The National Forest Company Secures Charitable Status
Announcing that the NFC has been awarded charitable status, Chief Executive John Everitt said: This is a major milestone for the National Forest Company and sets us up for the next 25 years of The National Forest project.
Leading the way: world traveller offsets a lifetime of travel with donation to The National Forest
Stewart Wills is a man who has spent his life travelling the world. Conscious that many hundreds of flights had stacked up a significant amount of 'carbon debt', he was inspired by articles in the press at the time of the Climate Change Conference in Paris last year, to contact the National Forest Company (NFC) and discuss making a personal donation.
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National Forest's 25th Anniversary
I had the good fortune to sit down with Susan Bell OBE recently and talk about the early days of The National Forest.
We had arranged to film her as part of an archive project in this, the Forest's 25th anniversary year.
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Grown in Britain on Exmoor
We support Grown in Britain in its work to increase the supply of British timber destined for use by local people and businesses. Whether it's to heat our homes, in the construction of new buildings, or for retailers to create wood products that shape our everyday lives.
Tuesday, 19th July 2016
Free hedgerow trees are available to landowners within the 200 square miles of The National Forest, to help combat the threats from a variety of pests and diseases to valuable mature trees that feature in our landscape.
Friday, 8th July 2016
The National Forest turns 25 in 2016 and the National Forest Company (NFC) is inviting everyone who lives or works in – or visits – The National Forest, to help create a snapshot of the Forest. Everyone is invited to send in images, video, music or words and share what the Forest means to them.
Blog: Woodland Edge
From Measham to Leicester on the back road, you pass the mine's bund, a newly turfed embankment on a grand scale, like a whale which has swum up the Thames and got stranded. Week by week mounds of soil appear and change shape: we have, temporarily, a rusty brown Arizonian backdrop to the lovely Swepstone church.
Wednesday, 27th November 2013
How seductive are the saturated colours of 'Africa', the latest wildlife series with David Attenborough's name against it. The shots are often semi-abstract, reminiscent of the 'Earth from the Air' photos we loved about a decade ago.
Wednesday, 6th February 2013