all create for a little extra promotion? We donít usually expect to receive compliments on our sign-offs, but for February we chose a stunning image of winter snowdrops at Dimminsdale Nature reserve, and itís getting a great reaction.
09 Jan 2015
John Everitt, newly in post as Chief Executive of the National Forest Company, shares his first thoughts on arriving at the Forest.
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Where is The National Forest?
The National Forest covers 200 square miles of the English Midlands across parts of Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Staffordshire.
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Loads to see and do
On our Visit and Explore site you can find out about all the different things to see and do within the National Forest whether you are organising a school trip or booking a weekend away.
- Find out more: Visit The National Forest
Read more: The Growing Forest
The National Forest Shop
Celebrate any occasion with our range of great gift ideas.
Plant a Tree Gift
Buy now (Price £25.00)
OS Explorer Map
Buy now (Price £8.50 inc. P&P)
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