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.
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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.
Wednesday, 25th September 2013
Visit now for a bumper season of colour and activity all around The National Forest. It's the ideal time for crisp walks and crunching leaves underfoot. Enjoy food and drink fairs, Halloween and fireworks. Curl up beside a log fire in a pub. Or cocoon yourself in the calm of a luxury spa.
Tuesday, 3rd September 2013
PHS Direct, sponsor of The National Forest, is sending a record number of competitors to this year's National Forest 10K, which kicks off from Conkers Discovery Centre on Sunday 15 September.
Blog: Woodland Edge
"I'd like to be an Astronaut." When I gave this response to the careers advisor at school, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin had a lot to answer for.
Tuesday, 6th August 2013
It's often implied, in our multi-riven country, that to live in a town or a city is 'modern' and to live elsewhere, isn't. Quite what's meant by this isn't always clear to me, but away from the urban, life is apparently traditional, a refuge from the hustle and bustle; it's not where innovation is expected to happen, that's for sure.
Friday, 22nd March 2013