William Worsley appointed Chair of the National Forest Company
The National Forest Company is delighted to announce the appointment of William Worsley as its new Chair, effective from 1 April this year.
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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Why trees are important for communities
The University of Derby's Buxton campus will host a public lecture on why putting trees at the heart of England has helped communities prosper.
Speaker: Dr Sophie Churchill OBE
Thursday 28 May
Thursday, 16th July 2015
Ambassadors for The National Forest joined directors and staff to celebrate 20 years of the National Forest Company.
Friday, 26th June 2015
The Woodland Trust has made improvements to Foxley Wood, one of its key woodlands in The National Forest, close to the village of Linton, in South Derbyshire. Trees have been thinned and undergrowth removed, and local users of the wood are already benefiting from the work which was carried out with assistance from the National Forest Company (NFC).
Blog: Woodland Edge
Out and about in The National Forest at the weekend? If youíre headed for your local woodland, donít panic if you hear the sound of chainsaws!
Friday, 14th March 2014
Sophie and Carol visited Snibston and Donisthorpe over the weekend and shared some great community life in the Forest.
Monday, 27th January 2014