The National Forest - Lives Transformed
Our new film tells the powerful story of how The National Forest has changed the lives of three residents, Mark, Paige and David.
- Watch Now: The National Forest - Lives Transformed.
Pick it up and take it home!
The National Forest Company Chief Executive speaks out against those leaving their dog mess in the Forest.
The National Forest Company (NFC) and local landowners are working together to tackle the problem of dog mess on pathways and woodlands in The National Forest.
- Read more: Full Press Release
A Visit to Minorca Opencast Mine
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.
- Read more: Full Blog Post
Latest news from Central Rivers Initiative
The National Forest Company is part of the Central Rivers Initiative, a partnership working to shape the restoration of the river valley between Burton, Lichfield and Tamworth, creating beautiful places where people can explore and enjoy water, landscape and wildlife.
Tuesday, 29th October 2013
This weekend make the most of the beautiful autumn sunshine and collect acorns to grow your very own oak tree to plant in The National Forest.
Wednesday, 10th July 2013
Advance tickets are now on sale for the National Forest Wood Fair, one of the most popular country events in the Midlands. Held in the stunning setting of Beacon Hill Country Park in Leicestershire, on the south eastern tip of The National Forest, over 100 exhibitors and demonstrators will be gathered on Monday 26 August for a wonderful day filled with trees, timber and all things related to woodlands and timber industries.
Blog: Woodland Edge
We were out in the woods recently. Some of us get out a lot, and some of us don't. But we escaped the office and met Ian Frogatt of the Woodland Trust to look at how the Trust is looking after Martinshaw Wood, visible from the M1 in Leicestershire.
Wednesday, 25th September 2013
I took my hot sticky self to Calke Abbey the other day to see their new Garden of Imagination.
Wednesday, 17th July 2013